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Karen's Kayaks

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Guided nature/wildlife kayak tours & rentals. Mobile outfitter- we bring the equipment to you at no extra charge. Over 15 years of paddling experience, American Canoe Assoc (ACA) trained, Florida Professional Paddle-Sports Assoc. Specializing in...more
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221 W Hibiscus Blvd, Melbourne, FL 32901-3044
+1 321-848-8416
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Reviewed April 2, 2017

Karen is professional, friendly and informative, with good equipment. We were privileged to see the manatees playing, an alligator, nesting blue herons, dolphins... We thoroughly enjoyed the trip.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank jrsalza
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

We have now used Karen on 3 different occasions to explore the waterways around Melbourne,FL. We have taken our adult daughters along with us each trip .Crane Creek and Indian River at Honest Johns Fish Camp yielded excellent birds,marine life and an occasional alligator ....More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Scott A
Reviewed March 6, 2017

Party of 4 kayaked with Karen on Crane Creek. She provided the kayaks, paddles and life jackets. The trip started with a safety briefing then out into the harbor at Front Street Park. We saw a pair of nesting herons. Then paddled out and into...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Gail M
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Karen is very knowledge and you will have a great time viewing manatees, dolphins, and lots of different birds while relaxing in nature. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Gary J
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

Karen knowledge of the area directed our group of 4 to great sights of manatees, dolphins and a variety of Florida birds. It was a warm winter, sunday day on the water. Karen's vast knowledge of the animals, birds and reptiles made for a special...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Steve F
Reviewed February 2, 2017

We had a great experience today with Karen! She takes your group out to fantastic spots and knows where to find wildlife and is able to help you if you are new to kayaking. She's so professional and helpful, honestly, you can't go wrong here....More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank elledufour
Reviewed November 15, 2016

I've been out with Karen before. She is tremendous. Good boats, always punctual, knows the terrain and very knowledgeable about the fauna and flora. My favorite place is Turkey Creek - give it a go

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank MichaelandAnn
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

When in or near Melbourne we always join Karen on an amazing paddle! She points out wildlife and is knowledgable in water safety and the area! This is a must when in Florida!! My kids absolutely love this activity and so do I! Thank you...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank TomesAmber
Reviewed August 23, 2016

We booked the Kayaking in advance. Karen provided excellent communications following our booking with a text the day before to make sure we had the launch site and time details .Karen is really friendly, very knowable and talks passionately about the area and wildlife that...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank leond551
Reviewed July 25, 2016

We had a great time on our kayaking tour. It was at a pace we could enjoy and even those without experience could keep up. We didn't see any manatees up close due to weather and creek conditions but did see dolphins, history, a gator...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Kathy E
March 25, 2015|
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Response from JaneRussel | Reviewed this property |
Likely, if she is physically fit. If she is not, there are two-person kayaks, so she could be a passenger and not paddle. She would have to sit in the kayak for about 3 hours. There is no getting up and moving around. I... More