Paddle Board St Augustine

PADDLE BOARD ST AUGUSTINE | Dolphin Tour/Lesson – Beginner Friendly

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Stand Up Paddle Board St Augustine kayak-st-augustine

Join us for an informative stand up paddle board St Augustine lesson and experience dolphins in the wild. Our paddle board 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.

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.

Reservation may be made online 24/7  

You can check availability on the calendar at the bottom of this page.

We stand alone on SUP lessons and tours in St Augustine for safety and the knowledge of nature. 

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Public Paddle Board Lesson/Tour Information 

Tour Price: $45.00 per person.

Kids –  6-13 years of age are $10.00 and must ride on a board with a parent. No kids under six on our public tours please. Kids under six are allowed on our private tours. Kids  6-13 years of age, may have their own board on our private tours (see below)

We require a minimum of 4 people signed up for all our tours to go out. If you have less than four 4 people in your group, you may still reserve.  In the rare event the minimum number of reservations is not met, you will be notified 24 hours prior to your tour time, at which time you have the option to reschedule or a full refund

Private Tours: $55.00 per person 4 person minimum. Kids under six are allowed on our private tours. Kids  6-13 years of age, may have their own board on our private tours.

Private Tour for Two: $150.00 – Two adults

Our guides are great, please don’t forget them! Gratuity is not included in the price. Just let us know at the end of the tour if you would like to add a tip to your credit card.

Tour Location:  442 Ocean Vista Ave. St Augustine 32080 Meet us at the boat ramp. We all wear royal blue Columbia shirts.

Tour Time:  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. Please arrive 20 min. early to find parking, apply sunblock, use restrooms etc.. This will avoid tour delays. You will receive a confirmation email with parking instruction and more information after you book.

250 pound weight limit for beginners

What To Bring:  On the tour – Bring as least as possible.  We highly suggest drinking water, preferrably in a non disposable bottle, flip flops, and smiles. Do not bring anything you do not want to loose on the tour.  Your guide will have a dry bag for you car keys. 

Bring in your car – Sunblock, extra change of clothes, just in case you get wet, Please apply sunblock at your car. There are restrooms onsite.

Duration:  About 1.5 hours. Longer if we sit and watch the dolphins play!

Tours Includes:  SUP Board, law required PFD and whistle, 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.

Waivers – You will receive a waiver in your confirmation email. Every one must sign the waiver. Parents must sign for kids under 18 years of age. Please sign waivers prior to arriving as to avoid tour delays.

 

Below is an outline of our beginner paddle board lesson. The Basics.

  • safety
  • 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

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Planning that special occasion? We specialize in private corporate, events and special occasions. Our fleet of kayaks and paddle boards are mobile and we can come to you at your community lake or water front, or set up a paddle event anywhere in north or central Fl. in our beautiful springs and rivers. Call us for more information on prices, or for some personalized ideas for a memorable and wonderful experience

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Stand Up  Paddle Board/SUP St. Augustine

We look forward to meeting you!

 Dolphin Tour St Augustine SUP Lesson
442 Ocean Vista Ave
St Augustine FL. 32080

St Augustine Paddle Board 

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on Jul 18, 2012