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Florida Keys Kayaks and Eco Tours

24326 US Highway, 1 Oceanside, Summerland Key, FL 33042
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Best Ever!

I recently purchased a house on Cudjoe Key and have been looking for used kayaks for months... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kmeeze
Great adventure

We rented kayaks and did a self-guided tour. This was the first kayak experience for my 4 year old... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jennifercharneski
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Milford, Connecticut
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We do Kayak Tours and Rentals in the Florida Keys. We offer a daily 3 hour paddle to and are the originators of the "Wayback Tour" wherein we take you and the kayaks on our boat way back into the most pristine and beautiful backcountry. We also offer rentals and "rent and ride" in which we take you out to a sweet spot in the backcountry and you paddle back down wind. We have many interesting and wonderful tours and don't forget about our Rentals and Full Moon tours...just ask for Captain Markus.
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24326 US Highway, 1 Oceanside, Summerland Key, FL 33042
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently purchased a house on Cudjoe Key and have been looking for used kayaks for months. Everyone selling used kayaks had them soooo over priced that for about $20. more I could buy brand new. I stopped and talked to Capt. Marcus who sold...More

Thank kmeeze
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We rented kayaks and did a self-guided tour. This was the first kayak experience for my 4 year old son. It was a perfect introduction. Captain Marcus showed us the best route and pointed out places where we might see interesting sea life. We followed...More

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Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

We rented a kayak for the day here and will definitely be coming back. I would highly recommend it. All around great service and views!

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Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Capt Markus was awesome! So informative and helpful. Would recommend this place to anyone. Kayaking was amazing. Thank you

Thank Maria F
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

Wonderful 3 hour paddle through the mangroves on the Gulf side of Summerland Key. Our guide Frank gave just the right amount of info on the diverse ecology of the lower keys. He was also very safety conscious. He also patiently demonstrated paddling techniques required...More

Thank Richard W
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Reviewed March 8, 2018

We booked the three hour guided paddle with Captain Markus. It was entertaining, educational, fun and relaxing. We have done lots of canoeing and some kayaking, but never on the ocean. The water was very clear, though the wind did hinder viewing somewhat, it didn’t...More

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Reviewed March 7, 2018

Capt Markus is the best! Most shops in the area make you come to them and only let you explore limited areas around their shop, but Capt Markus personally went out of his way to deliver me a paddleboard which I could use all week...More

Thank Ryan B
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Reviewed February 28, 2018

We went with Marcus' and Laura and our kids. We all loved it. Beautiful place, they showde us a lot and told us many things about the habitat.

Thank Flora709
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Reviewed January 25, 2018

Captain Markus and the staff are amazing. They set us up with two kayaks for an overnight island camping trip, had great recommendations, and were extremely accommodating. Anyone planning a kayak trip in the Keys should give them a call.

Thank Joshua M
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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

My sister and her family were visiting us from South Carolina and we decided to go Kayaking. We had so much fun. We saw nurse sharks, lemon sharks and many more Animals. We had the best experience and would do this again. Our guide Frank...More

Thank Laurie D
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