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Paddle NC

1020 State Park Road, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
+1 910-612-3297
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Fun on Bear Island

Rental was easy to arrange, and they were right there with our tandem kayak at Hammocks Beach State... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
pslaughter2016
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Greensboro, North Carolina
Great kayaking

Great kayaking area and great selection of kayaks with very knowledgeable and friendly staff who... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2017
Karen F
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Experience your environment from a different perspective. Paddle NC provides spectacular, NC State Park, kayak and paddle board (SUP) nature tours and rentals.Our guided and self guided kayak and paddle board tours turn your day into an adventure as you paddle where Native Americans and early European settlers once called home. These are the same waters that played a major part in the golden age o
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1020 State Park Road, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

Rental was easy to arrange, and they were right there with our tandem kayak at Hammocks Beach State Park when we arrived. Kayak had room for two nights' worth of camping gear (bring some heavy duty trash bags for waterproofing storage if you don't have...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Great kayaking area and great selection of kayaks with very knowledgeable and friendly staff who appreciated our skill level. Might have to check out the PFD brand they use...comfortable with pockets!

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Our guide was outstanding! He was very knowledgeable and patient in answering my 5 year olds questions. The tour was pleasant and I would definitely use them again on next open season. Thank you again for the tour and our awesome guide!

Thank Bella F
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I took a group of Girl Scouts this past weekend for an Eco Tour. Our tour guide Mike, now affectionately known as "Pirate Mike" to my troop was incredible. (I think the nose ring and longish hair earned him the name) He was patient and...More

Thank Kelli R
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We had a tour with Andrew and it was great! We were the only 2 on the tour so we had our own personal guide. He was fun to talk to and had some interesting information about the natural habitat. We had no idea about...More

Thank craig6066
Reviewed 12 September 2017

My 6-year-old and I embarked with Andrew- we were the only people on the tour. We had a great time, enjoyed the scenery, learned how to kayak. The tour was thoughtfully designed, and we learned a bit about the local eco-system. Our guide had good...More

Thank Jennifer A
Walter M, Owner at Paddle NC, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thank you so much for your review! We're glad you had a great time and will pass your praise along to Andrew!

Reviewed 11 September 2017

Easy to book even without much advance warning. We booked just the equipment but the guide got us into the water and gave some tips before heading off. All the equipment was in good condition. The put int was very convenient at Carolina Beach State...More

Thank Miles O
Walter M, Owner at Paddle NC, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thanks for your review, and we look forward to having you out with us again for another adventure!

Reviewed 5 September 2017

Lovely location with lots to see. Safe and easy to use equipment. Highly recommend this as a way to get the family outside on the next beach trip.

Thank sdavisb47
Walter M, Owner at Paddle NC, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thanks for your review, we're glad you had a great time!

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I took our 4 & 5 year old for a trip down the river on Paddle NC's eco tour from the Carolina Beach base. The pre trip advice was expertly dispensed by Joshua who wanted to do his best to make our...More

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Walter M, Owner at Paddle NC, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thank you so much for your review! Mike and Joshua are fantastic, and I'm sure they will appreciate the praise! We hope to see you again in the future for another paddling adventure!

Reviewed 23 August 2017

We had a great evening with Joshua - very helpful and up beat. He was knowledgeable about the area and met everyone at their experience level with ease.

Thank Karen G
Walter M, Owner at Paddle NC, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thanks so much for your review. We're glad you had a good time, and will pass your kudos on to Joshua!

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