Our Story

Paddleboard Orlando Story

Thank you for visiting Paddleboard Orlando! On behalf of Ned Johnson aka Uncle Ned, BooBoo and the rest of the PBO team we thank you for the interest and look forward to seeing you. Below you can find a little bit more about what we do and how to take part!

We offer paddleboard rentals and a wide variety of unique paddle board adventure tours. Growing up in the Orlando area PBO’s team can show you the most beautiful water Central Florida has to offer. All our paddleboard tours, rentals, and classes are centered around having a great time and traveling to unique locations.

We now have an amazing paddle board rental locations open 7 days a week; for a taste of “Old Florida” head down to our River Outpost at Wekiva Island 1014 Miami Springs Drive, Longwood, FL and paddle board to the crystal clear Wekiva Springs!

With a combined 35 years in the waters ports and hospitality industries you can be sure your experience will be professional, safe and most importantly loads of fun. Because Stand Up Paddleboarding is our passion and we look forward to sharing it with you!

Ned Johnson aka "Uncle Ned"

Paddleboard Orlando Founder & Chief on the water

Born under the sign of water, Uncle Ned is our founder and chief on the water. With an extensive background in competitive wake boards, kayaking, and canoeing Uncle Ned has been around the water all his life. He holds an ASI Master Trainer Certification, WPA Level 3, and Paddlefit Level 3 certifications. His love for the water and people is apparent in his warm greetings and vivacious personality!

Ned Johnson aka Uncle Ned