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Up a Creek Kayak Tours

#10 of 138 Tours in Naples
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Shell Island Road, Launch Site. Not our physical location., Naples, FL 34103
+1 239-293-6232
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Not To Be Missed!

This experience is not to be missed! Susan is an excellent guide and teacher whose passion about... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mary M
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Loved being UP A CREEK with them!

We loved the personalized attention and all of her insight into the marine life and foliage. Even... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Laura J
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Inverness, Illinois
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Naturalist-Guided Kayak Tours in Naples, Marco Island, 10,000 Islands, and Rookery Bay Reserve. Explore mysterious mangrove tunnels, deserted barrier islands and pristine estuaries. All tours led by the owner, Susan. Susan is a Florida Master Naturalist Instructor, Certified Kayak Instructor and loves introducing people to this beautiful environment. Pre-registration required. We use comfortable, new, single sit-on top kayaks. Special group rates available.
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Shell Island Road, Launch Site. Not our physical location., Naples, FL 34103
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+1 239-293-6232
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This experience is not to be missed! Susan is an excellent guide and teacher whose passion about the natural environment is contagious. Beginners will learn easily under her thorough instruction. She offers such a variety of locations that you will definitely need to return for...More

Thank Mary M
SusanCone, Owner at Up a Creek Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Oh thank you! It would be hard not to get excited by all the wonderful life surrounding us. Plus I get to see it through your eyes too! I love the amazement that I see in guests expressions when they see or hear something brand...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We loved the personalized attention and all of her insight into the marine life and foliage. Even non-paddlers felt comfortable out with her as the guide. We recommend her to anyone!

Thank Laura J
SusanCone, Owner at Up a Creek Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you. It is important to me that people feel comfortable. Then, together we can set off to explore and discover the treasures that day holds for us! I really appreciate your review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I've done a couple of kayak tours with Susan. She's great. She makes sure everyone is comfortable and confident in the kayaks before heading out. Then, during the tour, Susan's enthusiasm for the waters, mangroves, and fascinating creatures -- from dolphins to fiddler crabs --...More

Thank Jane E
SusanCone, Owner at Up a Creek Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank You for taking your time to write such a thoughtful review. Yes, sometimes I feel like a big kid out there exploring. I'm happy you enjoyed the tours.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have gone with Susan twice, once for the evening cruise and once for a morning outing. She is a great guide and we and our friends all had an excellent time. We will definitely do it again. Our friends from Europe particularly found it...More

Thank Cris R
SusanCone, Owner at Up a Creek Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank You for your kind review. I find kayaking to be very peaceful and quiet and I'm happy you and your friends did also.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have paddled with Susan three times. The first small group enabled us to experience nature on the water with Susan's guidance and we enjoyed it so much that we returned with a group of friends that were not all experienced paddlers. Susan provided instruction...More

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SusanCone, Owner at Up a Creek Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank You for your wonderful review. It is important that everyone feel comfortable do they can enjoy the experience. I always try to remember how I feel the first time I do something new. I look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have kayaked with George and Susan of Up a Creek five or six times now and it is a highlight of our holiday. They are such nice people who are alert to the needs and abilities of their guests, allowing them to deliver a...More

Thank Andy G
SusanCone, Owner at Up a Creek Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

I feel so honored to have customers like you who choose to come again and again. The ultimate compliment. Thank you so much! And thank you for taking your time to write such a nice review for us.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had so much fun on our recent trip and will be booking another tour soon. Guides were great with my son and took care to point out and describe interesting and unusual critters as we paddled. My son has been asking when he can...More

Thank otheraimee
SusanCone, Owner at Up a Creek Kayak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Your son is so much fun! Oh and so are his parents ☺️ Bring him back! I've heard if you hum to the periwinkle snails they wake up. We can test it out. We have a young naturalist being born. That makes me happy. Thank...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we had some friends visiting from up north, we took a group tour with Susan and George. The kayaking was great fun and we learned about sea and plant life in the estuary. Susan and George were very knowledgeable. It was a gorgeous day...More

Thank Kathy O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Susan and George are wonderful guides and so knowledgeable. Getting back to nature and it’s beauty is such a healing experience. I very much recommend Up a Creek!

Thank Hwilson3012
Reviewed 1 week ago

Susan and George are knowledgeable about the nature of SW Florida. They made this experience incredibly fun. Definitely going to be a repeat customer.

Thank Rob P
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