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Living Adventure, Inc

Bayfield, WI 54814
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4 day trip Apostle Islands

I took a 4 day trip with Living Adventures in August 2009, not 2017, and it is still a stand out... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2017
Joannie J
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Wisconsin
GreatFun!

My wife and I did two days, the ship wreck and the sea caves. We are both beginners kayaking and... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2017
williamfG6670FO
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Aurora, United States
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Bayfield, WI 54814
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Reviewed December 22, 2017

I took a 4 day trip with Living Adventures in August 2009, not 2017, and it is still a stand out trip. We kayaked the sea caves, camped on Sand Island and Oak Island, and paddled through heavy rain on the last day to get...More

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Reviewed October 16, 2017

My wife and I did two days, the ship wreck and the sea caves. We are both beginners kayaking and were a little apprehensive at first. The guides were great and assured us that all would be fine. Both trips were awesome, informative and picture...More

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LivingAdventureInc, Owner at Living Adventure, Inc, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2017

Hello William! Since the season closed in September we have been on the road at trade shows and traveling so we missed a timely response to your wonderful review! We appreciate you writing in about your experience with us this summer. The Shipwreck and Sea...More

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Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

We cannot say enough about our wonderful adventure to the outer islands with Jose and this company. Being with such an experienced and professional guide allowed us to travel on the big lake in new territory with confidence. The islands are spectacular but Superior is...More

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LivingAdventureInc, Owner at Living Adventure, Inc, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2017

THANK YOU! for not only joining us this past summer, but for sharing your impressions here on Trip Advisor. You are right, getting out into the outer islands is not to be taken lightly, and under the expert guidance of Jose you had the best...More

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Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

We were afraid the trip would be cancelled due to the weather. Then, we were afraid it wasn't being cancelled even though the weather wasn't looking good. FYI, this was my first time kayaking. Long story short, this was a beautiful trip out through Meyers...More

Thank ExitNo9
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LivingAdventureInc, Owner at Living Adventure, Inc, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2017

Hello and thank you for taking the time to share your comments on Trip Advisor. Your day out there at the sea caves was a perfect example of how we can 'tip toe' around bad weather and eventually end up with a great day of...More

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Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Had a great day trip kayaking the sea caves with Living Adventure. The guides were excellent and very knowledgeable and friendly. Lunch was provided and delicious! Thanks again!

Thank Wlpeterson
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LivingAdventureInc, Owner at Living Adventure, Inc, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

Thank you for writing in with such a favorable review! We're delighted your day went so well and that you enjoyed all aspects of Living Adventure's hosting and Lake Superior's beauty. Hope to see you again soon....best regards from the staff at Living Adventure.

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Reviewed September 5, 2017

We started the morning great until severe weather threatened our day. We were supposed to kayak the whole day to multiple sea cave destination but mother nature threw a curve ball. At no time did our guides ever put us in harms way and once...More

Thank Enza P
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LivingAdventureInc, Owner at Living Adventure, Inc, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2017

Hi Enza: we appreciate your great rating and moreover are glad you had such a comprehensive adventure! We do everything we can with what the weather allows, to get our trip guests out to the sea caves on any given day. In your case, this...More

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Reviewed September 2, 2017

First time sea kayaking. Great trip, good food, fun guide, tents that did not leak, felt safe entire trip. Definitely conservative. Only disappoint was the weather...More

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LivingAdventureInc, Owner at Living Adventure, Inc, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write in with your comments, we appreciate it! Unfortunately we can only work with what weather is given us on any given trip and that is where the collective support of our great guides, food, companionship and beautiful...More

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Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely phenomenal experience. The staff were professional. Shane and Tsavo our tour guides were awesome. You guys rock. I had no previous kayaking experience at all. The training that they did before we started off from Sand Bay helped me a lot. We paddled off...More

Thank Jerry N
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LivingAdventureInc, Owner at Living Adventure, Inc, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2017

Absolutely phenomenal review. Thank you Jerry (and Danny) for joining us this summer and from your comments it seems you did indeed experience the best of both interpretations of our namesake: LIVING your adventure and living ADVENTUROUSLY! Your trip example underscores so well the value...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2017

Let's start by saying I'm adventurous, but not an experienced kayaker, or camper for that matter. When an opportunity for a girls' kayaking trip to the Apostle Islands came up, I thought sure! Why not! What a great decision. Our group of 6 plus most...More

Thank PipersMom29
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LivingAdventureInc, Owner at Living Adventure, Inc, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Well there's the showcase review that every company owner wants to see! Many, many thanks for taking the time to write in with such a detailed, glowing commentary. You are absolutely right about Nicole; I also would choose her to be with during a zombie...More

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Reviewed August 23, 2017

My family and friends (10 in our group, age 20-63) had a wonderful trip with Paige and Logan as our guides! The equipment, food, guidance and planning were all superb. It was clear from the start that safety was a top priority (as it should...More

Thank EmilyV280
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LivingAdventureInc, Owner at Living Adventure, Inc, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2017

Hello Emily: Wow! When already high expectations are exceeded, that says a lot! We greatly appreciate you writing in with your comments on your adventure with us and Logan and Paige. The highlights of your trip as you describe above, encapsulate exactly what we strive...More

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Yer X
August 5, 2016|
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Response from E J | Reviewed this property |
Layers are key, plenty of storage in the tandem sea kayak (in "holds" bow & stern) to keep them in small to large dry sacks. I believe the issue of taking the sea caves tour vs switching to an inland river or lake is based... More
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jaskoyen
June 14, 2016|
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Hello! We offer a half-day trip called our Shipwreck Tour. This is a wonderful little journey up the shore from our adventure center located on Lake Superior just 3 miles north of Bayfield. Also; when our two full day Sea... More
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