Sea Kayak and SUP Tours and Instruction
June to Labor Day (Sept.)
We are dedicated to providing the best sea kayak tours in Maine, with excellent service and lots of fun. Tours are offered daily and instruction is included, with all skill levels welcome. Learn more about our scheduled tours below. Contact us today to make your reservation.
What to bring: Please wear non-cotton clothing and comfy shoes/sandals that can get wet. Pack a raincoat/windbreaker, a small snack and water (we have water for purchase at the shop in case you forget it.)
One of the best days of my life! The porpoises, the seals, the guide…what a gift!
Thank you for two great trips- the fog and sun were both beautiful!
This was the most fun I have had in Maine. What an awesome way to connect with nature. We saw osprey, porpoises and harbor seals!! Thank you.
SEA KAYAK TOURS
$50 per person (all skill levels)
$30 for kids less than 70 pounds
The Lighthouse Tour This tour consists of 15 minutes of instruction prior to a 45- minute trip on the water to the Marshall Point Lighthouse highlighted in the movie Forrest Gump. This tour is recommended first time paddlers.
Monday-Saturday: 8 am. Please arrive at 7:45 am.
Morning Island Hop Excursion
$70 per person (all skill levels)
$35 for kids less than 70 pounds
This is a great trip for those who want to spend more time on the water. We launch from Port Clyde Harbor and get a view of the local fishing fleet and Marshall Point. We visit our resident pod of porpoise at porpoise cove and then stop at a private island. We beach the kayaks and give you the opportunity to explore the shore-line before returning to Port Clyde.
Tours are 2.5 hours on the water, allow a half-day.
Monday-Saturday: 10 am. Please arrive at 9:30 am. We will be back at the shop around 12:30-12:45 pm.
Deep Cove Excursion
$60 per person (all skill levels)
$30 for kids less than 70 pounds
This trip is extremely popular with people who are looking for a shorter paddle. We launch from Port Clyde Harbor and get a view of the local fishing fleet and Marshall Point. We visit our resident pod of porpoise at porpoise cove and return to Port Clyde. We frequently encounter surface feeding mother and juvenile porpoise in our midst.
Tours are 1.5 hours on the water.
Monday-Saturday: 2 pm. Please arrive at 1:30 pm. We will be back at the shop around 3:30-3:45.
*For kayak tours, kids under 70 pounds sit in the middle hatch in a tandem kayak (minimum age of 3), between a front and back paddler from the same group. For children above 70 pounds, we require a minimum age of 10 for paddling. Please call the shop if you have an experienced younger child. If a kid is under 16 years old, an accompanying adult needs to be on the tour too or you can schedule a private tour.
SUP (Stand up Paddle) Lighthouse Tour
$50 per adult
$30 for kids
Get out on the water early to paddle to Marshall Point lighthouse in a small group. We offer tours Monday-Saturday 8am-9am (please show up at the shop at 7:45am).
Tours are 1 hour.
For SUP tours, we have a minimum age of 10. Please call the shop if you have an experienced younger child. If a child is under 16, an accompanying adult needs to be on the tour too or you can schedule a private tour. Please contact us for private tours for younger children/unaccompanied children.
Kayak and SUP Private Tours and Instruction
$100 if 1 person and $75 per person if 2-4 people (per hour).
Please contact us to schedule a private tour or instruction lesson.
- We need a credit card to hold a reservation.
- We require 24 hours notice to cancel a tour, and 96 hours for rentals. Anything less will be charged 50%.
- Our trips run fog, rain or shine. For obvious reasons, we can not guarantee perfect weather. We will not take clients out in dangerous conditions.
- Port Clyde Kayaks will not refund for cancellations made by participants due to perceived inclement weather. However, if Port Clyde Kayaks cancels a trip due to unsafe weather conditions, you will receive a full refund or have the option to reschedule.