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Key West Mangrove Kayak Eco Tour

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Overview
Explore the Key West mangroves on this guided kayaking tour. Learn about the geology of the Florida Keys and the region's coastal environment as you paddle shallow back country waters with a guide. Tropical fish, crabs, jellyfish, sea birds, and other animals make their home in the mangroves, so be on the lookout for local wildlife on your eco-adventure.
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You'll start at
5114 Overseas Hwy
5114 Overseas Hwy, Stock Island, FL 33040, USAAt Lazy Dog Adventures, Hurricane Hole Marina
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    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
    Glide through the winding mangrove creeks and paddle through inches of water, where you can easily view and learn about the geological structure of the Keys along with its inhabitants, all from the comfort of your kayak. Your adventure will give you a chance to view the mangrove environment up close, along with its marine life including tropical fish, crabs, sea stars, jellyfish, sea cucumbers, sponges and various aquatic birds. Every trip leads us on a different adventure!
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5114 Overseas Hwy
5114 Overseas Hwy, Stock Island, FL 33040, USAAt Lazy Dog Adventures, Hurricane Hole Marina
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Highlights
  • Get a close look at the Key West mangroves by kayak
  • Learn about the geology of the Florida Keys from a local guide
  • The tour travels at an easy pace and is suited for all ages, skill levels
  • Morning and afternoon departures to choose from
What to Expect
Meet your guide at the Hurricane Hole Marina, where free parking is available. Once at the marina, learn about the equipment and get safety instructions before following your guide on a kayaking tour into the mangroves. During the tour, you have the chance to spot local marine life, such as tropical fish, jellyfish, sea cucumbers, and sponges, as well as the sea birds that inhabit the area's mangroves. You also learn about the geology of the Florida Keys and discover what makes the coastal environment unique from your guide. The tour ends at the marina.
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Important Information
Departure Point
5114 Overseas Hwy, Stock Island, FL 33040, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local Guide
  • Quiet side of Key West
  • Entry/Admission - Lazy Dog Adventures
Exclusions
  • Bottled water available for sale
  • Dry bags available for rent
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel Pick Up
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Beth B wrote a review 15 Feb
51 contributions26 helpful votes
This kayak journey included open water with some currents and a lot of paddling through the mangrove tunnels. Heather was an amazing guide. She clearly loves what she does and in so knowledgeable about the local birds, water life and greenery. She found a number of sea
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Date of experience: February 2020
TOJ wrote a review 14 Feb
92 contributions20 helpful votes
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Peyton and Willow were outstanding tour guides! The experience was the highlight of our trip to Key West! Highly recommend for kayakers of all skill levels. A perfect way to see what makes the keys the keys, unique marine and other native life.
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Date of experience: February 2020
Charles E wrote a review 13 Feb
18 contributions6 helpful votes
After some instruction about the kayak, we headed out into the water in mangrove channels. During our time on the water we saw jelly fish, star fish, nurse sharks, and other animals. The ecosystem of the mangrove was explained and it is fascinating. Lowe (our guide) was
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Date of experience: February 2020
pasqe wrote a review 11 Feb
275 contributions28 helpful votes
What a fantastic trip with Johnny. So much fun and very informative. Loved every detail of the tour. The wildlife was amazing and the breeze was just perfect to keep us comfortable. We even held a queen conch. The paddling was easy enough for most anyone. Great tour! One of the
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PKDent wrote a review 11 Feb
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Highly recommend the half day kayak and snorkel trip. Robin was a great guide. We learned so much about the mangroves and the key west ecosystem, while enjoying a great day of kayaking and snorkeling!
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By: Lazy Dog Adventures
LadyPsychology
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
10
2 hour kayak
Amazing tour with Peyton! She even captured creatures and shared her knowledge with us. Beautiful tunnels in the
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Beth B
4826
Fabulous Adventure
This kayak journey included open water with some currents and a lot of paddling through the mangrove tunnels.
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TOJ
7320
Vacay favorite
Peyton and Willow were outstanding tour guides! The experience was the highlight of our trip to Key West! Highly
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Yasmin C
10
A local gem
My fiance and I did the Paddleboard yoga adventure led by Kyla. How amazing it was!!! The experience, the calm
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Charles E
Colorado Springs, Colorado
176
We had a great time!
After some instruction about the kayak, we headed out into the water in mangrove channels. During our time on the
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norby49
Apple Valley, Minnesota
19937
Outstanding experience
I recently went on kayaking eco tour through Lazy Dog. It was an excellent educational experience and fun!
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Sue D
70
Great Key West Kayak Tour
We had a great time with Bethany on our two hour tour. Small group, interesting commentary. What a beautiful
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pasqe
Bethlehem, New York
5628
Splendid afternoon
What a fantastic trip with Johnny. So much fun and very informative. Loved every detail of the tour. The wildlife
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PKDent
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
40
Great day on the water
Highly recommend the half day kayak and snorkel trip. Robin was a great guide. We learned so much about the
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Kat13g
Selby, United Kingdom
2615
Excellent
As the other reviews say - this is a very professional outfit with super staff who are passionate about the area
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