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Tidal Transit Kayak

18 Granary Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1866
+1 207-633-7140
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Seals! Osprey! Birds!

Took the wildlife tour with Nick and Curtis (great guides). 3rd kayak tour this week & it was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Dez M
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Wish I could give more than 5 stars!

The Wildlife Tour with Abe was the best way we could possibly have spent our afternoon. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Judith K
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18 Granary Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1866
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Took the wildlife tour with Nick and Curtis (great guides). 3rd kayak tour this week & it was beautiful. Though sea was choppy, Nick & Curtis know how to navigate and took us to see seals (there are tons), osprey and other birds, and old...More

Thank Dez M
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Wildlife Tour with Abe was the best way we could possibly have spent our afternoon. The weather and conditions were perfect, Abe was enthusiastic, knowledgeable, friendly, and very good at helping novice paddlers. What a great way to see some of the gorgeous Maine...More

Thank Judith K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I learned to paddle board at Tidal Transit in Boothbay Harbor 2 years ago at 68 and have found it an excellent exercise for core and balance. TT provides excellent gear matches to your physique and skill, and Travis and his crew provide the most...More

Thank ddowning09
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an absolutely wonderful way to spend an afternoon. The scenery was fantastic and as other reviewers have stated we saw many many seals. This was not our first kayaking experience, but this offered us a better perspective on the great job that everyone...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Heading up to Boothbay for the long weekend, we had heard all about the Botanical Gardens (definitely go if you have the chance!). We were staying close by in Boothbay Harbor, so we decided to rent bikes and head over. We were both given new...More

Thank jppanier
tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi jppanier! Thank you so much for the awesome review! We're glad that tire didn't stop you from enjoying your day at the Botanical Gardens! We are so fortunate to have such a beautiful destination like the Gardens that's accessible by bike! Thank you for...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a fabulous time on a wildlife tour with our guide Rick. Half of our group had little or no kayaking experience while the other half was very experienced. Rick did an excellent job of assisting the novices while also leading an interesting tour...More

Thank Melissa C
tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Melissa! Thank you for the awesome review! The Wildlife Tour is our most popular tour and is a great paddle for people of all levels of kayaking experience. Seeing the seals is definitely a nice bonus to a beautiful day on the water in...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a few days in the Boothbay Harbor area, and knew that we would be spending some of that time kayaking in the bay. We visited Tidal Transit Kayak shortly after arriving in town to get a better sense of what sort of rental...More

Thank BryanKD
tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Bryan! We're so glad you enjoyed your day on the water here in Boothbay Harbor! Spectacle Island is such a neat place to explore, and the paddle out there is just beautiful. It's always nice to have some local knowledge about the weather and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on the four hour Wildlife Tour out to Ram Island. What a great way to experience Booth Bay Harbor. Our guides Avery and Abe were great - they gave great instruction, provided dry bags, and we were on our way. They were very...More

Thank ReadandRelax
tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi ReadandRelax! Thank you so much for the nice review! We are so glad that our guides were able to share some of their knowledge about the area with you! We are very lucky to have such beautiful wildlife here in Boothbay. Thanks for paddling...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Customer service is A+. The owner was friendly, relaxed and really informative which was a great way to start our trip. We took out two double kayaks to do some kayaking on our own. We went from Boothbay Harbor out to the Burnt Island Lighthouse....More

Thank Amy M
tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Amy, We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us and got to absorb some of Boothbay Harbors rich history and wildlife. See you next time. TTKC

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent, friendly, well organized staff. We got there on a busy morning, the staff gave us nice detailed instructions and got us in our boat very quickly. We didn't take a tour but rented two tandem kayaks to go to Burnt Island. We had the...More

Thank Rob L
tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Rob, So glad you had a great time. The wildlife here is always a nice bonus. Keep on paddling, TTKC

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PotteryForLiving
30 July 2015|
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Response from tidaltransit | Property representative |
Hello PotteryForLiving, All of our tours are geared toward beginners and we paddle in fairly protected areas. We have a wildlife tour that goes out every day at 1pm during which we often see seals. On all of our tours, we... More
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poemweaver
28 June 2015|
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Response from tidaltransit | Property representative |
Thanks for your inquiry, poemweaver. We rent single and tandem kayaks, as well as stand up paddleboards, hourly for the following rates: Single Kayaks 1 hour - $25 2 hours - $35 Half Day (up to 4 hours) - $45 Full Day (5... More
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