Our Tours and ActivitiesKayak Tours- Kayak Rentals- Stand Up Paddleboarding- Boating
Only some of our activities are available to book on-line at this time. Please call to inquire about booking other trips not listed under the “book now” feature.
Wildlife Viewing Boat Charters
Arrange a private boat charter with a naturalist captain to get you to all the best spots for dolphin watching, birding, and beach-combing on undeveloped islands! Unless otherwise specified, all boat trips are private events that can be customized to your interests.
Daily Departures Monday-Friday. Listed times vary based on low-tide, but can be customized to accommodate needs and interests.
Marsh Adventure at Middleton Place
The tidal marsh at Middleton Place lies right in the middle of a state scenic river corridor, offering pristine views-scapes and uncrowded waterways to explore. Our professional naturalist guides love to share their wealth of information on the areas’s rich history, ecology, and natural systems! Morning adventures, twilight, full moon, and custom private events are just some of the options from our Main location.
2 hour tour- Available Year Round. October-December times vary. Other times not listed on website typically available by request
3.25 hour Ashley Blue Trail Shuttle Tour. October-December Saturdays and Sundays, departure times vary.
Tuesday and Thursday Twilight trips May-October
*for groups of 4 other dates and times can be arranged most days with advance notice
Folly Salt Marsh Kayaking
Explore the rich salt-marsh estuaries behind Folly Beach with a naturalist guide to offer interpretation along the way, while we look for dolphins and other wildlife. Join us for a early morning outing “beat the heat” outing, or an evening twilight paddle. We also offer Full Moon paddles, and custom private events, so just give us a call to discus other options.
Tuesday and Thursday Morning and Twilight *times vary. For Groups of 4 or more, custom dates and times can be arranged with notice
Kayak & SUP Rentals
If you want to get out and explore the tidal marsh on your own, check out our self-guided kayak & SUP rental options from Middleton Place. Choose from a variety of single or double kayaks for your outing, or stable high performance Stand Up Paddleboards.
*Available daily by reservation. Day of appointments typically available, but be sure to call ahead before you come out.
Special Event Paddles
We like to mix things up, and explore a variety of different areas to give our guests (and guides) an appreciation for all the water wilderness the low country has to offer. Join us for one of our monthly full moon kayak tours, a river clean-up event, or one of special event paddle locations. These trips depart from a variety of different locations, and vary from small group outings to trips open to anyone.
Blackwater Cypress Swamp at Middleton
Join us for a slow meander beneath the canopy of towering Cypress and Tupelo trees on this very special kayak tour. Let us help reveal the mysteries of the Blackwater Swamp.
Seasonal paddle, only available January-May