Outer Banks Kayak Tours

Outer Banks Kayak Tours

Outer Banks Kayak Tours

Eastern North Carolina is one of the finest Outer Banks Kayak Tours destinations on the East Coast of the United States.

Surrounded by National Seashores, Wildlife Refugees, State Parks, Coastal Reserves, Nature Conservancy lands, the Currituck, Albemarle, Croatan, Roanoke and Pamlico Sounds and of course the Atlantic Ocean, there is no lack of spectacular places to paddle one of our Outer Banks Kayak Tours!

If you are an experienced paddler looking for something even further off the beaten path, let us show you some of the Outer Banks’ hidden paddling gems.

Outer Banks Kayak Tours from Corolla to Hatteras

Your jaw will drop when you see the tremendous biodiversity offered on our 10 unique Outer Banks Kayak Tours. From beginner friendly locations like our Kitty Hawk Woods Martime Froest Tour, to the bioluminescence and full moon night paddles on the open sounds behind Bodie Island, we can get you on the water day and night. Advanced reservations are required to go over the fine print and get you prepped for the trip. For the kayaks we provide both singles and doubles of varying shapes, sizes, hulls and lengths to meet every paddler’s kayak preference. And all of our guides are certified by the American Canoe and Kayak Association (ACA) through our yearly ACA class provided by legendary kayaker, Mike Aronoff of the Canoe, Kayak & Paddle Company. rest sured, there is no other kayak touring company in a 100 mile radius who offers ACA certified instruction on the OBX. So come and paddle with us on one of our Outer Banks Kayak Tours. Open year round and ready to get you on the water!!

 

  • Outer Banks Bear Tours

    Join Us for Our Outer Banks Bear Tours

    Come seek out some of North america’s largest black bears and explore ecological majesty of one the most impressive wildlife corridors on the East Coast: the Alligator River national Wildlife Refuge. Outer Banks Bear Tours are an incredible and relaxing way to see wildlife close up, …

  • Kitty Hawk Maritime Forest Kayak Tour

    Kitty Hawk Maritime Forest Kayak Tour

    The Kitty Hawk Maritime Forest Kayak Tour leaves kayaking from our store in Kitty Hawk and explores the North Carolina Coastal Reserve, one of the few intact maritime forest environments on the Outer Banks. On this kayak tour we see many reptiles such as snakes …

  • Night Kayak Tours

    Night Kayak Tours

    Kayaking during a full moon is a must do for any self-respecting paddler. This 1.5-2 hour excursion is a great way to enjoy the coastal environments, observe bioluminescence (glowing fluorescent bacteria in the water!!!!) and howl at the moon on a summer evening on the …

  • Avon Kayak Tour

    Cape Hatteras National Seashore Kayak Tour

    Another recent addition to the Kitty Hawk Kayak & Surf School ecotour quiver, the Avon Pamlico Sound Salt Marsh Kayak Tour is a must see on Hatteras Island. On this kayak tour, we frequently spot ospreys, pelicans, herons, egrets, ibis, terns, rails, skimmers, wrens, and warbles …

  • Duck Kayak Tour

    Duck Kayak Tour

    Come kayaking in our new and exciting kayak tour location on the border of Duck and Corolla on the Currituck Sound of the Northern Outer Banks: the Duck Currituck Sound Kayak Tour. We launch at the newly renovated Sanderling Resort & Spa and paddle around the …

  • Roanoke Island Kayak Tour

    Roanoke Island Kayak Tour

    Roanoke Island was witness to the first English settlement in the New World. Downtown Manteo is a great kayaking environment located between the Outer Banks and the mainland and also provides an ideal activity to begin your exploration of the Outer Banks and Roanoke Island. …

  • Corolla Kayak Tour

    Corolla Kayak Tour

    Kayaking around the sheltered islands, bays and canals of the Currituck Sound on the Outer Banks is a real treat!!!  This Corolla Kayak Tour is one of the few places where you can leave the hustle and bustle of the summer madness and really unwind …

  • Alligator River Kayak Tour

    Alligator River Kayak Tour

    Perhaps the Crown Jewel of our kayak tours quiver. the Alligator River Kayak Tour on the Outer Banks rarely disappoints!!! Home to the OBX’s most robust gator population, sightings are frequent on this tour. But don’t fear, despite conventional wisdom to the contrary, gators are shy …

  • Kitty Hawk Bay Kayak Tour

    Kitty Hawk Bay Kayak Tour

    Another recent addition to the Kitty Hawk Kayak & Surf School ecotour quiver, the Kitty Hawk Bay Kayak Tour is a must see on the Outer Banks.  On this kayaking tour, we frequently spot ospreys, pelicans, herons, egrets, ibis, terns, rails, skimmers, wrens, and warbles just …

  • Bodie Island Kayak Tour

    Bodie Island Kayak Tour

    Another recent addition to the Kitty Hawk Kayak & Surf School ecotour quiver, the Bodie Island Kayak Tour is a must see on the Outer Banks.  On this kayaking tour, we frequently spot ospreys, pelicans, herons, egrets, ibis, terns, rails, skimmers, wrens, and warbles just to …

  • Outer Banks Yoga Retreats

    Outer Banks Surf, Kayak, and Yoga Retreats

    Our next Surf and Yoga Retreat is June 24 – 26th, 2016 Both woman’s only and co-ed yoga retreats are designed to accommodate all levels of athletic ability. Healthy, organic and locally sourced meals and accommodations in a classic Outer Banks beach house are included. …

  • OBX Kayak Camping Retreats

    Kayak Camping Trips

    We offer overnight expeditions in several areas along the Roanoke, Cashie, Chowan Rivers and their tributaries, and the Albemarle Sound on platforms only accessible by kayak! These areas traverse great natural preserves of the Palmetto Preserve and the Roanoke River National Wildlife Refuge and other …

  • American Canoe Association Kayak & Canoe Recreation Certified

    ACA Quick Start Kayak Course

    Rescues, towing, gear, trip planning, wet exits and kayak touring specific problems are also discussed. This is a four hour class made by appointment only for someone who is more serious about paddling in the future, and who would like to do some of their …

  • Ocean Kayak Tours and Lessons

    Ocean Kayak Lessons

    We offer private and group ocean kayak lessons for people who want to learn how to surf kayak, or as we call it, sedentary shredding. Helmets, life jackets, surf kayaks and paddles provided. The instructor will enlighten you on the dynamic ocean environment, paddling techniques, …

  • Outer Banks Ocean Kayak Tours, Ocean Kayak Tours, OBX Ocean Kayak Tour

    Outer Banks Ocean Kayak Tours

    Check out our new sun rise and sunset ocean kayak tours. We shove off right from the beach in Kitty Hawk and paddle looking for dolphins, schools of fish, and the view of the Barrier Islans from a kayak. We use unsinkable Ocean Kayaks for …

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    Privately Guided Hidden Gem Kayak Tour

    Locations of the put ins for these tours are kept secret. Call us to discuss your private kayak tour for an incredible paddling experience in tour areas even further off the beaten path. It is recommended that you have some prior kayaking experience or a …