Featured Seasonal Trip 

Blackwater Cypress Swamp Kayaking

Explore with us on one of the most unique kayaking tours through the flooded bottomland forest

*seasonal trip available thru May 21st 2020

We are currently CLOSED thru April 6th due to Covid-19. We will continue to evaluate and adapt during these ever changing times. Please contact us with any questions. Upon re-opening, we will continue with very small groups and private outings as conditions dictate. Any new bookings for after April 6th are fully refundable or can be resheduled as needed. New bookings and gift card purchases will help ensure we can weather this storm and be here when things begin to normalize. Thank you for your support! 

 Not sure exactly when you want to plan your outing? Purchase a gift card and use the value towards any activity when you are ready to select your date. Non-expiring option that helps support small local business during these difficult times.

Currently Closed for Activities thur April 6th

Now offering all kayak rental orientations as private events, and discounted minimums for private guided kayak tours. Or choose a private boat charter for dolphin watching and exploring on an undeveloped beach island. Click button above for more details

Guided Kayak Tours

 Our guided kayaking trips offer small group sizes, unique access, and knowledable guides to ensure a memorable time on the water. Come join us! 

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Kayak and SUP Rentals

Self-guided Kayaking from our location at Middleton Place

Available Daily by Reservation


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Private Group Events

Let us help design a custom private adventure for your group of any size. Contact us today to get started planning!


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About Us

For the past  10 years, our small team of passionate naturalist guides have helped create memorable experiences on the water for our guests.  Our dedication to providing professional service, knowledgable guides, and unique access keep our guests coming back for more.


 Blackwater Cypress Swamp 

 Happy Hour Kayak Rentals

 Twilight Kayaking

 River Clean-up Events

 Charleston Bluegrass Festival




Our Location

Situated along the banks of the Ashley River at Middleton Place, our setting offers our guests a different side of the low country.  Our location  offers access to both a tidal river, and a private Blackwater Swamp. Not to mention an award winning Inn and the National Historic landmark property of Middleton Place.

Truly Unique Experience!


Truly unique experience

Wasn’t sure what to expect at first but was so impressed with not only the beauty but also the depth of knowledge our guide had.  They were so passionate about the land and it’s habitats. This a must do!

-Reviewed Trip Advisor October 2019


On-Site Accommodations & Activities

If your looking to combine one of a kind accommodations with your visit we have you covered. Choose from staying at an award winning Inn, or camping in style with your group at the private nature preserve. If your just looking to make a full day of it, be sure to visit the Middleton Place Gardens while your on-site. 

The Inn at Middleton Place

The Inn at Middleton Place

Award winning accomodations

Woodlands Reserve

Woodlands Reserve

Group Camping and Private Events

Middleton Place

Middleton Place

National Historic Landmark

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