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Quick Start was good intro to kayaking

While we had not kayaked before, we had done a lot of canoeing. While some of the principles are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RKWh2o
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Providence, Rhode Island
Sunset kayak

Went on the sunset kayak tour with my husband and son. Great location, great guides, great way to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jcalvino97
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Cranston, Rhode Island
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1 week ago
“Quick Start was good intro to kayaking”
2 weeks ago
“Sunset kayak”
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We invite you to visit our flagship year-round store in Wickford, Rhode Island or seasonal location in Charlestown, Rhode Island or shop online for an unsurpassed selection of boats, gear and lifestyle accessories.We love the sport and we hope...more
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9 Phillips St, North Kingstown, RI 02852-5125
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While we had not kayaked before, we had done a lot of canoeing. While some of the principles are the same, the strokes are different. Instructor did a nice job going over the kayak strokes and answering all the questions we had -- on kayaking,...More

Thank RKWh2o
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on the sunset kayak tour with my husband and son. Great location, great guides, great way to spend a summer evening!

Thank jcalvino97
Reviewed 12 July 2018

this store is really great. staff are nice and have a lot of knowledge - they can give you deep details about different kayaks off the top of their heads. they know the area & where to paddle. they gave me oodles of personal attention...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2018

my friends and I took an eclipse paddle board tour of Wickford Harbor. Jeff and Matt were our very knowledgeable and fun tour guides! What a great experience, and can't wait to do it again!

Thank karenbruno
Reviewed 11 November 2017

This really is a great store for all kayakers and paddleboarders. The staff here are friendly, knowledgeable and enthusiasts. There are many kayaks on show from different suppliers which allows you a wide choice. You can be a beginner or an expert, they'll have someone...More

Thank Travelingboyd181
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The Kayak Centre has expanded their space and has even more selection of kayaks, paddle boards and everything one could need to go with them. What hasn't changed is the outstanding, friendly service.

Thank Joan F
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We sold our motor boat last year and have been considering buying a kayak. The Kayack Center has moved into a new location and expanded their inventory. They have also added Patagonia clothing! They are now right on Brown Street (the main street in town)...More

Thank Curtis G
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

This place is better than another one we tried and I'd recommend it, especially for novices. You can go many directions into nature or into the harbor area and you won't have to worry about aggressive boaters.

Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
Reviewed 7 June 2016

My husband and I wanted to do something fun and different while in Rhode Island celebrating our 33rd wedding anniversary. We were so glad we took the Sunset Tour on June 4, 2016. We were accompanied by two wonderful guides, Alex and Jenna, around the...More

Thank Tammy C
Reviewed 31 December 2015

We originally stopped by to buy a PDF as a gift and ended up going back to buy 2 kayaks, roof rack, etc. for ourselves when we found out they were having really good sale on everything in the store. The staff each time was...More

Thank Kathleen R
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