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The Sail Shop Tours

96 Keelson Row, Bald Head Island, NC 28461-5060
+1 910-457-6844
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Guided kayak tour

Did the tour with wife plus a 12 and 9 year old. Guide was very nice but tour itself was... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2017
Evan S
via mobile
Fun Sail!

We booked two sailboats for our group. The guides were friendly, knowledgeable and made sure we... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2016
Christie L
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Palm Beach, Florida
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Experience the thrills of Sailing, Kayaking, Surfing, and Fishing on Bald Head Island with The Sail Shop! We provide all you need to experience outdoor activities on the island. We have been a family owned company for 28 years, and our friendly staff provides safe and comfortable lessons, instructions, and advice in order to insure a great experience. When you are finished have a drink or a Luna Pop at the newly expanded Will O' the Wisp outdoor bar, featuring nightly activities like Trivia Night and Bingo Night.
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“fun sail” (2 reviews)
“great guide” (2 reviews)
“kayak tour” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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96 Keelson Row, Bald Head Island, NC 28461-5060
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+1 910-457-6844
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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Did the tour with wife plus a 12 and 9 year old. Guide was very nice but tour itself was disappointing. All we did was kayak around marsh grass. Didn't really see anything you can't see from land, was expecting to learn and see more.

Thank Evan S
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We booked two sailboats for our group. The guides were friendly, knowledgeable and made sure we had a great time. Even our youngest at age 5 was perfectly comfortable and loved every minute.

Thank Christie L
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We took an hour long kayak tour around the marsh, my daughter, hubby, and I. Great guide, wonderful scenery and serene. We learned tidbits about the area, wildlife, and had fun. If and when we go back we would take it again.

Thank Matilda B
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

We went sailing one day and, on another day, kayaking, under the watchful eye and tutelage of Sail Shop staff members. Most of our family had never before experienced either sport, and we found our guides to be knowledgeable, skilled, and very personable. We had...More

Thank ChartreuseBuzzard
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

We booked a sail tour through the shop. Our guide was great and extremely knowledgeable. He saw that one of the kids was a little apprehensive and made some adjustments during the sail to make her more comfortable. The kids guided the boat and participated...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

Don't miss out on this super fun experience! Relaxing, educational and fun! The moonlight tour really rocks!

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 13 June 2014

Scenic tour of Bald Head Creek. Not a lot to see in an hour, but fun overall. Guide was pleasant. Good for first-timers.

2  Thank cejonesiii
Reviewed 18 August 2012

The entire staff is friendly and knowledgeable. We have taken several Fun Sail trips and Dan and Justin are fun, safe and educational as well. They don't "overdo" the educational part, but we always find out something new about the area. We also have taken...More

6  Thank Tom W
Reviewed 8 August 2012

These guys rock. We did sail lesons, kayak rentals, Sailboat rentals. My 3 kids loved these guys. Staff was beyond accomadating, Sail coach ,Justin, took my 9 year old from novice to confidence and by the end of lessons, my son could rig the boat,...More

4  Thank mark b
Reviewed 3 July 2012 via mobile

For a memorable kayaking, fishing, or sailing experience on Bald Head Island, look no further than this outfit of friendly, knowledgeable pros. They know the creeks, the local wildlife, the best places to fish, and the best times to go. They provide patient instruction if...More

Thank Drrock67
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