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Cole Watkins Tours

Riverside Park 4431 Hardy McManus Rd, Evans, GA 30809, Evans, GA 30809
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Amazing Day

Very enjoyable day on the Savannah River. I learned many interesting things about my own town... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2017
betsybh30809
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Fort Myers, Florida
This was a great family activity!

GREAT experience! This is a great local company with great customer service. They cater to adults... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2017
Carey M
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Cole Watkins Tours offer Kayak Rentals & Guided Tours on the Savannah River!
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good6%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Riverside Park 4431 Hardy McManus Rd, Evans, GA 30809, Evans, GA 30809
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Reviewed August 18, 2017

Very enjoyable day on the Savannah River. I learned many interesting things about my own town! Cole and his crew were extremely helpful and informative about sites on the river. It was fun for all ages!

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Reviewed August 17, 2017

GREAT experience! This is a great local company with great customer service. They cater to adults and families and beginners and experts while providing great equipment and then useful information along the tour route.

Thank Carey M
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Reviewed February 22, 2017

I found out about Cole on the AugustaCanal.com website. I called and set up a time and picked the tour we wanted to paddle. He showed up promptly, got us all our equipment and gave us a quick "down and dirty" on how to paddle...More

Thank Bryan S
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Cole W, Owner at Cole Watkins Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2017

Thanks Bryan! Glad you and Daly had a good time! Come paddle with us another time soon!

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Reviewed October 26, 2016

Great time in the kayaks and great time feeding the animals from the kayaks. Cole is a great guide and fun to be with. Thanks Cole!!!

Thank Terry A
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Reviewed August 31, 2016

Very professional and friendly. Would highly recommend! Will be doing this again! We had a great time and Cole was wonderful to work with!

Thank Jordan C
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Reviewed August 16, 2016

We are semi-experienced kayakers, and went for a morning paddle on Betty's Branch, circling Germany Island (sorry if I have the name wrong) and returning down the Savannah River and turning back in to return to the same boat launch. Cole gave very clear and...More

Thank Clay S
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Cole W, Owner at Cole Watkins Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

Thank you so much, Clay! Come paddle with us again soon!

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Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

We had a great time, so quiet and all the many things to see and enjoy the outdoors! Will definitely do this again! Looking forward to another trip...river next time!!

Thank Carolyn C
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Cole W, Owner at Cole Watkins Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

Thank you so much, Carolyn! Come paddle with us again soon!

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Reviewed January 18, 2016 via mobile

It was so much fun! We visited Betty's Branch and it was beautiful! Cole was a great guide and extremely nice and knowledgeable.

Thank raegin33
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Cole W, Owner at Cole Watkins Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

Thank you so much, raegin33! Come paddle with us again soon!

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Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

My husband surprised me with this tour. Best gift ever! Mr. Watkins and his wife were extremely nice. The tour was great! No experience needed. I was even surprised with cupcakes during the tour. I cannot begin to describe how awesome it is to be...More

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Cole W, Owner at Cole Watkins Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

Thank you so much, Jemaro67! Come paddle with us again soon!

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Reviewed September 17, 2015

I've been on a few tours with Cole and love having him guide us. I have paddled on my own, but prefer taking the tour with Cole. He makes it easy to get in the water and on our way. He knows the area well...More

1  Thank happypaddler387
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Cole W, Owner at Cole Watkins Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

Thank you so much, Happypaddler387! Come paddle with us again soon!

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Sally B
April 2, 2017|
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Response from Cole W | Property representative |
Hello Sally! We offer 2 services; rentals and guided tours. Rentals are $30 for singles/ $55 for tandems (2 seaters). Guided Tours are $50 per person.
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