Kayaking on St. George Island
Head out to explore the stunning scenery of St. George Island with a lightweight, easy-to-handle kayak. You’ll enjoy a safe, relaxing excursion – and you might even have a close encounter with a friendly dolphin! Satisfy your longing for adventure by planning a kayaking trip during your visit to the Forgotten Coast, whether you bring your own gear or rent from one of the area’s many businesses.
Where Can You Kayak?
St. George Island’s layout offers easy access to the beach in a variety of locations. One popular option is to visit St. George Island State Park, which features two natural boat ramps for easy entry. You can also choose to spend your time on St. George Island at one of Resort Vacation Properties’ beachfront homes, which feature private beaches for simple access to the island’s sparkling Gulf waters.
Embark on a Guided Excursion
If this is your first time in a kayak, no worries – Journeys of SGI, conveniently located at 204 3rd St. E. on St. George Island, offers a range of guided tours that cater to any skill level. Tour options include everything from the two-hour Sunset Trip, which takes place at dusk to give kayakers a stunning view of the St. George Island sunset, to eight-hour excursions along the nearby Apalachicola and Wakulla Rivers.
With several businesses offering kayaks of all sizes, it’s easy to find a rental for a day on the water. If you’re planning to launch from one of St. George Island State Park’s boat ramps, consider renting from the ranger station. Otherwise, you’ll find what you’re looking for at Journeys of SGI, Jolly Roger Beach Shop, Island Outfitters or Island Dog Beach and Surf Shop.
Explore Apalachicola Bay
There’s never a bad time to visit Florida’s Forgotten Coast. Get started today by booking your St. George Island stay with Resort Vacation Properties.