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Atlantic Kayak

13600 King Charles Ter, Fort Washington, MD 20744-6503
+1 301-292-6455
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A Wonderful Visit to the Ghost Fleet

Not only great kayak trip but also a fun history of the mysterious Mallows Bay sunken ships. Also... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dorothy Joyce H
Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
Mallows Bay ghost fleet - Fascinating history, nature and fun

We came from Pennsylvania because we were fascinated by the ship graveyard in the bay - and it was... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
Kathie M
Allentown, PA
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13600 King Charles Ter, Fort Washington, MD 20744-6503
+1 301-292-6455

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not only great kayak trip but also a fun history of the mysterious Mallows Bay sunken ships. Also, saw plenty of wildlife including osprey nest, bald eagles and turkey buzzards.

Thank Dorothy Joyce H
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We came from Pennsylvania because we were fascinated by the ship graveyard in the bay - and it was well worth the trip! Atlantic Kayak ran a well-organized, informative, professional tour operation from start to finish. Judy and her assistants were very friendly and helpful...More

Thank Kathie M
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I love this spot! Such a little golden nugget. The service was incredible and the location is PERFECT. We brought our pup and kayaked for about two hours. We will be back, but next time with a lunch! Thanks for the fun!!! Tip- Stop by...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Judy L, Owner at Atlantic Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Thank you so much for the review. Glad you and your dog enjoyed it, and we look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 17 October 2016

Kayak on Mallow's Bay with AKC was a wonderful experience. Professional, attentive and goes beyond the normal tour operators to ensure your experience provides years of memories. From beginners, which we were, to the expert Kayaker attention to detail is provided to all. From exploring...More

1  Thank Dave B
Reviewed 3 October 2016

My husband and I had such a great time on the Smithsonian Mallows Bay tour with our AKC guides Judy and Jeremy. Judy, the owner, was engaging, knowledgeable and flexible - she let the group set the pace and left lots of room for questions...More

Thank koningsarah
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We booked a couple of solo kayaks in Indian Head, MD to kayak the Mattawoman creek. What a blast, we got to see a bald eagle, egrets, hurons and ospreys during our trip. We were out on the water for about 2 hours and only...More

Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 10 August 2016

I recently booked a Mallows Bay "Ghosts of the Potomac" guided kayak tour for a group of 16 friends and coworkers. Judy, our trip coordinator and guide, was very helpful and gave us great tips to make the trip more enjoyable for our group of...More

Thank OurArizonafamily
Reviewed 23 July 2016

In early June I tried to book a sunset kayak tour for July 3rd, when I was going to be in DC visiting my daughter and son-in-law. The date didn't show on the calendar, and this should have been the first red flag- so I...More

Thank arcadian7
Judy L, Owner at Atlantic Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2016

Thank you for the feedback. Atlantic Kayak Company conducts most of its programs for pre-organized groups, such as the Smithsonian Associates. We do not offer many tours to the general public, which is why there aren’t many dates for these types of tours on our...More

Reviewed 16 July 2016

We did a Smithsonian tour with Atlantic Kayak. Jody, who is the owner, is very knowledgeable about the area, which was the lost fleet on the Potomac. The kayaks were all doubles, her staff were very nice and we had water and a treat. VERY...More

Thank Stuart_in_DC
Reviewed 15 July 2016

My son and I took a kayak tour of Mallows Bay, MD with the Smithsonian Associates on July 14. The tour was lead by Judy Lathrop, owner/operator of Atlantic Kayak. Ms. Lathrop was personable, professional, and well informed about the history of Mallows Bay, one...More

Thank Wil003S
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