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9 Tuna Wharf, Rockport, MA 01966-1635
+1 978-546-5050
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Reviewed July 11, 2018

I had booked this trip on Monday. They said at that time they had one other couple. That they would like min of four. Its a long tour out and back...As being a Kayaker I have been in touch with the harbor master and Coast...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kathleen E
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Guides were excellent and attentive to our safety. Paddlers of single seat kayaks had sleek, light and fast models. the four Seniors in two tandem seat kayaks had tubby, heavy and slow models which will be replaced soon,the guides said. Thatcher Isl has the only...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 30, 2017

Highly recommend. It was the favorite thing of my husband and my sons to do. Paddled out to Thatcher's island. Beautiful day, great views, wonderful experience.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Went with another family that totaled 3 adults and three teenagers. We rented basic kayaks; two tandems and two singles. The staff were super friendly and helpful and provided us with the place to store our stuff and even offered to provide a waterproof bag...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank ZoZaMom
Reviewed September 13, 2016

i lived right up the street from NSK....folks there are always friendly and ready to get you going. They prep you with a little schooling and the do's and dont's of being on the water in a small craft. Just watch the weather and be...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank michael t
Reviewed September 12, 2016

The guys who run this shop are friendly and helpful. We rented bikes in the morning to visit various nearby beaches, then rented a sea kayak in the late afternoon and paddled to Straitsmouth Island. A nice, short, relaxing paddle when the sea is calm....More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Presentasagift
Reviewed August 22, 2016

I have been wanting to kayak to Thacher Island for over six years now and made it happen! My family was out of town so I decide to finally do it! It was a picture perfect Saturday in July. The sun was out, but not...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

We rented two kayaks for the tour to Thatcher Island. It was a beautiful day, and we had a great time. Really enjoyed the trip. The guides were good--though nothing really special, but we felt confident that we were in good hands should any problems...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank MetWestBOSman
Reviewed June 22, 2016

We set off for the two hour kayak tour with two great guides. The sea was rough outside the harbor, but we paddled on and had a great morning. The guides were very accommodating and took half of the group back to the harbor when...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Mary E
Reviewed November 4, 2015

I took my three kids on a kayaking tour as it was different than the other locations we have done kayaking tours. First, these guys are very professional and can adapt to kids as well as adults. They are focused on safety and balance it...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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