Next Meetup

VKOC - Coastal Photo Safari Adventure | Kayak & SUP Tour
RSVP @ VKOC.NET/BOOK-NOW/ Grab your camera. Grab your sunscreen. Grab a cooler and let's go! Discover Miami’s coastal habitat. There is life of all shapes and sizes living in the sand, rocks, and sea grass beds of Virginia Key Beach North Point Park. Experience this spectacular habitat first hand from your kayak or stand-up paddleboard. We my stop at a beach or sandbar along the ask (subject to tide levels) This is a lighthearted, relaxing, fun paddle for all ages and skill levels. Visitors can expect to see: -Sea urchin -Starfish -Variety of fish -Sea birds and coastal birds -Manatees -Eagle rays, and -Giant iguanas -Dolphins Locals have always known about Virginia Key. One of few remaining natural areas in South Florida, Virginia Key has always been a local favorite for those in the know. Wrap up your morning on Lamar Lake with a tour of our lagoon. A nursery for numerous ocean species this salt water lagoon is home manatees, fish, birds, and event the occasional dolphin visit. Discover Virinia Key, Miami's best kept secret from your kayak or paddleboard. Enjoy Miami like a tourist ; ) After all we live here. What to wear Wear water shoes, closed toe shoes you don’t mind getting wet. Be ready to get wet as we wade as far as waist deep to view the creatures. Bring a change of clothes for after and towel. Duration 2-hours (minimum 4-participants) Rates -Kayak or Paddleboard $45 (PROMO RATES start at $35 for July 4th) -Double Kayak $75 -BYOB $12 FREE parking for registered participants in the VKOC lot ($8 at the master meter) Tour Includes -Guided Tour -Souvenir photos (shared electronically) -Private bathrooms and outdoor showers -Parking in the VKOC lot -Fun is FREE if you let it happen RSVP @ VKOC.NET/BOOK-NOW/

Virginia Key Outdoor Center

3801 Rickenbacker Causeway (On Arthur Lamb Road) · Miami, FL

What we're about

http://photos2.meetupstatic.com/photos/event/6/7/0/600_451321648.jpeg

http://photos3.meetupstatic.com/photos/event/6/7/c/600_451321660.jpeg

Miami's best paddleboard rentals and group events. Rent or bring your own. Voted #1 Best Kayak Rentals, #1 Best Paddleboard Rentals and #1 Best MTB Mt. Bike Rentals by Yelp users.

Visit Virginia Key Outdoor Center for a great outdoor experience. Virginia Key is located just north of the Florida Keys and minutes from Miami Beach and downtown Miami and Key Biscayne. Locals know this hidden secret well. A nature escape in the middle of busy Miami Virginia Key Outdoor Center is your best choice for a Miami staycation.

We offer great equipment, excellent classes, ACA Certified Kayak and Paddleboard Classes, surf ski lesson and rentals and much more. What can you do?

Rent from VKOC or bring your own at no cost. Only time there is a fee is for guided group paddles.

Kayak -- We have sit-on-top kayaks singles and doubles, sea kayaks, surf skis for racing or race training

Stand-Up Paddleboard, SUP, Paddleboarding - We have boards for kids, adults of all shapes and sizes, and race boards too

Paddleboard Yoga - SUP Yoga -- We have family classes, parent/child groups, kids only classes, and special programs for teens and college students

Traditional Yoga - FREE community class each Sunday at 10am, right by the water under the shade of the tall pine trees. Donations suggested $5. Bring your own mat or call ahead to rent one.

Mountain Bikes - Voted the #1 Mt. Bike trail in South Florida by Miami New Times the Virginia Key Mountain Bike Trails are spectacular. The trails were built and are maintained through the hard work and dedication of the Virginia Key Bike Club.

Come rent a bike, that is come rent a mountain bike and ride, or bring your own. Helmets are required and included with all rentals. Or join one of our sunset group rides this summer.

Need a few lessons? It matters learn to MTB at one of our special clinics. Private bike lesson, semi provate bike lesson, group bike lessons, and kids lessons are available on request. Just call us or check out the upcoming events.

Fishing Miami? Kayak fishing in Miami is awesome! We have had great catches just minutes from our launch. It's a must do!

Hungry? Well don't worry. We have a snack shop with cold drinks, and great snack items. Ice cream, grilled items including some of the best burgers on the beach.

How can I forget! The beach. With Miami Beach and Fisher Island just minutes away Virginia Key has some of the prettiest beaches in Miami. Lifeguards are on-duty seven days a week! Fine sand beaches, nature trails, amazing birding. Virginia Key is the perfect escape to nature in Miami.

For more information or to book a party, group, or corporate event call or emails us. We are happy to help.

Virginia Key Outdoor Center

3801 Rickenbacker Causeway

On Arthur Lamb Jr. Road

Key Biscayne, FL 33149

P. 786.224.4777

E. info@vkoc.net

www.vkoc.net

Members (1,219)

Photos (804)