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Black River Outdoors

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Have you discovered the wild side of the Myrtle Beach/Grand Strand area of the South Carolina Coast? Experience the excitement of a Guided Kayak Eco Tour on beautiful South Carolina waterways with Black River Outdoors. We have tours in Myrtle Beach...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Myrtle Beach, SC 29585-7203
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Both my husband and I went kayaking with our daughter Christina Aguilera" and had the time of our lives. Our guide, Richard was really nice and experienced. We saw dolphins and all sorts of birds. Can't wait to do this again!More

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Date of experience: January 2019
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BROC_Paddler, Owner at Black River Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Imagine my surprise to find Christina Aquilera on my Kayak EcoTour! While she was not the famous singer, Christina was an excellent paddler. You would never have guessed that she was a novice paddler. Your group did a great job of taking advantage of one...More

Reviewed 4 January 2019

They guides and the brochures won't guarantee that you will see certain animals, but we went for a 2 hour kayak tour in the Salt Marsh tour, and we saw multiple eagles, exotic birds, a dolphin, and two alligators. It was a truly rewarding experience....More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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BROC_Paddler, Owner at Black River Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2019

Glad you enjoyed your Salt Marsh Kayak EcoTour. You really did get the full experience - including Chip the Dolphin. I hope you come back again for another trip with us. Thanks, Richard

Reviewed 1 January 2019

Our guide Mandy was great; very knowledgable about the area, fun and friendly. As this was my first time in a kayak i was a bit nervous but i didn't need to worry, the kayaks used are easy to maneuver and stable. It was a...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 15 November 2018

I took a short (2 hour) tour of the Waccamaw with two other paddlers and our guide, Mandy. This was my fourth trip with Black River Outdoors and they never disappoint. Mandy, RIchard, and Paul are all knowledgable and generous with their information. They also...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

I took a 2 hour tour of the salt marsh. It was my first time in a kayak but I was ready to go after about 5 minutes of instruction. Paul was a great guide and pointed out several things I would have missed had...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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BROC_Paddler, Owner at Black River Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

We love happy customers! We hope to see you again on one of our Cypress Swamp tours so you can see the rest of our amazing area. Thanks, Richard

Reviewed 16 September 2018

Our Cypress Swamp Kayak Trip was excellent. Richard made sure everyone was comfortable. He really knows wildlife in that area and did an excellent job spotting it for us and explaining it to us. The paddling was very easy. It was an enjoyable time for...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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BROC_Paddler, Owner at Black River Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

I'm glad you enjoyed your Cypress Swamp Kayak Tour. We do our best to spot interesting wildlife. I hope you can try one of our Salt Marsh Tours on your next visit, to see a totally different ecosystem. Thanks, Richard

Reviewed 15 September 2018

Okay, Black River Outdoors can't take credit for the beauty. But, we wouldn't have been out there to appreciate it without them. Our guide, Spaz, (yes, he assured us that was his name) was very informative and entertaining. He had the kayaks, oars and life...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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BROC_Paddler, Owner at Black River Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

A tour with Spaz is never dull. I'm glad you enjoyed your trip. We would love to take you out in the Cypress Swamp next time you are in town. Thanks, Richard

Reviewed 12 September 2018

Our guide was extremely knowledgeable about the river and surrounding wildlife. Went at a good pace and had a lot of fun.

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Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

I had a GREAT time on the Cypress Swamp kayak trip! I looked at several companies in the area and compared their offerings and reviews. Black River seemed like the best fit for my interests, and I was right! I have never kayaked before, but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and safety conscious as when we arrived to our original site it was too windy so he took us to alternative location and provided an equally comparable experience. He was very speedy and skillful with helping another kayaker who...More

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Date of experience: August 2018
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KathyOHUS
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Response from Richard L | Property representative |
We have a detailed Frequently Asked Questions section on our website that goes into more details than I could list here.Go to our website, click on the "Menu" button at the top right corner and select FAQ. We have had many... More
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We try to keep our prices reasonable, and don't do coupons.
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