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Anacortes Kayak Tours

Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-2986
+1 360-588-1117
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Wonderful Kayak Tour

My wife and I took the 3 day Cypress Island trip with Sean and Noah for our guides. We felt... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
drgood2017
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Everett, Washington
Perfect experience

We are older and new to Kayaking.... the trip we took was perfect. Caleb, our guide was really... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
David M
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Oakland, United States
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Anacortes Kayak Tours is a family owned and operated that offers fun and affordable sea kayaking trips in the San Juan Islands of Washington State. Our headquarters are in Anacortes, on Fidalgo Island, and we also offers tours departing from San Juan Island and Orcas Island. A variety of trips including Half Day tours, Full Day excursions, and Multi-Day adventures are available. No prior kayaking experience necessary. Join us!
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Hours Today: 07:30 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221-2986
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I took the 3 day Cypress Island trip with Sean and Noah for our guides. We felt totally safe and well cared for by our guides. They were able to give us lots of information about the natural history of the area,...More

Thank drgood2017
Erik S, Owner at Anacortes Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for choosing AKT! I am happy to hear that you felt safe and comfortable under Sean's leadership. He is a true professional, and we are glad to have him on the team. We are looking forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 4 days ago

We are older and new to Kayaking.... the trip we took was perfect. Caleb, our guide was really experienced in the outdoors, so we learned a great deal about the animals and birds of the local area, about the geology. He shared with us great...More

Thank David M
Erik S, Owner at Anacortes Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for joining us, David! I'm glad that you enjoyed your time with Caleb and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I did the 2 hour tour and LOVED it. We hope to purchase our own kayaks next year. Our guide Noah was awesome and we learned a lot as well!More

Thank Kristy H
Erik S, Owner at Anacortes Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the nice review Kristy! Noah is a pretty special guy, I'm glad that you liked him. Give us a call if you are looking for kayaks. We'd be happy to offer any advice that might be helpful. We also sell some of our...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

took the early bird tour via kayaks near Deception Pass. Very cloudy day so did not see as much of the bay, but the guide made it an interesting and enjoyable experience any way. Want to go again, taking the grandchildren or take a longer...More

Thank Barbara S
Erik S, Owner at Anacortes Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for choosing us Barbara. I'm glad that your guide was able to make the trip enjoyable despite the heavy fog that morning. Sometimes those can be the best trips of the day due to the surreal atmosphere! Come back again some time!

Reviewed 5 days ago

I am the program coordinator at a local senior center and I brought a group of first time paddlers, over the age of 50, out for the Deception Pass one hour paddle and everyone had a GREAT time! Jacqueline was our guide and not at...More

Thank aktaiya
Erik S, Owner at Anacortes Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the positive review of your trip with Jacqueline. It's nice to hear that you enjoyed your time with her. She has proven herself to be quite a good trip leader, and we love having her on the team this summer. We appreciate your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been wanting to go with my family on a multiday camping trip for a couple years now. We finally went this year in July and it was so much fun! Our guide Lisa was amazing and kept myself, my older brother, and my dad...More

Thank ry f
Erik S, Owner at Anacortes Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay up on Pelican Beach this year. It's one of our family's favorite places to visit too. Thanks for the positive feedback about your experience with Lisa. It is good to know that we were able to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First, let me say that Gary was the best guide EVER. He led our 5 hour tour and he was great with us and our boys (7&8). Our total group consisted of 9 kayakers. Gary was very knowledgeable about the area and the wildlife. We...More

Thank BolingbrookPat
Erik S, Owner at Anacortes Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Haha, if I had a nickel for every time that I heard someone say that Gary was the best guide ever....! :) I would have to agree. Gary Goldfinger is certainly an exceptional young man, and we are incredibly fortunate to have had him on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a solo traveler who enjoyed this trip immensely. Oliver our guide was extremely knowledgeable and personable. They brought a guy in to make my trip happen since I am a solo traveler, Zach made this trip enjoyable and fun for me. Such beautiful...More

Thank sunbaby39
Erik S, Owner at Anacortes Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for joining us! It's always gratifying to hear that a local resident came out and had a fun experience. We love Oliver too. He's an amazing young man, and fantastic trip leader. I'm glad that you enjoyed him too! Come on out again some...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My brother, mom, dad, and I went on a 3 day trip and had a wonderful time. Our guide, Lisa, was great. She provided great meals, information on the area and wildlife, and encouragement to kayak in situations we weren't used to. She was patient,...More

Thank gannonc23
Erik S, Owner at Anacortes Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing Anacortes Kayak Tours! I'm happy to hear that you and your family had a fun experience, and that you enjoyed your time with Lisa. She's a wonderful guide and an important part of our team. Please come back again some day!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I recently did a 4-day kayak trip with AKT and had a marvelous experience. Our guide, Sean, was the best; he was knowledgeable about tides, currents, wind patterns, etc. and made me feel completely safe from the outset. He was also knew...More

Thank barthjac09
Erik S, Owner at Anacortes Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow, thank you so much for posting this detailed and thoughtful review! We hope that this sort of feedback will help others when they are making their choices about which company to choose for their San Juan Island sea kayaking experience. At AKT we do...More

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Jacinta W
1 June 2015|
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Response from Erik S | Property representative |
Hi Jacinta, Our multi-day trips are priced "per person". The Fully Catered trips include all of your meals, and camping gear, as well as all of your paddling equipment and a professional guide. The only thing that you'd... More
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