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Best Day of our trip!

We traveled to Beaufort for 2 nights on our way from Charleston to Savannah on our "getting to know... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Hansi H
Best ever!

We visited friends in the Beaufort area and wanted to paddle. (We are experienced kayakers but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ridgeley WV
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Owner-operated Beaufort Kayak Tours provides narrated natural and cultural history tours in the scenic waters of Beaufort County. Kayak with Kim and David to visit historical downtown Beaufort, the secluded ACE Basin, or the palm-studded lagoon of Hunting Island. Discover our area's Civil War history, the impact of rice culture, and the mysteries of the salt marsh and barrier islands. Please visit our website for more information.
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“ace basin” (25 reviews)
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“kim david” (7 reviews)
Beaufort, SC
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We traveled to Beaufort for 2 nights on our way from Charleston to Savannah on our "getting to know the south" vacation. I wanted to get out on the water in kayaks and we really lucked out finding Beaufort Kayak tours. Kim and David are...More

Thank Hansi H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited friends in the Beaufort area and wanted to paddle. (We are experienced kayakers but mostly in class 1 and 2 mountain rivers.). A friend recommended Beaufort Kayak Tours, so we did the ACE Basin paddle. David and Kim use good touring kayaks that...More

Thank blueheninwv
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a beautiful educational relaxing experience. I will definitely be doing more tours! Cannot wait for our next trip!

Thank Jenny D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

David guided us through the rice plantation country. We saw a bald eagle in an osprey nest and David could answer nearly any question our group had, whether wildlife related, rice-related or history related. It was a wonderfully interesting, informative and just plain fun trip...More

Thank Dave Carol P
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful kayak tour with David and Kim. Early morning salt Marsh and dolphins made for a great experience. Appreciate your diligence in finding us dolphins. Best day if our trip.

Thank karenChicago
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I have done Kayak tours in both Carolinas and in Florida and this is by far the best. They are so professional, knowledgeable and fun that we have gone 2 years in a row. They use very good equipment and assist anyone in a very...More

Thank zeegirl123
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Group of 8 non Kayakers from Iowa took on the Salt Marsh tour and we loved it! Kim and David did a great job, including their communication prior to our tour as I had multiple questions. They were gracious and accommodating as they answered all...More

Thank Carny1230
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We took a large group age range from 7 to 44 years, Somehow David and Kim were able to keep all our attentions. With a little biology, a little kayak and a lot of fun. We were lucky enough to get a beautiful day, but...More

Thank lukejames52
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

We went out on the salt marsh ecology tour. Kim and David were terrific instructors and guides. I love to try activities like this, but I am older and have a relatively sedentary job, so I am always hesitant, wondering if I am getting over...More

Thank Terri O
Reviewed 24 April 2017

It was a beautiful day in April and we were so fortunate to have signed up for the ACE Basin Tour with Kim and Lisa. The scenery was amazing and Kim's various history descriptions were fascinating. This tour made for a very memorable day. Tandem...More

Thank Todd B
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Terri O
28 May 2017|
Response from Todd B | Reviewed this property |
You will absolutely love it!
16 April 2017|
Response from Pedal-Paddle-Eat | Property representative |
Hi Nancy-welcome back! I do have a trip next Saturday (4/22) in the ACE Basin from 9:00-11:30. If that works with your schedule let me know and I will send details; do you have a new email address? I will need to get current... More
3 April 2017|
Response from Pedal-Paddle-Eat | Property representative |
Hi Julie-thanks for the follow up phone call. Will be in touch this evening or early tomorrow morning if I can get you on the sunset ACE Basin trip tomorrow.