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Crystal Seas Kayaking - Day Tours

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Address: 40 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250
Phone Number: +1 877-732-7877
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description: Kayak Tours, Sea Kayaking Trips & Multi-Sport Vacations

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"Brilliant guides - knowledgeable, professional and fun - and incredibly beautiful experience! Would highly recommend to anyone!"

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

"Brilliant guides - knowledgeable, professional and fun - and incredibly beautiful experience! Would highly recommend to anyone!"

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Issaquah, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

William and Julian were fun and knowledgeable and we will definitely go with Crystal Seas again. They pointed out many interesting things in the sea and on the land as well as how to paddle.

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Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

We did the 3 day 2 night kayak-camping trip. The equipment was in good condition which made the trip more enjoyable. Our guide Steve was very personable and did a great job making sure we were taken care of. The quality of the meals were very good especially considering we had to bring in everything ourselves. Steve did a great... More 

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South Portland, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

Let me just say - I do not kayak - I'm closer to senior citizen than middle age now. This was difficult for me; however, worth a bit of pain because the scenery was magnificent and we were fortunate to see orcas very close to us (including a baby!) - truly a highlight of our trip. The company is very... More 

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Culpeper, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This was our second 3-hr tour with Crystal Seas Kayaking, and though their guides have changed since 2001, the quality of service and emphasis on safety have not. Despite not having a reservation, our guide (Kenzie... a Jessica Alba look-alike!) was available and waiting for us when we arrived just an hour or so after having called. The kayak and... More 

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Madison, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

"This was our second time to kayak with your company and we would highly recommend it. I've observed other kayak tours on the island putting in and taking out and there is no comparison to your company with regard to professionalism and safety of your customers! Thank you for providing such a quality experience!!!"

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Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We came for the 3 hour tour and hope to return for a longer trip in the future! We learned a lot from our guide Erin about the local flora and fauna, saw a number of bald eagles, and came upon a group of harbor seals. We all had a great time! Gear and kayaks were all in great condition... More 

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Friday Harbor, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

My sister and I had a wonderful "sister date" with Crystal Seas Kayaking.We went on the sunset tour and it was absolutely incredible. Our guide Erin was so confident and knowledgeable and made us all feel very safe and comfortable. No matter what experience level you are, the kayaks are sturdy and the pace was perfect. During out trip we... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Molly was a really great guide. Altho our group was diverse in paddling skills (first ocean paddle for most of us), she kept us together and informed. Also, we also really appreciated her "summoning" the orcas to swim by us as well! In all, it was a spectacular day and a wonderful and thrilling paddle with good equipment and would... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

We had a wonderful time on our 3-hour kayaking tour last week. Kinsey and Carrie were our guides and they were a lot of fun, and very knowledgeable about the area. The waters were pretty calm so we went further than originally planned and came back with the wind at our backs so it was an easy ride. We saw... More 

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Additional Information about Crystal Seas Kayaking - Day Tours

Address: Address: 40 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250
Phone Number: +1 877-732-7877
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  San Juan Islands  >  San Juan Island  >  Friday Harbor
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

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