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Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures

Wilmington, NC 28409
+1 910-547-8252
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Great customer service!

My wife and I were unable to make our initial kayak adventure and had to cancel on short notice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
srmoser90
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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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Great morning adventure

We had a very enjoyable time on a calm, easy morning float in Rice and Town Creeks. A great way to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
94Tarheel
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Mahanaim Adventures is your expert guide to the Best Kayaking Adventures in and around Wilmington NC. We provide the knowledge, experience and equipment, allowing you to create a fun filled adventurous memory for you and your family & friends. Try out one of our sunset kayaking adventures, or maybe one of our black water or salt marsh tours. Check us out today, all you provide is an adventurous spirit!
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“shark teeth” (3 reviews)
“black river” (3 reviews)
“eagle island” (2 reviews)
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Wilmington, NC 28409
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were unable to make our initial kayak adventure and had to cancel on short notice. Don was very helpful and flexible with allowing us to reachedule even though I was about to deploy and wouldn't be able to make another date...More

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DONLHARTY, Owner at Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Life happen and we get that. It is a pleasure to meet the two of you and glad that you had a great time. Thank you for your service once again!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very enjoyable time on a calm, easy morning float in Rice and Town Creeks. A great way to get out and enjoy nature for a few hours with the family; it was amazingly quiet and peaceful! We are novice kayakers but Don...More

Thank 94Tarheel
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DONLHARTY, General Manager at Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad you and your family had such fun the other day on Town Creek. For being novice kayaker, each of you kayak like pro's by the end of the trip. Looking forward to the next adventure with your family.

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

I had a friend from Cape Cod visiting. He is an avid kayaker so I booked the Ivanhoe to Beatty's bridge trip for us. It was a rainy overcast day and we got very wet but both enjoyed the trip very much. Don was on...More

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DONLHARTY, General Manager at Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Bill, despite we experienced that morning, it was a fun day, I was amazed at the number of river otters we saw that morning.

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Thanks Don, for a wonderful Eagle Island excursion. My first time kayaking was a great experience. My sister and I felt safe and secure with your knowledgeable and experienced instruction. Loved learning about the natural fauna and flora and history of the area. Highly recommend...More

Thank Linda C
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DONLHARTY, Owner at Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

Linda, it was a great pleasure to guide you and Pam on this fantastic adventure. Looking forward to the next time.

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

A very old friend and I were looking for a kayaking tour that would take us through sections of eastern North Carolina. We knew we liked kayaking and hoped to see some bald cypress and have an enjoyable time. But we had few expectations. Just...More

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DONLHARTY, Owner at Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Thanks for the kind comments. I had a great time getting to know each of you and i had a great time also. Looking forward to the next time!

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

This was our second time paddling with Don to Shark’s Tooth Island but brought the whole family this time- my husband and I, son and daughter-in-law and four grandkids. We found 74 shark’s teeth among the 8 of us and enjoyed the trip with Don,...More

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DONLHARTY, Owner at Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Gina, we had a great time once again. Glad to hear your grand kids found so many sharks teeth!

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Don was an excellent guide to Shark's Tooth Island for my husband and I and two grandchildren. We had a great time and found lots of shark's teeth. I would definitely recommend this trip!

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

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mac4139
9 April 2017|
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Response from DONLHARTY | Property representative |
All of our Kayaks are sit in kayaks. All of these sit in's have large open cockpits so there is not chance for anyone to get "stuck" inside the kayak. A person will "fall out of the boat" before they get stuck in the boat... More
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sunin
13 September 2015|
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Response from DONLHARTY | Property representative |
Sunin, we do occasionally see water moccasins on the river in this area. However, they are not as commonly seen as most people tend to believe. So on our kayaking adventure, this is not a major concern.
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