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Address: 957 Steamboat Slough Rd, #1, Skamokawa, WA 98647
Phone Number: 360-747-1044
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Activities: Kayaking
Description: Columbia River Kayaking provides kayak tours and instruction at all skill...
Columbia River Kayaking provides kayak tours and instruction at all skill levels, with access to two National Wildlife Refuges, the Lewis and Clark trail and the remains of old cannery towns and native village sites. We specialize in historical and natural history tours, and can accommodate large groups of all kinds.In the spring of 2013, we moved to the Skamokawa Landing building, at 957 Steamboat Slough Rd, a few hundred yards from our old location.
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Great trip. Great guide.

Thanks to Levi for such a great trip. We really enjoyed the info he was able to pass along and his patience getting me into a kayak.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 19, 2015
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Beaverton, Oregon
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Beaverton, Oregon
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36 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Thanks to Levi for such a great trip. We really enjoyed the info he was able to pass along and his patience getting me into a kayak.

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Portland, OR
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29 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

No rentals. Only tours. I can't afford a tour, and I don't want to go with a group. It would have been really nice if you could just rent kayaks. As a result, they received no business from me.

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Crestline, California
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Fantastic experience! Andrew, Mark, and Katie really know the Columbia River and the best and safest times to be kayaking in different areas of the river according to the tides. With gentle humor and contagious enthusiasm, they provided clear and detailed instructions and demonstrations for what to expect while kayaking on the river. And Andrew, especially, knows the birds and... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

The team of Andrew, Levi and Katie trained us well and ushered us through 3 days of gorgeous paddling. They knew how to work the tides and helped us just enough to give us a solid foundation and a sense of independence. Their knowledge of the flora, fauna and history of the area is unmatched. We were blessed with "merry... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

First time even getting close to a kayak. Everyone was very kind and helpful. Our instructors were Andrew, Levi, and Katie. Brought their own skills knowledge and entertainment to the water. The equipment was top notch. Before we began everything was discussed, safety rules, the equipment and use. What their roles as instructors were. Encouraging me as nervous first timer... More 

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San Francisco
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47 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Katie was a great guide. We took the Newcomer's 3 hour tour of the north side of the Columbia River. September is a great time to visit.

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Northern California
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This is a great company, offering personal and group kayaking tours. The guides are experts and throughly knowledgable about the flora and fauna of the Columbia River. They provided an exquisite introduction to a group of Road Scholars, all of whom left richer for the experience. Mark, Andrew, and Levi provided professionalism, care, and warmth throughout our trip, sharing their... More 

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Sedgwick, Maine
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53 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

A wonderful setting with very experienced guides and a good selection of boats. No dislikes. We will return.

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Oregon
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Thank you, Levi for a wonderful morning of kayaking. We traveled in the main channel with the tide and returned thru the refuge. Excellent instruction and quality equipment.

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Oregon
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We had such a good time with a "re-introduction" to kayaking at Columbia River Kayaking. We did a private tour for two of us with Mark. He is a good teacher and provided plenty of instruction so that we felt comfortable. He included lots of interesting information about natural history of the area. The equipment was in good shape and... More 

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