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Kayaking and Canoeing on Jekyll Island


Explore Coastal Georgia's Tidal Marsh by Paddle and Experience Natural Ecosystems and Marine Environments.


Take a guided kayak tour of the Jekyll River and tidal marsh or rent a canoe or pedalboat and enjoy fishing or a relaxing paddle on Rixen Pond. Chances are you might meet a young sea turtle, dolphin, fish, crabs and many other animals native to Georgia's coast. Nature walks and other special programs for families and for school and scout groups are available throughout the year. There are a number of outfitters offering guided tours to help you Explore Jekyll's beach, forest and marsh.
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Jekyll Island Kayak Tours & Outdoor Outfitters

Barry's Beach Service Inc

420 Arnold Rd
Saint Simons Island, GA 31522
912.638.8053

Offering a variety of beach gear and equipment rentals, including bicycle rentals, Hobie Cats, Stand-Up Paddleboards, kayaks and canoes, beach chair and umbrella rentals.

4-H Tidelands Nature Center

100 S. Riverview Dr
Jekyll Island, GA 31527
912.635.5032

Guided kayak and canoe tours year-round, with rentals available on Tidelands Pond. Located on the southwest side of Jekyll Island, adjacent to the salt marsh on the pristine 'Tidelands' salt pond, 4-H Tidelands Nature Center offers hands-on coastal ecology programs for the general public and school groups, guided kayak tours, canoe rentals, and a live coastal species exhibit gallery. In keeping with Georgia 4-H Environmental Education program objectives, Tidelands strives to develop an awareness, knowledge, and appreciation for the environment, as we connect participants with Georgia's coastal ecosystems.

Kennedy Outfitters

31 Main St
Jekyll Island, GA 31527
912.319.2079

Outdoor Sports Store and Outfitter.

Kingfisher Paddleventures

1200 Glynn Ave.
Jekyll Island, GA 31527
912.230.4323

Kayak, canoe and paddleboard tours and rentals of Jekyll and St. Simons Island. Every product we sell – ecotours, lessons, or merchandise – helps you contribute to conserving the Golden Isles. We participate in the 1% for St. Simons program, and an additional 5% of our gross sales is split evenly between St. Simons Land Trust and One Hundred Miles. All of our ecotours are led by a PhD Conservation Biologist, and all of our guides have a passion for sharing these beautiful waters with others.

SouthEast Adventure Outfitters

1200 Glynn Ave.
Jekyll Island, GA 31527
912.638.6732

Kayak and canoe tours and rentals, Stand-Up Paddleboards, fishing charters, Hobie fishing kayak rentals, boat tours, eco tours and multi-day trips. SouthEast Adventure Outfitters has been in the business of adventure since 1994. Over the years, we have taken tens of thousands of people on their first kayak trip, and then only rarely their last. Most folks get hooked on our special brand of fun and come back year after year. Our staff is uniquely suited to guiding throughout Coastal Georgia.

Turtle Tides Paddle Boards & Kayaks on Jekyll Island

Jekyll Island, GA 31527
912.571.2567

Kayak and Stand-Up Paddleboard rentals. Experience Jekyll Island while paddling along the Atlantic Ocean on a rental or a Guided Tour on the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway or the many Marsh creeks. We offer Single, Tandem and Triple Kayaks, and Stand Up Paddle Boards.





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