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About Adventure Paddle Tours
Adventure Paddle Tours is Summit County's one and only premier Kayak/SUP outfitter. We specialize in family oriented guided trips on Lake Dillon. Trips are 2.5 hours putting in and taking out at the Frisco Bay Marina. Our professional guide staff is trained in Kayak safety, instruction and the occasional story telling. We pride ourselves in our commitment and dedication to our environment and believe the only way to live is outside. So please join us at the "office" we call a Kayak and experience Summit County like so few ever have before. Women and yes men grab your spray skirts, PFD's and a paddle and we hope to see you on the water!
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Island Kayak Tour

2 hours 30 minutes
from $59.00
Our 2.5-hour Island Tour is our number one selling kayak tour for a decade! We do offer other tours and times through our website. This kayak tour is great for beginners looking to learn how to kayak or for experienced kayakers looking for a certified local guide to point out the sights. The Island tour can paddle up to 7 miles and will include sights of some of the tallest peaks in the state, including two 14,000 peaks, Grays and Torreys, the Gore Range and the Ten Mile Range. Guests can expect to see numerous types of birds including our resident Bald Eagles, Ospreys, and Great Blue Herons. On rare occasions, Moose, Beavers and Mule deer can be spotted. This is a fully narrated​ Eco-tour from your kayak, stories can include mining history, Moose ecology or Native American History. Each tour is different and exciting! Since this is a group activity please arrive promptly. Those arriving untimely will be asked to reschedule their trip based on availability. There will be no refund.
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The guide was patient as well as entertaining! We had never kayak'ed before, and he was so helpful! What a beautiful location!
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I have toured with Adventure Paddle Tours three times. Once in Naples and twice in Frisco. I have been impressed with both my guides, Kyle and Ryan. They are true professionals that make every effort to see that their clients have a safe, fun adventure. I look forward to my
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Our guide was very knowledgeable and kept us safe. We couldn't have asked for better weather. I highly recommend.
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We had a great time out on Lake Dillon - our guide told us all about the history of the lake and stories about the surrounding area. We had perfect weather and calm water - this tour would be great for all ages and I would absolutely recommend to anyone wanting a unique
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The guide was very helpful and ensured safety first. He also shared plenty of stories about the flora and fauna. The lake was splendid. I recommend it :)
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