Kayaking & Paddleboarding

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

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


Turtle Tides Jekyll

Turtle Tides Jekyll offers rentals and tours of Kayaks and paddleboards (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


Golden Isles Paddle Company

Website: gipaddle.com
Phone: 912.602.2470


SouthEast Adventure Outfitters

Website: southeastadventure.com
Phone: 912.638.6732