• Brian Cody
    Brian Cody

    Brian Cody is a Registered Maine Guide and the owner of Port Clyde Kayaks. He has over thirty years of experience in water sports and water sports instruction. His gift is patience. He has led kayak tours in Maui Hawaii, on the Hudson River, in Florida and here in mid-coast Maine. In addition to his love of kayaking, he is a certified Mistral Windsurf Instructor, wind surfer and has many years experience teaching board sailing. Brian has also become an avid paddle boarder. The sport is his latest passion. Brian also brings his experience as a lobsterman to his tours. Everybody seems curious about how those succulent little critters are harvested! Brian spends lots of time on the water here in Port Clyde and is an excellent tour guide and teacher.

  • George Goodwin
    George Goodwin

    George Goodwin is a resident of Hupper Island. He first came into the kayak shop when he was twelve years old. He tagged along on many a kayak tour and went on to become a registered Maine Sea Kayak Guide in 2013. George is a student at Harvard University and he enjoys spending time on Hupper Island. His love for the area and sea kayaking make him a fantastic tour guide.

  • Jon Sibley
    Jon Sibley

    Jon Sibley has been a lifelong summer resident of Port Clyde and recently retired after teaching for 31 years in the St. Paul  (MN) Public Schools.  He has spent much of the last ten summers kayaking the waters along the shores of the St. George peninsula and surrounding islands with his wife, Sue. Jon has taken a number of kayak classes, both in Maine and Minnesota, he joined Port Clyde Kayaks in 2006 after becoming a Registered Maine Sea Kayak Guide. His special interest is in the cultural history of the area.  He also feels one of the best ways to preserve and appreciate the natural beauty of the areas’ waters is to introduce people to kayaking.

  • Kyle Martin
    Kyle Martin

    A native to the area, Kyle Martin has enjoyed years of being surrounded by the natural beauties of Mid-coast Maine while growing up along the banks of the St. George River. After attending several years of college in Vermont he returned to Maine to attend The University of Maine Augusta and graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration. After years of being involved in outdoor activities such as climbing, ski instructing, and rowing, Kyle’s focus shifted to exploring the waters of mid-coast Maine. His introduction to the sport came at a very early age through kayaking classes and expeditions. He became a registered Maine Sea Kayak Guide in 2012. Much of his interest pertains to the natural history of the area and simply having fun on the water.

  • Thea Nielsen
    Thea Nielsen

    Thea Nielsen is a Registered Maine Sea Kayak Guide. She began kayaking at an early age in Western Massachusetts on ponds and rivers. After traveling around the world as an international development researcher, Thea moved to the Midcoast to enjoy the serenity and outdoors. She has a great appreciation for the beauty of Midcoast Maine and loves sharing it with others. When she’s not in a kayak, you can find her running alongside wild blueberry fields or hiking with her blue heeler. Thea is also a licensed EMT and serves in the U.S. Coast Guard Reserve.