Stand Up Paddleboard Tour with Complimentary Oyster Tasting

From
USD7900

Free cancellation

A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

Duration3 hours
Guide LanguageEnglish
Good To KnowE-voucher
2 reviews

About

Enjoy a relaxing morning paddleboarding along Portland's Casco Bay. After a brief instruction, set out for a stand-up tour of the area—searching out native wildlife such as great blue herons and osprey as you slowly explore the waters. Learn about the area's fascinating history, from ways Native Americans used the land to how lobsters play a big part in the local economy. This leisurely and informative 2-hour tour includes an on-shore snack break before making your way back to Mere Point.

Highlights

Stand-up paddleboarding tour of Casco Bay
Learn how to stand-up paddleboard on land before setting out to explore the waters
Search for area wildlife and hear tales of local culture, ecology and history from an expert guide as you go
Savor picturesque surrounds while paddling
Enjoy a midway on-shore snack

Itinerary

Our whole trip is on NW Casco Bay. We launch facing Birch Island and will either visit an uninhabited section of it or possible Whites Island if we head North or visit the southern tip of Mere Point if we head south. We will see lobstering and oystering while paddling. We will learn about the rich history of the area while enjoying the views. We will stop and have homemade hot muffins, tea and lemonade at the midpoint of our tour.
You will pass by the hub of Alice's Awesome Adventures while on this tour.

Inclusions

Instruction
Professional guide
Stand-up paddle board, paddle, board leash, and life jacket

Exclusions

Gratuities
Bottled water

Additional Information

  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. Tour may be moved to a second location for more favorable conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, strong winds or rain, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
  • Dress appropriately for the weather and water. Wear shoes that can get wet and stay on your feet, and bring a hat, sunglasses, and a windbreaker or synthetic fleece for warmth.
  • A liability waiver and medical information form must be completed before the tour.
  • On day of tour, Covid-19 information restrictions will be shared and travelers must agree to terms and sign a waiver regarding their health.
  • Maximum weight restriction for this tour is 225 lbs. The SUP's won't float well with higher weights.
  • Not recommended for travelers with balance problems or inability to stand for prolonged time.
  • Travelers NOT FULLY VACCINATED must wear face masks (provided if needed) when on land or whenever within 6' of others.
  • Due to Covid-19 requirements, travelers must provide their own face masks, hand sanitizer, water, snacks, sunscreen, bug repellent, and clothing.
  • If you weigh more than 225 lbs, you can not participate.
  • Proof of Covid-19 vaccination will be required for all to determine mask usage. Bring it with you.

Guide Languages

  • English

Cancellation Policy

  • A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

  • No refund is possible if you cancel less than 24 hours before the activity start time.