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Sunrise Canoe and Kayak

168 Main St, Machias, ME 04654-1120
+1 207-255-3375
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Rented Kayaks

We called ahead and these folks delivered a kayak to the home we are renting. The service was great... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2016
atlanta georgia
via mobile
Adventure Awaits

There are so many great riviers, pus the Machias Bay! We have used them more than once of a kayak... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2016
Lisa S
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168 Main St, Machias, ME 04654-1120
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Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We called ahead and these folks delivered a kayak to the home we are renting. The service was great and the price was fair.

Thank mariekay
Reviewed 19 May 2016

There are so many great riviers, pus the Machias Bay! We have used them more than once of a kayak day trip on the Machias River. Very accomodating.

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 23 September 2015

We have gone kayaking with Rob since 2007 on our every-other-year trips to Maine. We have always been greatly pleased with the experience. This year we had a different experience. As usual, the actual kayaking trip (Great Wass Island day trip) was terrific. However, we...More

1  Thank LJEMaryland
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Rented kayaks, at great expense, from these folks. Did not take one of their tours so can't comment on that. The line person was super nice but made a mistake regarding the rental price. The owner, in dealing with this, came across as quite hostile...More

1  Thank jimcool
Reviewed 21 August 2015

My wife and I arranged to go on a half-day kayak tour of Machias Bay. I first sent Sunrise Kayak an email to make arrangements, which was answered the same day. We showed up for the tour, were given life vests and a dry bag...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

I give 5 stars- the owner, Rob, was efficient and honest. He recommended the best trip given our experience and request. indeed, the river is beautiful, picturesque. Relatively easy to navigate. Great camp sites and there are plenty of them. We were lucky to have...More

Thank Sergey L
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Overall, this is a trek of a lifetime! Rob was incredible. He gave us a quick lesson at our launch point (the historic Gates House) and we were off. The trip was serene and the scenery along the way was beautiful. We put in at...More

Thank NieSam
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

This is a wonderful organization that know their stuff along making you feel welcomed and accommodating. I would definitely recommend them to anyone looking for this kind of adventure.

Thank Katie C
Reviewed 13 July 2015

I was visiting a family friend with my mom in Lubec who arranged this kayak trip. I did not know what to expect and I was blown away! Rob was easy going and we all felt comfortable from the beginning of the trip. We took...More

2  Thank Erika L
Reviewed 9 September 2014

Upon meeting Rob, we knew we were in good hands. This guy knows both the water and the history of the surrounds and our Machias Bay Tour was magnificent. It was quite windy by the time we got to the seal ledges and he made...More

Thank Tim O
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Karen F
Petroglyphs kyak tour available at this time ? Reservations needed ??
20 September 2016|
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Response from RobGuide | Property representative |
Yes and yes. All we need is an open date and 3 confirmed participants to run the Machias Bay kayak tour. Reservations can be confirmed with credit card over the phone at 207-255-3375.