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Hey I was wondering if paddleboarding is worth a try,and if so where should I go on Hilton Head.It looks pretty fun but also a heck of a workout.


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It is a lot of fun! Outside Hilton Head in Shelter Cove has a great intro class. We saw dolphins the one time we went out and you are right, it is a workout. I recommend the earliest intro class. Not as hot.


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If you are in Sea Pines, I recommend the SUP tours in Harbor Town, they are great.

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Thanks everybody for the helpful tips.My family and I ended up having a blast, to my suprise I wasn't too bad.We ended up paddleboarding at Hilton Outfitters the other day. It was on a river that made a loop around some very cool houses and scenery.Next time I'm in town I'll try both Outside Hilton Head and H20 Sports.

Thanks Tyler

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tyler, I was wondering if I would be able to wear shoes while doing SUP? I recently injured my foot and am not suppose to be bare foot yet, I need the support of the shoes under my toes - do you use your toes much? would I have to push off on them? Thanks,

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Vacationpants, Sorry to hear about your foot! Last week I tried paddleboarding for the first time at Hilton Outfitters,so I'll try to help the best I can. At Outfitters I know that you can wear shoes,they don't recommend it but it's allowed. So I think you would be allowed to wear shoes for SUP. I felt like paddleboarding wasn't too rough on the toes, definately more the forearms.The only times you may have to worry about putting weight on your injury is starting out trying to get your balance and getting back on the board if you fall.So try to have good balance. I really enjoyed paddleboarding and I hope you get the chance to do it but if not there's always kayaking. Hope this helps.


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