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Pack & Paddle offers kayak tours of our local swamps and bayous as well as hikes in the area. Join one of our scheduled tours or book a private tour for your group. Explore the Lake Martin, Bayou Teche, Lake Fausse Point or Chicot areas with us...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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601 E Pinhook Rd, Lafayette, LA 70501-8398
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+1 337-232-5854
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I can't imagine life without Pack and Paddle. This locally owned store stocks top rated equipment, gear and clothing for the outdoor enthusiast and has the best twice a year garage sales you can imagine. Wonderful lectures for families too. ! This is not an...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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JohnW10547, Owner at Pack & Paddle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for reviewing us. We appreciate you taking the time to write this. It means a lot!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have participated in more than one of the organized trips with these folks and they are the best. The trips themselves will give you information on level of effort but as beginner paddlers this has been our intro to the beauty of the local...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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JohnW10547, Owner at Pack & Paddle, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for being part of the Pack & Paddle family and for exploring the outdoors with us. We love putting on these trips and I'm glad that they have helped you discover how much great opportunity we have here in South Louisiana for adventure!

Reviewed 1 week ago

The trip was well organized with good equipment supplied. The business owners were the guides and were very pleasant to work with. Many interesting places were pointed out.

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Date of experience: December 2018
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JohnW10547, Owner at Pack & Paddle, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for writing this review. We appreciate it. Loved the trip. It was awesome!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Joined the Pack and Paddle crew on a Hobie First Cast Trip. Wonderful. Everything perfect. The guide was great. The equipment was fine. The weather was perfect.

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Date of experience: November 2018
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JohnW10547, Owner at Pack & Paddle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to give us a review. We appreciate it and I'm glad you had a great trip.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I had one day to do a guided kayak tour and we called them and spoke with Kallie at P&P and she was great to work with. We planned this almost a month in advance and everything went smoothly! We got a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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JohnW10547, Owner at Pack & Paddle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your review. I'm glad it worked out so well. Chuck is a great photographer and a great guide. We're happy to have him available for trips like yours. Thanks again for picking Pack & Paddle for your trip!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first ever kayaking experience, but it will most definitely not be my last! Mike, our guide was excellent and the helpers were just as enjoyable! They were patient with our group who were all beginners and made the trip a great one...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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JohnW10547, Owner at Pack & Paddle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review on the Sampsons cove trip. I'm glad y'all had fun and that the experience was great!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mike, our guide from Pack and Paddle, was fantastic. Pack and Paddle provided everything we needed, including lunch, for a great price. The trip was fun and the sites were beautiful. Will definitively be doing this again with Pack and Paddle.

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Date of experience: November 2018
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JohnW10547, Owner at Pack & Paddle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to write this review. We love Mike and all our guides who work so hard to pull these trips together. Thanks for signing up and I'm glad it was a great experience.

Reviewed 10 November 2018

Great experience, wonderful staff, truly an enjoyable evening. Peaceful, quiet, beautiful, let’s do it again.

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Date of experience: November 2018
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JohnW10547, Owner at Pack & Paddle, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks for your review. I'm glad that you enjoyed the experience of Lake Martin.

Reviewed 9 November 2018

Friendly helpful guides with a leisure paddle. Kayaking tips provided. Enjoyed a nice sandwich for lunch including hummus,vegetables,and watermelon. Kayaks provided.

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Date of experience: October 2018
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JohnW10547, Owner at Pack & Paddle, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us. I'm happy to hear that you and all the other ladies had a great day. Thanks!

Reviewed 3 November 2018

Tee tour was great, left in late afternoon and traveled around Lake Martin with John and his partner. Beautiful place saw bird and late in evening saw alligator, was a bit cold for them. Paddling was not difficult and John ensured no one fell behind....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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JohnW10547, Owner at Pack & Paddle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Glad you had a great trip Ian. Thanks for paddling with us!

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