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Tidal Transit Kayak

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Great experience!

Stopped here to rent a few kayaks and explore the harbor. Staff was extremely friendly and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lsla523
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Los Angeles, California
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Great group activity

The five of us had a great time kayaking out to the lighthouse. They staff was very friendly and... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
rawl28ta
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here to rent a few kayaks and explore the harbor. Staff was extremely friendly and informative. Equipment was great. Couldn’t have asked for more!

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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

The five of us had a great time kayaking out to the lighthouse. They staff was very friendly and informative. It was nice they gave us a chart and drybags. If you have a couple hours in Boothbay, check them out.

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tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Burnt Island is a beautiful destination - we're always excited to send people out there! Glad you enjoyed it and we hope to see you next summer :)

Reviewed 1 August 2018

We participated in the guided wildlife tour. The guide was very informative, casual, and definitely helpful! He made sure everyone was comfortable at all times & always checked if we needed anything. We kayaked through a populated seal area....which was my favorite part of the...More

Thank Reshia W
tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks for joining us on our wildlife tour! So happy you were given awesome guide service - we love our guides! Seeing the seals is such a treat. Come see us again :)

Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We were looking to rent paddle boards and we found Tidal Transit. We met Travis who shared all the routes and places to see. We paddled to Burnt Island and walked around on the island, saw the blessing of the fleet on out paddle back....More

Thank Catherine S
tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

We're glad you had such a blast with the SUPS & even happier that you were able witness one of our favorite hometown traditions! Come see us again Catherine :)

Reviewed 11 July 2018 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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tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thanks Sarah! Kind words like these keep us smiling :)

Reviewed 28 June 2018 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
tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

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!

Reviewed 21 June 2018 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!

Thank mooreda22
tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thanks for the kind review - we love Curtis too!

Reviewed 14 June 2018

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 16 June 2018

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!

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
tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

The trip out to Burnt Island is a beautiful one & a great way to start the day. Glad you had such a great time!

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
tidaltransit, Manager at Tidal Transit Kayak, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Margarett, we're so happy to hear that you enjoyed your trip - come back and paddle with us soon!

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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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