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Barrier Island Excursions - CLOSED

1111 Newton Dr, Southport, NC 28461-2698
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Paddleboard Tour

John Dean took us on a great paddleboard tour! He was very informative and interesting. We paddles... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2016
James B
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Anniversary

My husband and I decided to go paddle boarding to celebrate our 15th year anniversary. Jon took us... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2016
YForster11
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Stand Up Paddle Boarding(SUP)Tours and Scenic Boat Tours. We provide a series of tours focusing on transporting clients into our unique pristine coastal landscapes around Southport, Oak Island, & Bald Head Island. We provide both Land-Based & Boat-Assisted SUP Tours + Scenic Boat tours aboard our 38' 1938 Matthews Cruiser, providing a fast & comfortable way to approach the coastal landscape
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7 Aug 2016
“Paddleboard Tour”
26 Jun 2016
“Anniversary”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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1111 Newton Dr, Southport, NC 28461-2698
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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

John Dean took us on a great paddleboard tour! He was very informative and interesting. We paddles through the estuary and saw Dolphins! My husband had never paddleboarded before and John was patient and helpful in getting him used to the board.

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Reviewed 26 June 2016

My husband and I decided to go paddle boarding to celebrate our 15th year anniversary. Jon took us on a fun, relaxing tour. He even took pictures for us so we'd remember the trip!

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Reviewed 25 June 2016

My family and I wanted to do something unique on our vacation so we decided to try paddleboarding. None of us had ever been before, so we were a little nervous yet excited. John is an awesome and patient instructor. I would definitely recommend Barrier...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Great tour! My friend and I took an 8 am tour and I would definitely go again. It was my first time paddle boarding and Jon was a great instructor that didn't overload us with too many directions at once. Saw lots of local wildlife...More

Thank Sheena R
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Reviewed 17 June 2016

When I spoke with Barrier Island Excursions (BIE) I was booking a surprise trip for my wife and child (9 year old girl). None of us had ever been on a paddle board and when I broke the news to the family they were excited...More

Thank Quillon O
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Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

My friend and I paddleboard on the lake all the time and asked John to take us on the river. It's not a trip he does much but he was very accommodating and a great safety-minded guide with a sense of adventure and local knowledge....More

Thank Eleanor G
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Reviewed 27 August 2015

I did this SUP tour with my best friends as part of my bachelorette weekend. It was one of my favorite parts of the whole weekend! John was such a patient instructor and we had an amazing time. The scenery was beautiful and it was...More

Thank Samantha B
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

We had such a great time, thank you for keeping it fun and exciting. I'd recommend this tour group for anyone that wants to try out Stand Up Paddle Boarding in Southport. Our guide was so patient, funny and entertaining!

Thank Jackee_f
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

My friend's and I wanted to do something fun for the 'bride to be' that was different and active! This was such a wonderful experience! For most of us it was our first time paddle boarding. Our tour quide and host, Captain John, was great!...More

Thank Brandy B
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Reviewed 20 August 2015

My wife Marianne and I did a Stand -up Paddleboard Tour for the first time today. We chose Barrier Island Excursions and it was a very good choice. Our guide and host was Captain John and he was great to have as both an instructor...More

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