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Apostle Islands Kayaks

36 reviews
La Pointe, WI, USA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an unpleasant experience with Apostle Islands Kayaks. (BayfieldKayak.com) They rescheduled our kayak trip 3 times during the 18 hours prior to the trip, ultimately cancelling it. The communications about the reschedules occurred via text and provided limited and unclear information each time. They...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank M22Highway
Reviewed August 27, 2018

We really lucked out with the weather. Rain was forecasted, but Ed felt confident we could get our tour in before it started to thunder. He kept us on task the entire time and hustled us from point A to point B. We ended our...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JemIowa
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

I booked a day kayaking tour for my family and I on the lake with Ed and had a great time. We really lucked out with the weather because it was absolutely gorgeous the entire time. Ed also provided pretty thorough instruction on the proper...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank HeatherSRN
Reviewed June 22, 2018

Our family of seven (kids ages 3,5,12,15 &15) went out with Ed to visit the caves on Madeline Island and had a memorable family adventure! We had a questionable forecast, but Ed looked primarily at wind speeds and directions that were most favorable for smooth...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank 797joshual
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Our family was beyond excited to kayak to the sea caves. There was rain in the forecast for the day we booked, but we checked in with Ed the day before and he assured us we would be fine. The morning of the trip you...More

Date of experience: July 2017
7  Thank lauraaJ9269UM
Edward K, Owner at Apostle Islands Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Laura unfortunately chose the wettest week of the summer. Everyone else had cancelled - we normally take 12 on the tour - but since they "were leaving the next day," and could not reschedule, I agreed to take the six of them kayaking. There was...More

Reviewed August 8, 2017

The kayak tour through the sea caves was a highlight of our trip to the Apostle Islands! Chris, our guide, was extremely knowledgeable about the area and told great stories. They also did a nice job of making sure that our group stayed together. If...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Selena P
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

We loved our trip to the caves and cliff jumping! Our 2 kids (8 and 11) had a blast! Ed was so nice and very experienced. My 11 year wanted to try a single kayak on the way back from the caves so Ed switched...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 432sadies
Reviewed July 24, 2017

Our family of 5 enjoyed a day on Lake Superior. We met Ed and the rest (11 total in our group) at the Town Park. It took at least an hour to unload the lifejackets, get paddles, kayaks, and Ed teaches you how to paddle....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank rsaljg
Reviewed June 20, 2017

We were looking for a fun activity with some exercise involved and we found it. We booked a half day (4hr) tour to the limestone caves with a leader. The kayaks were ready and gear was out when we arrived on the beach at 8AM....More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Myron S
Reviewed November 26, 2016

It was an amazing experience. We had a great time with friends. Edward is very interesting and nice person. He taught us how to work with pedals and showed us the most beautiful places of Madeline Island.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Marina M
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May 14, 2015|
Response from Edward K | Property representative |
Our kayak tours are perfect for parents with you children. It is probably best for each parent to take a child in a double kayak. From Big State Park on Madeline Island we paddle to the caves and cliffs on Madeline. Take... More