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Address: 221 W Hibiscus Blvd, Melbourne, FL 32901-3044
Phone Number: +1 321-848-8416
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Guided nature/wildlife kayak tours & rentals. Mobile outfitter- we...

Guided nature/wildlife kayak tours & rentals. Mobile outfitter- we bring the equipment to you at no extra charge. Over 15 years of paddling experience, American Canoe Assoc (ACA) trained, Florida Professional Paddle-Sports Assoc. Specializing in small intimate groups (2 to 6 avg) to ensure a personal connection with the guide and higher probability of wildlife encounters.

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Honest Johns Fish Camp with river dolphins

I've been out with Karen before. She is tremendous. Good boats, always punctual, knows the terrain and very knowledgeable about the fauna and flora. My favorite place is Turkey... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been out with Karen before. She is tremendous. Good boats, always punctual, knows the terrain and very knowledgeable about the fauna and flora. My favorite place is Turkey Creek - give it a go

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

When in or near Melbourne we always join Karen on an amazing paddle! She points out wildlife and is knowledgable in water safety and the area! This is a must when in Florida!! My kids absolutely love this activity and so do I! Thank you Karen!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

We booked the Kayaking in advance. Karen provided excellent communications following our booking with a text the day before to make sure we had the launch site and time details .Karen is really friendly, very knowable and talks passionately about the area and wildlife that Inhabits it. The Honest Johns fish camp and Indian River where we kayaked is an... More 

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Belton, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We had a great time on our kayaking tour. It was at a pace we could enjoy and even those without experience could keep up. We didn't see any manatees up close due to weather and creek conditions but did see dolphins, history, a gator and fish. It was a wonderful way to spend some time in Florida and we... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

If Karen's Kayaks isn't the best kayak eco experience in Melbourne, she's got to be a really close second. Karen has been doing this for quite some time but she still gets excited about sharing the flora and fauna of the area. And her excitement is contagious. We scheduled a 2 hour eco tour on Crane Creek, but it became... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

Karen is the ultimate guide. We were 3 adults and one child with no kayaking experience. She had us all moving well in minutes. We saw multiple dolphins and got close to manatees who put on a show for us for 20 minutes or more. Karen is extremely knowledgeable about birds, dolphins, manatees, plantlife, geography and any other question you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Thank you Karen for such a wonderful, informative tour. We had an awesome day. Kayaking right next to dolphins is an experience everyone should have. We will be back with the rest of our family for sure.

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Kingston, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

Karen was an amazing guide and so accommodating! I had to back out of our initial booking because I was sick but the rest of my group was able to make the first excursion and had a blast! I was so happy she was able to accommodate my fiance and I for a second outing at Turkey Creek that week... More 

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Malabar, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

We are experienced local kayakers and Karen provided us a higher level of appreciation for kayaking and Turkey Creek.., we plan on kayaking with her in other venues

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

Karen is a fantastic guide allowing my team to enjoy a morning out on the water. We saw manatees at play around the yaks and eating on shore. Tons of shore birds. A totally relaxing time. Karen was aware of what time we needed to be back to head to the airport. We were on time - and EVERYONE had... More 

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