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Vote for Rising Tide Explorers!


This year, Rising Tide Explorers has qualified for USA Today’s 10 Best Competition under the category of Best Kayaking Tour! Once a small company we are now getting national recognition for our biologist led kayak tours in Southwest Florida.  

The competition, which lasts about a month, depends upon our audience to vote every day. We are over half way through the competition, currently ranked in the top spot. RTE is competing against large kayak companies from around the country and we need your help to stay at #1. You can vote and share on Facebook or other social media to help keep the votes coming in!  

When we win, we can share our experiences with the country to show how beautiful Southwest Florida truly is as being voted #1 in the country! The polls officially close Monday, August 17th and the top 10 winners will be announced Friday, August 28th. 


You can vote for us daily with the link below!


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