Kayaking & Paddle Boarding

There’s no better way to explore the waters around Jekyll Island than from a kayak or paddle board.

4-H Tidelands Nature Center

Tidelands offers kayak tours, coastal ecology programs, Island nature walks, and summer and school group programs as well as an exhibit gallery featuring live coastal species, including sea turtles, fish, invertebrates, horseshoe crabs, snakes, alligators, and more.

Hours: Mon-Fri: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | Sat-Sun: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Location: 100 S. Riverview Dr.
Website: tidelands4h.org
Phone: 912.635.5032

Golden Isles Paddle Company

Provider of paddle board and kayak ecotours, recreational outings, rentals, and lessons for people of all skills levels throughout the Golden Isles. Create memories with people you cherish in places you love. Concierge services and customized packages available. Call for reservations or book online.

Hours: Daily, 6 a.m.-9 p.m.
Website: gipaddle.com
Phone: 912.602.2470

SouthEast Adventure Outfitters

Offers kayaking, paddle boarding, and boating throughout the Golden Isles. The Brunswick shop dock location offers daily kayak tours, kayak sales, and rentals. Reservations are suggested.

Location: Brunswick: 1200 Glynn Avenue | St. Simons Island: 313 Mallery St.
Website: southeastadventure.com
Phone: 912.638.6732

Turtle Tides Jekyll

Turtle Tides Jekyll offers rentals and tours of Kayaks and paddle boards (SUP); free delivery. Feel your blood pressure decrease as you enjoy a relaxing nature paddle or increase your heart rate if you want to paddle for exercise. It’s your choice! Please call for details.

Phone: 912.571.2567
Website: turtletidesjekyll.com