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What We Offer

Introduction to Sea Kayaking
Sea kayaking is a lifetime sport that takes you to beautiful places.  Learn the basic paddle strokes and safety to get started!  2 hours/$90

Advanced Sea Kayaking
Once you have the basics down, go further and learn advanced techniques like rolling, kayak surfing and rescues.  We’ll help you perfect your skills as you progress as kayaker.  2 hours/$90

Introduction to Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Take a 1-hour lesson to learn basic strokes and techniques with a skilled instructor so that you can feel confident setting out on your own.  1 hour/$75

Things to Know

“Katie is a very skilled instructor, encouraging and pushed me a bit as I requested. She also somehow managed to keep an eye on my stroke and the beautiful wildlife around us so I could enjoy both.”  -Noreen, TripAdvisor

Gear Rentals
If you don’t bring your own kayak or SUP, you can rent one from us. Rentals include kayak or SUP, paddles and PFD’s.  Just let us know when you are booking if you’ll need gear, too!

Bring a Friend
You can bring along a friend for no additional charge, so split the lesson fee and double your fun!

ACA Certified Instructors
All of our guides are certified by the American Canoe Association (ACA), an organization that qualifies paddlers through training courses and set standards.  Meet Our Guides

Safety Workshops
Throughout the year, we offer workshops that focus on the safety side of paddling, including proper gear, creating a float plan, tides and weather.  Subscribe to our mailing list (check EDUCATION) to find out when they are being offered.

Want to Get Certified?
Advanced certification for BCU (British Canoe Union) and ACA (American Canoe Association) is available with Tom Nickels of RiverWind Kayak.  Every year, he teaches kayak certification courses from our Shem Creek location in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. Email us and we’ll let you know when classes are offered.