Get out and explore with an introduction to kayaking eco-tour, one of our many half day kayak adventures, or go big with a full day expedition. All of our groups are small in size ensuring a personalized experience. Our guides will show you the hidden coast of Carolina Beach State Park, Hammocks Beach State Park, Topsail Beache’s Permuda Island Reserve or you can try one of our off site eco-adventures.
Kayaking, and paddle boarding North Carolina’s coastal State Parks and Reserves is a great way to experience their natural wonders. Dolphins and beautiful shore birds often join our kayak tours. You might even spot a loggerhead sea turtle sticking its head up to say “Hi”. Paddle NC wants to share this amazing experience, so go kayaking or stand up paddle boarding (SUP) with us and have your best day ever.
Check out Paddle NC’s rental program if you don’t want to haul your gear to the beach or just want to try our new equipment. We have all new gear and can outfit you with the right kayak to fit your needs. Pick from a single, tandem, or specialized fishing kayak for your personalized adventure. If you are hooked on the new stand up paddle board (SUP) craze let Paddle NC help you get on the water with one of our new paddle boards.
Sometimes all you need to is a map, some local advice, a kayak and time on the water. You can turn your day into a vacation, or make your own adventure, so reserve you kayak or paddle board today.
When kayaking and stand up paddle boarding (SUP) has evolved from an occasional dip in the water to your new favorite pastime, we are here to help. Your skills will advance with Paddle NC’s, Fluid Motion Paddling School. Taught by American Canoe Association (ACA) certified instructors, our classes offer the best quality training for you, your friends and your family. We evaluate your paddling needs and adapt to your learning style. Taking the next step has never been easier. You will be amazed how much you improve. We offer courses for the novice, as well as experienced paddlers. No matter what your skill level, you can advance with Paddle NC’s Fluid Motion Paddling School.
Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board/SUP Tours, Rentals, & Instruction Serving Wilmington NC, Emerald Isle, Southport, Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Fort Fisher, Cape Fear River, Wrightsville Beach, Topsail Beaches, Jacksonville, Swansboro & Emerald Isle Tours and Instruction Reservation Required Memorial Day-Labor Day: Everyday 8am-6pm
Hours of Operation:
March 26th – May 23rd: Everyday by Appointment, Weekends 8am-5pm
Labor Day – October: Everyday by Appointment, Weekends 8am-5pm
November – March: Closed Except by Appointment
Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board/SUP Tours, Rentals, & Instruction
Serving Wilmington NC, Emerald Isle, Southport, Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Fort Fisher, Cape Fear River, Wrightsville Beach, Topsail Beaches, Jacksonville, Swansboro & Emerald Isle
Tours and Instruction Reservation Required
Memorial Day-Labor Day: Everyday 8am-6pm