Explore the backwaters of the Rookery Bay Reserve. Paddle into the Rookery Bay to see hundreds of birds and enjoy the sunset before paddling back under the glow of twilight!
Capacity: 1 – 12 Paddlers
Duration: 2.5 – 3 Hours
Launch Times: 9:00 a.m & 12:30 p.m. Daily (12:30 p.m. tour CLOSED FOR SUMMER)
Launch Site: Isle of Capri Paddecraft Park Naples, FL
- Children (under 12)
Explore one of Florida’s most unique ecosystems!
Join active local biologists for an adventure through the Rookery Bay Reserve at the start of the 10,000 islands. Paddle to beautiful mangrove tunnels, teeming mudflats, and intricate oyster reefs while searching for amazing wildlife like sea stars, large snails, birds, dolphin and manatee! Have your choice of single or tandem kayak for the journey. Tandem kayaks are great for families with small children. Conditions vary, and usually consist of calm, waist-deep water and sunshine! Perfect for the first-time paddler and the pro. Get out and explore the backwaters of Southwest Florida with the experts! Book your tour today!
Tours Launch from the Isle of Capri Paddlecraft Park located on the corner of Collier Blvd and Capri Blvd. Just 5 minutes from Marco Island and 30 minutes or less from anywhere in Naples!