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Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures

Wilmington, NC 28409
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First time kayaking, great experience!

Thanks Don, for a wonderful Eagle Island excursion. My first time kayaking was a great experience... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Linda C
Spring on the Black River - Ivanhoe Road to Beaty's Bridge

A very old friend and I were looking for a kayaking tour that would take us through sections of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
kidadaka
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Chapel Hill, 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...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks Don, for a wonderful Eagle Island excursion. My first time kayaking was a great experience. My sister and I felt safe and secure with your knowledgeable and experienced instruction. Loved learning about the natural fauna and flora and history of the area. Highly recommend...More

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

Linda, it was a great pleasure to guide you and Pam on this fantastic adventure. Looking forward to the next time.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very old friend and I were looking for a kayaking tour that would take us through sections of eastern North Carolina. We knew we liked kayaking and hoped to see some bald cypress and have an enjoyable time. But we had few expectations. Just...More

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

Thanks for the kind comments. I had a great time getting to know each of you and i had a great time also. Looking forward to the next time!

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

This was our second time paddling with Don to Shark’s Tooth Island but brought the whole family this time- my husband and I, son and daughter-in-law and four grandkids. We found 74 shark’s teeth among the 8 of us and enjoyed the trip with Don,...More

Thank Gina L
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DONLHARTY, Owner at Mahanaim Adventures - Kayaking Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Gina, we had a great time once again. Glad to hear your grand kids found so many sharks teeth!

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Reviewed 4 October 2017 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
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

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Reviewed 26 August 2017

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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 !

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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.

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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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