Paddleboard Adventure Tours

Orlando Manatee Experience

Orlando Manatee Tour

Join us in natures wonderland on the St. John River. During the winter months of November to March the manatees migrate to the warm springs that flow into the St. John’s River. Using best practices we can passively observe the gentle giants of the sea. Your trip will include all gear and instruction and a professional guide. Please abide by the guides best practices as these are federally protected marine mammals. Failure to do so will terminate your tour immediately. Limited time, weather conditions can affect this tour. 

Remember

Drive past the entrance to Blue Springs state park and follow the dirt road 1 mile to its end, French Landing boat ramp. 13 and older to paddle your own board. Exceptions are made on a case-by-case basis.
Children may ride for free on their parents’ board. Please indicate their weight when registering. Must know how to swim.

Important

Remote location, there are no bathroom facilities. Leave valuables at home. Tour price includes properly sized board and carbon fiber paddle, instruction, life vest and professional guide. While 99% of our guests don’t get wet, it is advisable to bring a towel and change of clothes. Bare feet, water shoes, sandals all work for footwear. Wear light layers for clothing so you can add or subtract layers as needed. Boards have tiedowns on the nose of the board so jackets or pants can be stowed on board. Instructor has a key bag, he/she can hold your keys while the tour is going on. Phones should have a phone case that floats, if you drop your phone, keys, glasses in the river they are gone. We do our best to get a picture of everybody on the tour, these are free after the tour via airdrop or email or thru our social media.

Meet at

French Landing Boat Ramp
2100 W. French Ave. Orange City. FL
Please arrive 15 minutes prior to tour start time.

For question or comments please contact us at
ned@paddleboardorlando.com or call  407-960-7815

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