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Discovery Sea Kayaks

260 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7254
+1 360-378-2559
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Felt Electric Assist Bikes are AMAZING!!!

We rented the Felt Electric Assist Bikes this week and took the ferry ride from Friday Harbor to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
williamsM6072NG
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Friday Harbor, Washington
Ferry Ride, Electric bike Rental, and a Kayak Tour all in a Day

My Mom and I booked a half day kayak tour to leave at 1:30pm. We walked on the 8:30am ferry from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tim R
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260 Spring St, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7254
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Reviewed yesterday

We rented the Felt Electric Assist Bikes this week and took the ferry ride from Friday Harbor to Lopez Island. We take this ride at least once a year on our regular manual bikes and it is always a struggle especially for my wife to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My Mom and I booked a half day kayak tour to leave at 1:30pm. We walked on the 8:30am ferry from Anacortes and arrived in Friday Harbor at 9:45am. Went to check in at Discovery Sea Kayaks because we were early and needed some recommends...More

Thank Tim R
DiscoverySea, Owner at Discovery Sea Kayaks, responded to this review

Thank you for being flexible and helping us consolidate our tour that day. Happy to hear you enjoyed not only the kayak tour but had a blast on the E Bikes. We love being able to provide great adventure experiences on the water and off....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was very impressed with Discovery. We did their full-day tour, and had a wonderful time. Their guides are well trained, and very safety conscious. Also, we both found guide Kelly to have a deep knowledge of the flora, fauna, and history of the island....More

Thank Bruce C
DiscoverySea, Owner at Discovery Sea Kayaks, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. Sounds like you had a great day on the water with Kelly. Kelly is one of our senior staff members who has dedicated a lot of time being a professional on the water. She...More

Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Had an awesome sea kayak experience with a top notch guide in the Sound. The van, kayak, wetsuit gear was all in great shape. Next day I rented a brand new electric bike and biked the whole island, stopping and finding many private beaches and...More

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 3 December 2016

It was a great first time kayaking experience! It was really cold, kinda unexpected cold. But the tour itself was great, the tour guide was friendly. He made sure the group are all on the same pace and it was a good pace. We didn't...More

Thank SilveryQueen
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I booked onto the half day tour a couple of weeks ago, and to my surprise it was just me booked onto it! I therefore had the privilege and pleasure of a private tour with Rick and it was absolutely amazing. Being a total novice,...More

Thank Lucy T
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

First time in sea kayak. Very stable. 1/2 day trip was perfect. Kelly was a great guide, well informed

Thank Christina M
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I went on the Bioluminescence Tour. It was absolutely incredible and I would highly recommended. My partner had an illness and they were understanding and accommodating as well. Great guide, great (central) shop, and bioluminescence should be

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Before booking my WA trip I researched a lot of the sea kayaking companies in the area. I chose this one because it kept its groups small and had great reviews. I am not an avid kayaker so if need be I wanted a little...More

1  Thank Gayle S
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Highly recommend the Bioluminescence tour! It is offered during certain moon phases so check their website. Our guide was probably the best guide we have ever had --for anything. He genuinely loved his job as was just as into the experience as we were. The...More

Thank lauramichelleh
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Evie P
What age is the bioluminescence tour minimum? Thanks
6 June 2016|
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Response from Jason G | Property representative |
We have a minimum age of 12 years old for the tour. But we have found the best age is early teens and up. Given how late the tour operates younger paddler tend to fade pretty fast.
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685TomL
I have kayaked in the past & had some back issues. Do your kayaks have seats with back support?
7 September 2015|
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Response from Jason G | Property representative |
The kayaks we use are Current Design Libra XT tandem kayaks. The seats do have back support, but I would not say that have anymore support than any other tandem kayak in its class. They are comfortable kayaks, but back... More
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