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Paddleboard the Mangrove Tunnels

Paddleboard the Mangrove Tunnels

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.

About your host

Aloha! We are Aaron and Karla, husband and wife team and hosts of this amazing experience. Over ten years ago, we moved from Hawaii to Sarasota and realized what an amazing place it is. We love exploring the waterways—learning about the ecosystem and sharing our passion with others. Aaron has over forty years of on the water experience through paddleboarding, surfing and lifeguarding. He is…
Karla
Karla
Karla
Karla

What we’ll do

You will meet your guides at Ted Sperling Park, the launch site for the famous Lido Mangrove Tunnels. After a short explanation of the equipment and the paddle, we will launch and practice our skills in a beautiful, shallow bay. Karla and Aaron will be on hand to ensure that you feel comfortable. Their goal is safety and fun. Depending on weather conditions, we may paddle to the channel, which…

What else you should know

Once you create your booking, we will message you to confirm details for your group. We can also provide kayaks. If the time doesn't work for you, check with us at info@surfitusa.com

What I’ll provide

Sports equipment, Safety equipment, Photography and Other
We provide NSP Stand Up Paddleboards with carbon fiber paddles, leashes and life jackets. We also have small dry bags for your valuables or we can store them for you. Your guide will take photos during the tour and will text them to you after the tour is over. (We also have kayaks if you prefer.)

What to bring

Water
Sunscreen
Hat

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Where you'll be

Our adventure begins at Ted Sperling Park, the launch site for the famous Lido Mangrove Tunnels. We will meet here and Aaron and Karla will explain the equipment and the plan for the paddle. This park has parking, restrooms, a drinking fountain and outside showers. Aaron and Karla are one of the Sarasota County certified tour operators that can launch in this park.

This experience is available starting May 03, 2020

To protect the health and safety of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused until 30 April 2020 due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
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Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 3 and up can attend. Guests should be comfortable in and on the water and should wear clothes they don't mind getting wet. If the guests are concerned about anything, please let us know beforehand.

What to bring

Water

More tips

Once you create your booking, we will message you to confirm details for your group. We can also provide kayaks. If the time doesn't work for you, check with us at info@surfitusa.com

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Paddleboard the Mangrove Tunnels
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From Previous price:$74 $60/person
33 reviews
From Previous price:$74 $60/person