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Beaufort Kayak Tours

Beaufort, SC
+1 843-525-0810
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Great Family Fun

We took a large group age range from 7 to 44 years, Somehow David and Kim were able to keep all our... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Durham, North Carolina
Kim and David made it a great experience

We went out on the salt marsh ecology tour. Kim and David were terrific instructors and guides. I... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2017
Terri O
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Owner-operated Beaufort Kayak Tours provides narrated natural and cultural history tours in the scenic waters of Beaufort County. Kayak with Kim and David to visit historical downtown Beaufort, the secluded ACE Basin, or the palm-studded lagoon of Hunting Island. Discover our area's Civil War history, the impact of rice culture, and the mysteries of the salt marsh and barrier islands. Please visit our website for more information.
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+1 843-525-0810
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

We took a large group age range from 7 to 44 years, Somehow David and Kim were able to keep all our attentions. With a little biology, a little kayak and a lot of fun. We were lucky enough to get a beautiful day, but...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We went out on the salt marsh ecology tour. Kim and David were terrific instructors and guides. I love to try activities like this, but I am older and have a relatively sedentary job, so I am always hesitant, wondering if I am getting over...More

Thank Terri O
Reviewed 24 April 2017

It was a beautiful day in April and we were so fortunate to have signed up for the ACE Basin Tour with Kim and Lisa. The scenery was amazing and Kim's various history descriptions were fascinating. This tour made for a very memorable day. Tandem...More

Thank Todd B
Reviewed 13 April 2017

My wife and I just returned home from a trip to Harbor Island/Beaufort for Spring Break...one of the highlights was the ACE Basin Kayak Tour with Kim and David! We saw beautiful scenery and plenty of wildlife, including a variety of birds and a couple...More

1  Thank Eddie C
Reviewed 13 April 2017

My husband and I joined a small group kayaking tour at sunset in the ACE Basin in mid-March. The weather was perfect and made for an easy paddle. We saw many birds, but some of the highlights of the evening were the two nesting pairs...More

1  Thank PapaverGirl
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We did the ACE basin trip. It is clear that the owners David and Kim run these trips because of their love for the area. We had a beautiful day and learned about the history of the area. On the surface, you might think the...More

1  Thank steve4tarheels
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We did the ACE Basin tour with Kim just after Hurricane Mathew. We weren't even sure we were going to keep the Beaufort portion of our trip but we're so glad we did and so glad we found Beaufort Kayak Tours. We knew very little...More

1  Thank Jana T
Reviewed 7 September 2016

On Labor Day weekend, our family of three joined Kim and David for the Dolphin and Salt Marsh Eco Tour. Our group size was pleasantly small (7 guests), so we could easily "huddle" our kayaks together now and then with David and Kim to pass...More

1  Thank DawndyR
Reviewed 31 August 2016

So glad we didn't just rent kayaks and go into the water on our own. It was great having Kim and David's expertise, informing us about tides and wind conditions. We were not able to go out on open water due to these conditions, but...More

1  Thank conniebee2014
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

David and Kim led our family (6 adults and 4 kids, ages 5 to 11) on a really fun and educational salt marsh tour. They were great guides and did an amazing job keeping the kids and adults entertained! They answered SO many questions and...More

Thank ReviewsbyRyan
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Terri O
28 May 2017|
Response from Todd B | Reviewed this property |
You will absolutely love it!
16 April 2017|
Response from Pedal-Paddle-Eat | Property representative |
Hi Nancy-welcome back! I do have a trip next Saturday (4/22) in the ACE Basin from 9:00-11:30. If that works with your schedule let me know and I will send details; do you have a new email address? I will need to get current... More
4 April 2017|
Response from Pedal-Paddle-Eat | Property representative |
Hi Julie-thanks for the follow up phone call. Will be in touch this evening or early tomorrow morning if I can get you on the sunset ACE Basin trip tomorrow.