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Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures

Wilmington, NC 28409
+1 910-547-8252
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Don was an excellent guide to Shark's Tooth Island for my husband and I and two grandchildren. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gina L
via mobile
Great Kayaking Trip in Wilmington

We bought the sunset kayak trip via Groupon a while ago, and were able to schedule our trip over... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jessica R
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Mahanaim Adventures is your expert guide to the Best Kayaking Adventures in and around Wilmington NC. We provide the knowledge, experience and equipment, allowing you to create a fun filled adventurous memory for you and your family & friends. Try out one of our sunset kayaking adventures, or maybe one of our black water or salt marsh tours. Check us out today, all you provide is an adventurous spirit!
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“shark teeth” (12 reviews)
“three sisters” (5 reviews)
“sunset tour” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
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Wilmington, NC 28409
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+1 910-547-8252
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don was an excellent guide to Shark's Tooth Island for my husband and I and two grandchildren. We had a great time and found lots of shark's teeth. I would definitely recommend this trip!

Thank Gina L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We bought the sunset kayak trip via Groupon a while ago, and were able to schedule our trip over our first anniversary. It was a nice trip with beautiful scenery and calm waters. The picnic dinner was adorable (and vegan-friendly, thank you!). The guides were...More

Thank Jessica R
DONLHARTY, Owner at Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words.

Reviewed 26 August 2017

Owner Don was great to help needy kids have a trip of a lifetime. He provided great trip prep on safety, and basic skills and told us some of the neat nature we would see. We were slightly excited when we saw an alligator, but...More

Thank pbmoffett
DONLHARTY, Owner at Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Bob, it was a pleasure to guide you and the kids out to Eagle Island. It was great to see their smiles and excitement as we explored this great location.

Reviewed 9 August 2017

We had such a fun and relaxing time on our morning kayaking trip. We were in town for the weekend and somehow our reservation got mixed up (quite possibly on my part).However, Don was extremely understanding and accommodating and fit us in during our stay....More

Thank erikakellum14
DONLHARTY, Owner at Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Glad to have been able to get you and your kids out kayaking while here. Holly Shelter Creek that morning was great fun!

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great time. Went with my 22 year old son, my husband and myself. I was nervous since I hadn't gone kayaking in over 10 years. It was a relaxing trip that we all enjoyed and best of all no one had to...More

Thank Liz L
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Kajaks were well maintained, guide was very nice and easy going. If you like being away from it all for a few hrs, this it !

Thank DutchinUSA
DONLHARTY, Owner at Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Thank you for the kind comments, I am so glad that Joseph helped you escape and enjoy the wilderness of the area.

Reviewed 19 July 2017

My mom, daughter and I took the sharks tooth kayak trip today and have a great time with Don and his son. They were great guides both on the water and in identifying finds on the islands. They kept a close eye on the weather...More

Thank TDug
DONLHARTY, Owner at Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Joseph and I really enjoyed have the three of you on this adventure. Those were some cool sharks teeth everyone found.

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I, along with another couple, headed out with Joseph. It was such a wonderful experience and one we would do again. Joseph was super personable and made for a fun trip. My daughter found a sharks tooth, I had fish jumping along...More

Thank A G
DONLHARTY, Owner at Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thanks so much for the wonderful review. That is so cool that you found so many sharks teeth.

Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

My husband, 2 boys, and I took the shark island & keg island excursion and it was easily the most fun we've had in a while. This was our first kayaking trip and the instruction and service made it incredibly enjoyable and rewarding. We could...More

Thank michelle h
DONLHARTY, Owner at Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

We look forward to your next adventure! Don

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

My friend booked us the sunset adventure tour while we were in town. Neither of us are expert, myself have never been kayaking before. The guide was great, he talked over all the safety instructions and did a great job of helping all of us...More

Thank Williamhorn20
DONLHARTY, Owner at Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Thanks you very much, we are so glad that you has a great adventure the evening you spent with us exploring the Cape Fear River.

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mac4139
9 April 2017|
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Response from DONLHARTY | Property representative |
All of our Kayaks are sit in kayaks. All of these sit in's have large open cockpits so there is not chance for anyone to get "stuck" inside the kayak. A person will "fall out of the boat" before they get stuck in the boat... More
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sunin
13 September 2015|
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Response from DONLHARTY | Property representative |
Sunin, we do occasionally see water moccasins on the river in this area. However, they are not as commonly seen as most people tend to believe. So on our kayaking adventure, this is not a major concern.
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