Tours include all equipment and a Certified Florida Master Naturalist will be your guide. Any tour, any time, we're flexible, any of these tours can be arranged at different times. For reservations call GAEA Guides - Guided Kayak Nature Tours at 239-694-5513
Thursday, Sept. 13: Archeological Kayak & Site Tour with GAEA Guides - Guided Kayak Nature Tours from 10 a.m. 3 p.m. in Bokeelia. Learn about our ancient native Calusa Civilization by taking a guided tour of the Calusa Heritage Trail at the Pineland Site Complex. Then paddle on the grass flats of Pine Island Sound like the Calusa did. See a variety of birds, sponges, fish, soft corals, bottom dwelling creatures, dolphin and sometimes manatee. $60 per person includes all equipment and your entry fee to the Calusa Heritage Trail. Call 239 694-5513 for a reservation
Friday, Sept. 14: Mangrove Mazes of Matlacha Pass Kayak Tour with GAEA Guides - Guided Kayak Nature Tours from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Meet at 4130 Pine Island Rd. Visit the Mangrove Mazes and Tunnels of Matlacha Pass, "Nature's Cathedrals". Lots of birds, fish and critters in these mysterious tunnels. We may see the visiting White Pelicans. Includes all equipment and a Florida Master Naturalist as your guide. $50 per person. Reservations needed. 239 694-5513.
Monday, Sept. 17: Kayak Clinic at Four Mile Cove Ecological Park in Cape Coral with GAEA Guides Guided Kayak Nature Tours from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Learn the basics of kayaking safety and paddling. We start on land with basic kayak and safety information then on to the water instruction. After that you will get to practice your new skills and go for a paddle in the park. For beginners. $40 includes all equipment and the lessons. To reserve your spot call Cape Coral Parks & Rec at 239 549-4606.