Join us as we paddle into the Sunset over the calm waters of Matlacha Pass Aquatic Preserve! Howl at the Blood Moon as we meander through mangrove shrouded trails under the light of the Full Moon and discover what unique and beautiful nocturnal creatures roam the preserve after dark! Our experienced and knowledgeable Guides are Coastal Wetlands Naturalists skilled at spotting local wildlife!
Skill Level: Novices are welcome but should be comfortable on the water :)
What to bring: Water shoes, long breathable clothing, bug spray, water and/or choice of beverage :)
Launch Time: There will be a quick safety briefing and we will launch promptly at 6:15pm.
Duration: This is approximately a 2hr paddle. We will arrive back to our beach launch to light refreshments and some cool tunes! Feel free to bring your choice of beverage :)
Cost: Normally $65, but for our Meetupers, we are offering it for $35 per person with your choice of a single or tandem kayak complete with seatbacks, life vests and paddles. We will also provide headlamps and glow sticks!
***Free for those who bring their own kayak but donations are welcome :)***
Reservations Required: Yes! RSVP through Meetup or by contacting us at[masked]-1125. We accept same day reservations (if spots are available).
Payment: We will collect payment on the day of the event. Cash is King!!!
Inclement Weather Policy: We go rain or shine but If there is threat of thunderstorms, lightning, high winds or other severe weather, we will contact you ONE HOUR prior to our scheduled departure time and reschedule our tour.
Since 1992 Gulf Coast Kayak has been considered the local favorite kayaking outfitter! We look forward to meeting you!!