Stand Up Paddle Board St Augustine
Join us for an informative stand up paddle board SUP St Augustine lesson and experience dolphins in the wild. Our SUP lesson is also an Eco tour, and explains some of the amazing wildlife and history of St Augustine. Our stand up paddle board tours leaves from the beautiful St. Augustine Lighthouse Park daily at 9:00 a.m. Go with the best SUP lesson St Augustine has to offer. Check out or Tripadvisor certificate of excellence reviews at Trip Advisor Kayak St Augustine
Tour Time is Daily at 9:00 a.m. for the past eight years! Learn from the best! All our tour guides are certified University of Florida Naturalist and/or have a environmental degree backgrounds as well as CPR and emergency first aid certified.
This is a safe, easy and informative paddle board Eco tour/lesson, attuned for beginners. The paddle board tour will begin on land with a informative tutorial explaining technique and safety (see below for lesson plan) . Next you’re on the water and your guide will have you standing in know time, helping you get comfortable with your new found adventure. The tour will then expand into the natural wonders, and wildlife of the area. Manatees, dolphins, rays, sea turtles and a vast array of marsh birds may all be seen here. Bring a lunch and after your paddle board tour, you can have a picnic under the oak hammock at Lighthouse park or visit the St. Augustine Lighthouse and get a bird’s eye view of your SUP tour, and the beautiful area. Paddle Board St Augustine
We stand alone on SUP lessons and tours in St Augustine for safety and the knowledge of nature.
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Tours prices and Information:
You can enjoy this stand up paddle tour as part of a Public Group or opt for a Private Tour. Please call for large group or corporate function discounts.
What To Bring: Sunblock, Hat, bathing suit just in case you get wet. Smiles.
Duration: About 1.5 hours. Longer if we sit and watch the dolphins play!
Tours Includes: SUP Board, law required PFD and whistle. We also provide bottled water and a professional guide who is trained in first aid, CPR and will possess a camera to save the occasion and a smartphone and a marine radio, for any emergency and to keep track of any approaching weather.
Public Group Lesson/Tour
Tour Location: 442 Ocean Vista Ave. St Augustine 32080
Tour Time: Everyday at 9:00 am. We know 9:00 a.m. is a little early for some people, however the wind plays a big factor in SUP and the winds are usually much lighter in the mornings. The wind can be the difference between a pleasurable paddle and a struggle.
Tour Price: Price for this group tour is $45.00 per person.
Kids: Six to Twelve are $10.00 and must ride with a parent on their board. Private tours are great for kids, if you would like them to try it on their own.
250 pound weight limit for beginners
Our guides and instructors are great so please remember them.
Gratuity is not included.
We offer discounts for groups of ten or more. Just give us a call.
To reserve a private tour, please give us a call – (904) 315-8442
We offer private paddleboard tours and lessons on any day and at any time, at your convenience, considering the conditions are favorable. Please give us as much notice as possible. We will make every effort to accommodate you.
This tour begins at the St Augustine lighthouse park boat ramp. Lighthouse Park is located adjacent to Salt Run with the St. Augustine Lighthouse standing as the landmark for the area, on Anastasia Island. 442 Ocean Vista Avenue St Augustine Fl. 32080 Meet us at our office under the cedar tree, on the beach north of the boat ramp. We will be wearing baby blue/turquoise shirts.
Private Tour Time: You set the time
Price: $50.00 per person. Four adults minimum charge. Discount for groups of ten or more.
Kids: Five to Twelve are $10.00 if they ride with a parent on their board.
A gratuity of 15% will be added for all private lessons and tours
Paddle Board St Augustine
Below is an outline of our beginner paddle board lesson. The Basics.
- get familiar with equipment
- paddle length
- pickup and carry sup board
- basic paddle stroke
- basic paddle turn
- paddle on knees
- how to stand up
- where to stand up
- parallel stance
- paddle standing up
- proper stroke
- control board direction
- sweeping strokes on one side