Private Barrier Island Tour

 
Great Escapes Kayak Expeditions can handle even the larges groups on our guided kayak tour

Kayak and Paddleboard Tours

There is no better way to explore the backwater or Cherry Grove and Waties Island than by one of our kayak and paddle board tours. Join us on this relaxing kayaking paddle adventure for an easy paddle that is timed with the rising  & falling tides. This is one our favorite tours for a relaxing morning or afternoon. Waites Island, which is only accessible by boat, offers unique opportunities for shelling, swimming, and sunbathing. Our friendly and knowledgeable kayak guides will help you spot wildlife, share local fun facts, and help keep you safe on in time with the tides

What to Know

Price: 

  • $40 - $45 per guest

Time:

  • These tours depart with the falling tide so check our schedule.

Length

  • 3 hours approximately

Vessels: 

  • Single kayaks

  • Double kayaks

  • Paddle boards

*Gratuity is not included in this excursion.​

What's in Store

  • One of our well trained team members will guide you through the pristine marsh channels to Waites Island

  • On Waites Island you will experience sightings of birds such as Blue Herons, Egrets, Bald Eagles, Osprey, Ducks, Marsh Hens,  and  Brown Pelicans

  • Loggerhead Sea Turtles  which may spotted breaking the water’s surface 

  • Bottle Nose dolphins can be seen  throughout the year frolicking in the waves.

What's Next

Pack Your Bag:​

  • Drinks, snacks, sunscreen, beach towels, sunglasses, or maybe even a cooler for a picnic!

Book Your Trip:

Easy kayak paddle out to Waties Island!

Private Barrier Island Tour Calendar

Kayak tour through the Cherry Grove Salt Marsh

Kayak tour through the Cherry Grove Salt Marsh

Our well trained guides will teach you all you need to know about kayaking!

Our well trained guides will teach you all you need to know about kayaking!

Our kayak tours are great for all ages!

Our kayak tours are great for all ages!

Plan a family outing with Great Escapes Kayak Expeditions!

Plan a family outing with Great Escapes Kayak Expeditions!

Cool off in the water on a Waties Island Kayak Adventure.

Cool off in the water on a Waties Island Kayak Adventure.

Floating on the salt water in a kayak is always relaxing!

Floating on the salt water in a kayak is always relaxing!

We see tons of wildlife on our way to Waties Island!

We see tons of wildlife on our way to Waties Island!

We are all smiles on our kayak tours!

We are all smiles on our kayak tours!

We offer both single and double sit-in kayaks!

We offer both single and double sit-in kayaks!

Having fun on our way to the Island!

Having fun on our way to the Island!