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Cape Kayaking

Orleans, MA
+1 508-247-7402
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Great start to the day

What a great way to start the day and Nathan Macgowan's birthday! Beautiful trip - 7 AM through... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
West Hartford, Connecticut
via mobile
Moonrise paddle

We did the full moon tour. Jonathan haves us instructions on paddling and information regarding... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2016
Rochester, New York
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Cape Kayaking provides guided tours in and around the Cape Cod National Seashore. Come explore parts of the Cape that are inaccessible by any other means but personal watercraft. Learn about the geography, ecology and history of Cape Cod while paddling 3 hrs.+ through narrow water trails, inlets, coves and bays. Cape Kayaking provides some of the best sleek and efficient touring kayaks, extremely light weight paddles and PFD's for the entire family. A variety of different tours are available throughout each week that include paddling around seals, birding and learning how to comb the mud flats and sandbars for an array of different clams. Visit CapeKayaking on the wevb for scheduled tours and times.
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Orleans, MA
+1 508-247-7402
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a great way to start the day and Nathan Macgowan's birthday! Beautiful trip - 7 AM through the marsh to Nauset beach and so many different birds and many many seals. Jonathon was a terrific guide and a wealth of knowledge. Thanks so much,...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We did the full moon tour. Jonathan haves us instructions on paddling and information regarding the ecology of the marsh through which we paddled. Lovely evening. I highly recommend.

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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Thank you Jonathan for a great high tide paddle !!! We totally enjoyed the tour with all your insight . Thanks for helping me learn how to maneuver the rudder... We totally recommend this tour to really see Nauset Marsh!Almost forgot ... High tide you...More

Thank Otis12f
Reviewed 28 August 2016

My family and I had a ball taking Jonathan's Nauset Marsh high tide tour in August 2016. Our 8 year old happily paddled in a tandem with me. None of us were experienced kayakers. Highlights were the dozens of curious seals who watched us paddle...More

Thank NotFred
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Cape Kayaking gave us the best time of our week long vacation on the Cape and something different than the usual day at the beaches. Although we had all been kayaking before, we were no experts and the idea of doing the Nauset Marsh was...More

Thank Berkshireman
Reviewed 24 August 2016

My wife and I were first time kayaker's ,this trip was just right for us. Our guide Jonathan was very helpful to all in the group . He was very informative , we got a history lesson of the cape, also received a science lesson...More

Thank jets6958
Reviewed 9 August 2016

I had a great experience kayaking the Nauset Marsh at low tide. Our guide was well-informed and shared with us some very interesting information about the area. We saw amazing wildlife, including over 30 seals only a few meters away from our kayaks. I would...More

Thank Kerianne P
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Big thanks to Jonathan, well oganized, safe and fun. I had a tandem kayak with my disabled son, Jonathan made sure we all enjoyed ourselves definatly recommend this

Thank jdcalluna
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed the Nauset Marsh Low Tide paddle with Jonathon. He patiently and expertly gave instruction then guided us through our tour. I'd recommend this to ANYONE, regardless of kayak experience! Jonathon shared his knowledge of the history, geography, wildlife all while gently instructing...More

Thank Shari M
Reviewed 2 August 2016

The High Tide March Tour was great! Meandering through the marsh, being in the midst of seals, strolling the beach, traversing the outgoing current--who could ask for more? But there was much more! Jonathan's explanations of the environment, local history, and changing conditions were fantastic....More

Thank John_of_Saefern
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Hi, I will be paddling by myself. Would you have a group that I could paddle with? I'm interested in 2-4 hour sojourns. Thanks, Nancy from Pacific Grove
22 July 2016|
Response from Jonathan p | Property representative |
Nancy, All our tours are 3 hours in length with a break on land somewhere in the middle of the paddle. Our tours take out a maximum of 8 paddlers per a trip and they do tend to fill up a few days in advance. Check out the... More
Hi all at Cape Kayaking! I am wondering if you will be open during our visit to the Cape, May 1 thru May 10, 2015 and if so, can we book a tour with you? Thank you.
12 April 2015|
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Response from Jonathan p | Property representative |
Thanks for the question. In response the short answer is YES. We are ready to paddle all the time. Our online schedule is from Memorial Day to Columbus Day where you can book any of the scheduled trips online. Outside of... More