Even though the upper Naples area has been sporadically affected by Red Tide, we check everyday to ensure that the area of the Wiggins Pass Kayak Tour is not affected. We will only go out on the Wiggins Pass Kayak Tour in comfortable conditions. Of course, if there were to be a time that Red Tide was in the area, then your tour will be eligible for either a reschedule or refund.
We hope to see you soon on our adventurous Wiggins Pass Kayak Tour!
Tours are $69.50 per person no matter what kind of kayak (single or double) you choose to use on the Wiggins Pass Kayak Tour. Duration is 3 hours and is a slow paced laid back nature watch style paddle. Don’t think of it as three hours of rigorous paddling. The tour is catered to the abilities of the group. The price covers all necessary equipment, including life jackets.
Private Tours are $104.25 per person no matter what kind of kayak (single or double) you choose to use on the Wiggins Pass Kayak Tour. Duration is two and-a-half to three hours and is a slow paced laid back nature watch style paddle.
Please note that this price does NOT include gratuity for your tour guide. If, for some reason you do not feel that the guide deserves a gratuity, PLEASE let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The group sizes are kept small, with three singles and one double-seat kayak available. If you have a need for more than five seats on your tour, call Naples Kayak Company/Naples Outfitters, at 239-262-6149 to book a tour with more seats.
One of the most popular seaside destinations in Naples, the mile-long stretch of white sugar sand at Delnor-Wiggins State Park has been rated one of the best beaches in the nation. The beach, facing the scenic Gulf of Mexico, is on the south side of Wiggins Pass, which, itself, is the mouth of the beautiful Cocohatchee River. To the north side of Wiggins Pass is Barefoot Beach County Park. Nearly always in Wiggins Pass you’ll find ospreys, brown pelicans, double-crested cormorants, white ibises, herons and egrets of all colors and many more birds, as well as an excellent chance to spot wild bottlenosed dolphins and fish leaping from the water.
“Behind” Barefoot Beach, on the bay side of the island, you’ll be guided through the beautiful mangrove trails and tunnels of the Barefoot Beach Paddling Trail. Your guide, a trained naturalist and experienced, certified kayak instructor, will be able to point out much of the wildlife and explain the intricacies of the mangrove estuary’s ecosystem. If you have never paddled a kayak through the mangroves you are in for a fantastic treat, and if you have, you already know how great it will be to do it again.
The Wiggins Pass Kayak Tour leaves at 9am or 1pm. Generally there is a better chance of a greater abundance of Wildlife being on the water earlier as less people on on the water disturbing them.
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There are clean restrooms provided by the US Coast Guard Auxiliary at the Cocohatchee River Park.
Synthetic clothing is the best to wear as it dries quickly and breathes well. Sunscreen and a hat are also recommended as the Florida Sun is usually shining. Bringing a bottle of water is also recommended.
Tours can be done any day of the week. We request that you book your tour at least by 3pm on the previous day so that we can guarantee your guide. If you have a last minute request, give us a call anyway and we’ll try our best to secure you a guide. 239 262 6149
We accept all forms of payment, including all major credit cards. We accept checks with a phone number and drivers license number. Our new online booking software makes it easy and secure to book your Wiggins Pass Kayak Tour.
After you have booked your Wiggins Pass Kayak Tour, you will receive an email confirmation. Your Kayak Guide will call you the evening prior to your tour and make sure that you understand how to get to the tour location. He or she will also provide his or her cellular phone number.
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