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About Hooked on SUP
Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) and Kayak Rentals, Guided Eco-Tours, Lessons, and Sales. PaddleFit and World Paddle Association Certified instructors and our tour guides are also Florida Master Naturalists. Paddle on beautiful water and see local wildlife like dolphin, manatee, stingrays, sea urchins, seahorses,and lots of fish and exotic birds. Paddle through magical mangrove tunnels at Don Pedro Island State Park with crystal clear water where you will float over starfish, sponges, upside down jellyfish, and live shells leading to a hidden lagoon that feels like your own private paradise. Kayak & SUP rentals also available so you can create your own adventure. 2 amazing Florida State Park locations- Don Pedro Island State Park & Stump Pass Beach State Park.
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoyed our in the bay, Don Pedro Island and the mangrove tunnel. Dawn was a great guide and we had a wonderful experience!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jbabik
HookedOnSUP, Owner at Hooked on SUP, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a great review and for paddling with us!

Reviewed 6 days ago

Booked a tour with SUP a week or so ago. Great time. Our guide Harry was fantastic! He really has a good understanding of the area and is very personable. I highly recommend Hooked on SUP.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank moondoggieRowley
HookedOnSUP, Owner at Hooked on SUP, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for your awesome review and for paddling with us!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing tour through the bay, mangroves and to the secluded Don Pedro Island with Dawn. We were kayaking for the first time and she explained how to kayak well. She explained what we were seeing through out the tour and added bonus...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank trclem34
HookedOnSUP, Owner at Hooked on SUP, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We are so happy you had a great time paddling with us and appreciate your great review. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent trip. Tour guide was friendly and we thoroughly enjoyed our trip. The island was a wonderful stop.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank bonnielane
HookedOnSUP, Owner at Hooked on SUP, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking a tour with us and for your great review, hope to see you again!

Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

we did the mangrove and Don Pedro Island tour. it was fantastic. the tour guide was very knowledgeable about the wildlife and area. Don Pedro Island was great for finding sea shells and a very beautiful beach. The tour guide will also take photos and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank matt_lensis
HookedOnSUP, Owner at Hooked on SUP, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your tour with us. Thanks for taking the time to write such a nice review!

Reviewed January 1, 2019

So much fun! My 4th kayaking trip and maybe the best. Our guide, Dawn, was knowledgeable about the flora and fauna. Good with kids and helpful in Every way. The mangroves were easy to navigate, the trip to Don Pedro beach ls fun and the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank migafinn
HookedOnSUP, Owner at Hooked on SUP, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Yay!! We love awesome reviews like this, thank you so much and we look forward to paddling with you again!

Reviewed December 24, 2018

I loved this mangrove kayak tour. It was a great mix of paddling to Don Pedro, hunting for shark teeth, eating lunch then back on the water to explore the mangroves. Dawn was very knowledgeable and took her time to explain the ecosystem that is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MaryD4006
HookedOnSUP, Owner at Hooked on SUP, responded to this reviewResponded December 26, 2018

We love hearing that your entire family enjoyed our guided tour of Don Pedro Island State Park! Thanks so much for paddling with us and for taking the time to write such a great review, hope to see you again!

Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

We had 3 boys that are 9 years old, 2 moms, 1 grandma and a GREAT time!! We’ve been on the beach for 8 days and today was the boys’ “favorite day!” Dawn, our guide, was great, informative, engaging and full of info. You never...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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HookedOnSUP, Owner at Hooked on SUP, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the Don Pedro Mangrove Tunnel & Beach Picnic tour with us and thanks for your awesome review! Your family was wonderful and we absolutely LOVE hearing that our tour was your boys "favorite day"! Travel home safe and have...More

Reviewed November 10, 2018

Went on the Don Pedro Island Kayak Tour with a group of girlfriends. Dawn was our guide and she was extremely knowledgeable about the local marine life and the history of the area. She took us through a mangrove tunnel to acsecluded and peaceful lagoon...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lauren T
HookedOnSUP, Owner at Hooked on SUP, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Thank you for taking our Don Pedro mangrove tunnel & beach picnic tour and for taking the time to write such an awesome review. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed November 2, 2018

Had a great tour with Dawn as our very knowledgeable guide. First encounter was Mum and baby dolphin playing close to kayaks. Paddled over to Don Pedro island for lunch and a dip in the ocean. Set off to the mangrove tunnels to find star...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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HookedOnSUP, Owner at Hooked on SUP, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

Thanks so much for your awesome review and for paddling with us! So happy you got to see the mom and baby dolphin also!

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jyates34
February 4, 2017|
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Yes, there is plenty of parking at Don Pedro.
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jyates34
February 3, 2017|
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Yes, you can go to Don Pedro Island State Park Land Base and pay a $3 per car parking fee and launch your own kayaks from there. The island is approx 1 mile from the launch.
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Jomaxal
January 21, 2017|
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Hello! Yes we rent SUPS and kayaks (singles and tandems) by the week. We also deliver and pick up. Our rates are as follows; SUPS are $250 per board for 7 days Single kayaks are $200 per kayak for 7 days Tandem (Doubles... More
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