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Kayak fun in Corolla, NC

This was our fourth trip with Coastal Explorations and we've never been disappointed. Each year... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Annie M
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Tucson, Arizona
Amazing off season hospitality

My husband and I were looking for a quiet kayaking trip on a last minute get away to OBX. Hadley... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ppsullivan
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Coastal Explorations is an outdoor touring company dedicated to providing adventure, education, and entertainment fueled by the resources in our own backyard - The Outer Banks of North Carolina. Come join us on a kayak trip or stand-up paddleboard lesson, rent your own kayak or stand-up paddleboard, or go on a crabbing charter for some fun and a fresh seafood dinner!
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1118 Corolla Village Lane, Corolla, NC
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"kayak tour"
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"currituck sound"
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"took pictures"
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"sunset kayaking"
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"great kayaking"
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"dry bag"
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"kayaking experience"
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"red winged blackbirds"
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"double kayak"
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"paddle boarding"
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"highly recommend this group"
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"wonderful sunset"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was our fourth trip with Coastal Explorations and we've never been disappointed. Each year, more family members sign on after listening to the rest of us rave about the beauty of the sound, the expertise of the guides, and the sheer fun of being...More

Thank Annie M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were looking for a quiet kayaking trip on a last minute get away to OBX. Hadley and Nate were fantastically accommodating, taking us out on a private tour. We dropped in off of their private dock, and saw the beautiful marsh,...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

It was a beautiful day and unbelievable venue. We had a great paddling experience and our guide was informative and so fun to be with during this great experience...Hanna We highly recommend this group. Staff were great.Get ready and go.....

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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Wow what a beautiful trip through the marshes and open water of Currituck Sound. The staff is friendly and accommodating. Hanna was our guide and she was helpful, knowledgeable and personable...what more can you expect? We did a sunset tour and had the bonus of...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Super friendly staff, very informative kayaking tour with great guide. Great location in Corolla Village.

Thank Sand P
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Coastal Explorations does kayak rentals, kayak tours, stand-up paddle-board tours and lessons, and other types of tours of the beautiful North Carolina shore (OBX) near Corolla, NC The tour guide was very knowledgeable about the local flora and fauna, and talked about the difference between...More

Thank arudin
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We had a wonderful SUP lesson with Hannah on Monday. Great instruction and encouragement. She even took pictures and emailed to all of us! We wanted to do the sunrise kayak trip the next day. Even though not enough people signed up, Hannah took just...More

Thank marieJ1857GX
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful Kayak tour with our guide Anne. She was totally flexible with the kids and very knowledgeable about the area and wildlife. Would highly recommend this trip. I wish we could have gone again.

Thank Andrea W
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Visited Corolla and while there took guided kayak tour with this company...great experience! Everyone so friendly including the sweet dog, Junebug. Claire was our guide and so friendly, knowledgeable and really made sure we had a wonderful experience early in the morning. Their rates are...More

Thank obxbucketlist
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

We had such a great time. we had experienced and inexperienced Kayak riders and by the end we were all handling the kayaks with ease. Our guide Anne was so nice and knowledgeable about the area that it made for such a unexpected history tour....More

Thank Diane B
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