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Amelia Island Kayak Excursions

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Recently I planned a last minute trip to Fernandina beach. The lady that booked our tour (Amber... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Olivia M
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I saw a post a couple years ago with the Cumberland horses on their FB page. I made it a plan to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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An award-winning family owned/operated kayaking business offering guided kayak tours through local inland waters, Cumberland Island, the Okefenokee Swamp, and the St. Marys & Suwannee Rivers paddles. The most popular tours are our local 2-hour...more
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Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Recently I planned a last minute trip to Fernandina beach. The lady that booked our tour (Amber) was so friendly and very informative on which excursion we should take since my husband nor I had ever been kayaking. We had the best time and so...More

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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for choosing us to be a part of your day, and we appreciate the awesome review! We are glad you enjoyed your time out on the water with us, and it would be fun to kayak again with your family! Happy Kayaking!

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I saw a post a couple years ago with the Cumberland horses on their FB page. I made it a plan to get to Amelia Island to kayak with this group. Amber, Aaron and Matk were incredible. The channel was a challenge for sure but...More

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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Your kind words and recommendation towards our guides and business are greatly appreciated! We love what we do, and we enjoy sharing our love for kayaking and the outdoors with our guests. We are glad you enjoyed our Cumberland Island trip, and thank you for...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I did the Lofton Creek trip one day and loved it so much that we booked the Cumberland trip for the next day! Both were fantastic. The Lofton Creek experience is an easy paddle down a beautiful calm river. So relaxing! This...More

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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We appreciate your choosing us to be a part of your day! Mark and Aaron love what they do, and thank you for your kind words. Both our Lofton Creek and Cumberland Island trips are so pretty, and we are glad you had an amazing...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

REALLY enjoyed this trip. This was our first guided kayak tour. We kayaked to Cumberland island got out, and toured the ruins and parts of the island then kayaked back to Amelia island. Mark and Amber were terrific. I called a couple of weeks before...More

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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your kind words towards our famiy's business. We love what we do, and we are glad that you enjoyed your time out on the water with us. Exploring via kayak is a great way to see an area. ~ Happy Kayaking, The...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are shopping around for someone to take you kayaking, please just stop right here. My husband and I came in from North Georgia. We have NEVER kayaked so I was a bit nervous about everything from sharks/alligators to being out of shape and...More

Thank Teresa H
AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We appreciate your taking the time to share with others about your experience with us. Your kind words and recommendation mean a great deal to this family business, and we are glad you enjoyed our Cumberland Island kayak trip. It would be great to kayak...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dolphins, pelicans, wild horses oh my! A wonderful adventure on a white sand beach filled with sanddollars and conches galore. Dolphins frolicked just a paddle board away as we kayaked soothing interstate waters. We caught a glimpse of the wild horses of Cumberland Island and...More

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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What a fun and descriptive review! We enjoyed reading it. Thank you for taking the time to share with others about your experience with us as it means a great deal to this family business. We are glad you enjoyed our Cumberland Island trip. This...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a fantastic guided tour from 6-8pm. The weather was amazing. Mark was well educated on the waters, what to see and how to stay safe. He took lots of photos and shared them with us via social media after the excursion. This is...More

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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We appreciate your kind words, and thank you for taking the time to share with others about your experience with us. We love what we do, and we are honored that we get to do what we love! Glad you enjoyed your time out on...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Three generations suited up to check out Loftons Creek with Amelia Island Kayak Excursions. From the phone call to the final handshake, everyone involved was joyful, courteous, and professional. This particular trip is very relaxing—all levels of experience with kayaks would be successful! From grandma...More

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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Three generations, that is awesome. Thank you for choosing us to be a part of your family's day. Making memories while out on the water! Your kind words and recommendation mean a great deal to this family business, and it would be great to kayak...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had never kayaked before. The rest of my family had. I decided to give it a try and not be left out of the fun. Our guides, Aaron and Madison, were fabulous. Most important, they made me feel safe and at ease. Then they...More

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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It means a lot to us that you chose our family's business to be a part of your 1st kayak experience. Our guides enjoy sharing their love for kayaking, and we are glad you you had a great experience exploring the area via kayak with...More

Reviewed August 11, 2018

We toured the Lofton Creek with Aaron; two kayaks, each with one adult and one kiddo. Our trip was lovely, and Aaron was engaging with adults and kids alike. He was knowledgeable about the creek itself and the area as a whole. This was totally...More

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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Thank you for choosing our famly's business to be a part of your family's day! We are glad you enjoyed your time on the water with us, and your kind words and recommendation mean a great deal. Happy Kayaking!

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bodebear
August 22, 2018|
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Response from AmeliaIslandKayak | Property representative |
Hi, we are sorry for the delayed response as the message just came through. In response, yes, young children are welcome to go out on our kayak tours. Our Lofton Creek or Egan's Creek tours are most popular with families. We... More
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gcmiller1313
May 21, 2018|
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Response from AmeliaIslandKayak | Property representative |
Hello, In response to your inquiry, we currently have availability for tomorrow, and we recommend that guests telephone us at 904-557-5307 as soon as they know when they would like to paddle to insure availability for the... More
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Shantique M
May 8, 2018|
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Response from AmeliaIslandKayak | Property representative |
Hi Shantique, Congratulations on your upcoming marriage! In response to your inquiry, our tours range from wooded environments to estuaries and intracoastal waterways as well as kayak tours to Cumberland Island National... More
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