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Beaufort Kayak Tours

Beaufort, SC
+1 843-525-0810
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Wonderful kayak trip

So glad we didn't just rent kayaks and go into the water on our own. It was great having Kim and... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2016
Carmel, Indiana
Awesome family kayak trip

David and Kim led our family (6 adults and 4 kids, ages 5 to 11) on a really fun and educational... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
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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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Beaufort, SC
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

So glad we didn't just rent kayaks and go into the water on our own. It was great having Kim and David's expertise, informing us about tides and wind conditions. We were not able to go out on open water due to these conditions, but...More

1  Thank conniebee2014
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

David and Kim led our family (6 adults and 4 kids, ages 5 to 11) on a really fun and educational salt marsh tour. They were great guides and did an amazing job keeping the kids and adults entertained! They answered SO many questions and...More

Thank ReviewsbyRyan
Reviewed 23 July 2016

This was our second tour with Kim and David. It is the best way to experience this beautiful area. They are both so knowledgeable about the area, the history, the ecology and biology. We went on the Dolphin ecology tour. We were able to see...More

Thank kristy59
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We had the best time on the Dolphin Salt Marsh Eco Tour. Kim and David are so knowledgeable and easy going. We had a mix of folks, some younger, some older. We did see two dolphins with fairly young calves and they were beautiful to...More

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

A great ride with Kim and David. Knowledgeable and personable guides; beautiful scenery; a trip not to miss for first time and experienced kayakers.

Thank marianmackle
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Twenty members of our Kayak Club travelled from Savannah GA to Hunting Island SC to take a 3 hour paddle with Kim & David. It was everything that was advertised. Kim is a wealth of information on the ecology of the island and David did...More

Thank Hammerpaddle
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

This was our third trip with Kim and David. As always, we had a great time and learned more about our coastal region. Both guides are friendly and very knowledgable about the Beaufort area. We paddled across the Fripp inlet on the hunt for Dolphins...More

Thank Ballard2014
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

I have to say this was one of the best kayaking experiences we have had (and we have had several). Great wildlife experience as we kayaked the lagoon out of Hunting Island. Kim and Dave were very knowledgeable and personable. We stopped for two breaks...More

Thank jennK99
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Dolphin Ecology Tour: Best kayaking experience ever! Kim and David run a top-notch operation, providing seasoned and novice kayakers with a seamless tour. With their expert and gentle guidance, we were confident of a great float and were not disappointed. The route was explained beforehand...More

1  Thank monapuppy543
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Best part of our vacation! We went out on the Hunting Island kayak tour. I'm so glad that we did, it was a fantastic experience. You drive into Hunting Island State Park, which is a great beach and then meet Kim and Dave at the...More

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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.