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Self-Guided Kayak Tour of Amelia Island

From US$35.00
Highlights
  • 2-hour self-guided kayak tour of Amelia Island
  • Follow a route given to you ahead of time
  • Paddle through the water, and pass mangrove areas
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Self-Guided Kayak Tour of Amelia Island
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Self-Guided Kayak Tour of Amelia Island
US$35.00
Overview
Go out on the water for a fun-filled self-guided 2-hour kayak tour of Amelia Island. Get an easy-to-navigate route ahead of time, and jump in your kayak to paddle out around the island. As you cruise, pass by mangrove areas, and spot wildlife native to the area.
What to Expect

Make your own way to Melton Nelson Boat Ramp on State Road 200 in Yulee. Check in, and get set up with a kayak, a paddle, and a vest. The staff tells you some fun stories about legends of the area before giving you a route to take.

Because the waters in this area are usually pretty smooth, this kayak tour is perfect for most ages. It’s great for families, friends, or even riding solo. Your 2-hour self-guided kayak tour of Amelia Island starts as you navigate the route given to you. Paddle through the water as you pass mangrove areas. Keep your eyes peeled for turtles, fish, and other wildlife that live in the area.

After you’ve completed the route, drop your kayak, vest, and paddle back at the part of the Melton Nelson Boat Ramp where you started. What you do the rest of the day is in your hands.

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile
Great trip!

We had a great time kayaking Lofton Creek! We will definitely book a tour again when we come back to Amelia!

Thank Robin A
Reviewed 8 October 2017
Great family time!

We recently did a self- guided tour of Lofton Creek with family. The kayaks were there when we pulled in ready to go. There was no instruction given but fortunately we got the hang of steering the kayak quickly! Lol! It was so much fun....More

1  Thank Sandy H
Shari R, Owner at Family Kayak Tours of Amelia Island, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you for the very helpful review!

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Kayak Adventures

My family and I bought a 2-hour self-guided kayak tour and had a great time. Some of my family members had never been kayaking but the staff provided instructions and tips prior to sending us on our way. The scenery was beautiful as well! I...More

3  Thank hudakmc
Shari R, Owner at Family Kayak Tours of Amelia Island, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile
Girls island adventure

Shari at Amelia Island Adventures was amazing!!!! She walked us through everything and was just great. The kayaks were easy to use and the area was beautiful. If you want an unforgettable adventure, book with Amelia Island Adventures!!!

1  Thank Jamie W
Shari R, Owner at Family Kayak Tours of Amelia Island, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you!

Reviewed 20 March 2017
Great experience on a Lofton Creek

Sheri helped us with everything we needed for a self-guided tour of Lofton Creek. Kayaks were great, the mini lesson helped us feel more comfortable and the area was stunning. Just enough other folks out on the water to share the sights. Will do it...More

Thank schmira
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