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The Kayak Shack

Open today: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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Great Help and Team!

Mitchell and Frank did an excellent job! We could not have asked for a better explanation on where... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
Islamorada, Florida
Best Kayaking experience ever!

The staff was very friendly and explained everything to us very well before we left. Me and my... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
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77522 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3813
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All reviewsmangrove tunnelsgave us a maprobbie's marinababy sharksmangrove channelsgreat adventurehour jet ski tourfishguided tourstate parkthe hungry tarponamazing experienceocean sideexplained everythingshallow waterlots of funthese guys
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

Mitchell and Frank did an excellent job! We could not have asked for a better explanation on where to go (Shark nursery is awesome - little baby sharks - very cool). Plus, the help with the kids getting in and coming back was Perfect. Thanks...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

The staff was very friendly and explained everything to us very well before we left. Me and my husband decided to go over to the island and do some snorkeling and it was amazing. I've never been so close to the beautiful yellow colored fish...More

1  Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Some friends and I were recommended by our server, Sam, after having an awesome lunch at the Hungry Tarpon. The service at the restaurant was so great we figured a kayak your would be equally satisfying! Jason was our kayak guide and did a great...More

1  Thank RoseM1972
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We did the two hour jet ski tour- It was fun and we stopped to snorkel for a bit. We returned several days later to kayak to Indian Key Island and saw beautiful orange sea stars. Then kayaked in the mangroves. Service and help were...More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 27 May 2017

In the morning we did the bay side and mangroves. Lots of baby sharks - cool stuff. Saw lots of birds and then went through mangrove tunnels. Very fun, but you should bring mosquito spray. This took 2 hrs. Then we paddled to the ocean...More

2  Thank Richard L
Reviewed 25 May 2017

My husband and I went on a two-hour jet ski tour from the Kayak Shack. The guide was great. Since we'd never driven a jet ski, we had trouble getting the hang of driving the ski but the guide (I believe his name was Jason)...More

1  Thank Elizabeth P
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We had a great one-hour kayak adventure there! Great scenery! We really enjoyed it! This is the place you don't want to miss. My parents and I wanted to try kayaking but we have ZERO experience. We heard other people suggesting this place so we...More

Thank Shiqi S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We rented two single kayaks and went on the mangrove adventure. It was a pleasant adventure until we were in one of the mangrove channels and came upon an alligator along side the water. As soon as we were paddling past, the alligator entered the...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

The jet skis were newer and well maintained. Easily accommodated two big guys 220 lbs each. All fins and snorkels supplied as well as Wet suits and polarized glasses. Jeff was a great guide. Ski trip came w free half day kayak that they told...More

1  Thank sbrjay
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

This was an awesome kayaking adventure. Great people and great sights. We were also able to feed the carpon fish from the docks. Great price. Had single and tandem kayaks!

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23 March 2017|
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Response from john s | Property representative |
Hello Thanks for inquiring about the Kayak Shack we have beautiful shallow water that's super clear with small sharks, rays, jellyfish and starfish. We generally do a self-guided tour with trail maps and a full orientation... More
Sandra P
5 September 2016|
Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
They rent them but I'm not sure if you can launch your own there? There are plenty of spots nearby you could launch however.