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Tidal Transit Kayak

18 Granary Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1866
+1 207-633-7140
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Awesome place. Awesome people.

If you like a little bit of adventure or a lot of adventure, you’ve got to rent a kayak Tidal... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sarahhubertr
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Augusta, Maine
via mobile
Tour to burnt island

Great people to do business with. Today's trip to Burnt island was great. Our guide was very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mary G
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Hamlin, New York
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“wildlife tour” (21 reviews)
“burnt island” (14 reviews)
“dry bags” (5 reviews)
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18 Granary Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1866
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+1 207-633-7140
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"wildlife tour"
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"dry bags"
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"experienced paddlers"
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"nice equipment"
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"beautiful coast"
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"botanical gardens"
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"great company"
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"an adventure"
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"saw seals"
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"ram island"
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"few hours"
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"an hour and a half"
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"harbor seals"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you like a little bit of adventure or a lot of adventure, you’ve got to rent a kayak Tidal Transit and go explore Boothbay Harbor and its islands. Oh, and the staff and guides are stellar people!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great people to do business with. Today's trip to Burnt island was great. Our guide was very helpful, informative, and friendly.. They provide everything you need for a great kayaking adventure.

Thank Mary G
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tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mary, thank you for coming out to kayak with us. We are thrilled to hear you had an enjoyable paddle out to Burnt Island. We look forward to seeing you again!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Did the tour with Curtis as our guide. He was great, patient with the kayaking and knowledgeable about the area. Travelling with daughters 12 and 14. We would all recommend this one!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I rented two single kayaks from Tidal Transit Kayaks on June 11, 2018. We are experienced kayakers on the lakes of Colorado, but we are new to see kayaking, so we were initially a little nervous. The staff at Tidal Transit quickly...More

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tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're so glad to hear that you had such a great paddling experience. You were both so sweet and we really enjoyed having you! Come see us again when you're back in the Harbor :) Cheers!

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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

The people at Tidal Transit kayak were friendly, helpful, and very competent. We arrived as soon as they opened at 9 AM. They gave safety information and recommendations for the best route to kayak. They had us trained, outfitted, and in our kayaks in no...More

Thank Marianne K
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

My nephew, his wife, and I spent a glorious three night kayak camping trip - island hopping the Sheepscot area islands. Tidal Transit made sure we were prepared with gear, tools, and knowledge to provide an ideal, safe, beautiful, and varied time. Couldn't have been...More

Thank Margarett J
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We went on the wildlife tour. It was amazing. The high point was an island covered with seals. They actually began to pop up all around us as we sat watching them. We also rented two kayaks which they delivered to our rental house. Great...More

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tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Glad you had a great time with us. Thank you, TTKC

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

My husband and I rented a tandem kayak for about an hour and a half. We kayaked out to Burnt Island and visited the lighthouse there. The trip to the island took us about 40 minutes, and the trip back took about 30 minutes. We...More

1  Thank Karen Z
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tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Hi Karen Z, We are so glad that you had such a nice time. Paddling out to Burnt Island is a great way to experience the serenity of Boothbay Harbor from the water. Thanks for joining us on yet another beautiful Maine day! We hope...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

My wife and I are on a biking vacation. We had never been to Boothbay Harbor before now. Not many bike routes are posted for this area, so we decided to visit Tidal Transit for some help finding a place to ride. We were helped...More

Thank Alex H
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tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Hi Alex H, Thank you for the review! We are so glad you were able to explore Boothbay Harbor via bike! Though hilly, those backroads are so beautiful that we like to think it is well worth the hard work. Come back and pedal with...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Our first family kayak adventure. We had two guides and they were both knowledgable and friendly. We were in the thick of it in minutes with good training and guidance. A great place to rent from. Nice and honest people. Thank you for a great...More

Thank Matosortho
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tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Hi Matosortho, Thanks for the awesome review! We are so glad that you chose TTKC for your first family kayak adventure, and that our guides were able to add so much to the experience. Thank you for paddling with us and we hope to see...More

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PotteryForLiving
30 July 2015|
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Response from tidaltransit | Property representative |
Hello PotteryForLiving, All of our tours are geared toward beginners and we paddle in fairly protected areas. We have a wildlife tour that goes out every day at 1pm during which we often see seals. On all of our tours, we... More
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poemweaver
28 June 2015|
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Response from tidaltransit | Property representative |
Thanks for your inquiry, poemweaver. We rent single and tandem kayaks, as well as stand up paddleboards, hourly for the following rates: Single Kayaks 1 hour - $25 2 hours - $35 Half Day (up to 4 hours) - $45 Full Day (5... More
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