Intracoastal Adventures

Join Gumbo Limbo Nature Center for our on-water adventure programs!  We are offering nature programs by canoe, kayak, and stand-up paddle board.  Space is limited so be sure to register in advance.  Online registration closes 24 hours before the start of a program; after that time, call (561) 544-8605.  Registration is required, we cannot accept walk-ins.  These programs are subject to cancellation if a minimum sign-up is not reached 48 hours before the start of the program.  Programs are subject to cancellation due to inclement weather.

group of people on stand up paddle boards on the water


Canoeing

Nature-lovers, discover the magic of the mangroves with a Gumbo Limbo guide on a canoe paddle along the Intracoastal Waterway.  Must be experienced at canoeing and be able to get into and out of a canoe without assistance.  2-3 people per canoe.

  • For ages 6-adult; children under 18 must sign-up and participate with an adult.
  • Cost per person: Resident/Member $20, Non-resident/Non-member $25
  • Dates and Times:
    • September 14, 10:30 am-12:00 pm
    • October 26, 9:30 am-11:00 am
    • November 10, 9:00 am-10:30 am
    • December 15, 9:00 am-10:30 am

Kayaking

Beautiful scenery, fresh air, and exercise! Join us for a kayak tour as we learn about the fascinating wildlife that calls the Intracoastal home.  Must have kayaking experience and be able to get in and out of a kayak without assistance.  1-2 people per double kayak.

  • For ages 6-adult; children under 18 must sign-up and participate with an adult.
  • Cost per person: Resident/Member $20, Non-resident/Non-member $25
  • Dates and Times:
    • September 15, 9:00 am-10:30 am
    • October 12, 9:00 am-10:30 am
    • Novermber 30, 9:00 am-10:30 am
    • December 21, 9:00 am-10:30 am

Stand-Up Paddle Boarding

A whole new way to see the Intracoastal!  Stand up paddling makes it easier to see into the water below.  Join us for a fun paddle along the mangroves as we look for fish, turtles, and manatees!  This is a guided tour for participants comfortable standing and paddling on a paddle board.  Must have previous stand-up paddle boarding experience.

  • Ages 12-adult; children under 18 must sign-up and participate with an adult.
  • Cost per person: Resident/Member $20, Non-resident/Non-member $25
  • Dates and Times
    • September 28, 9:00 am-10:30 am
    • October 19, 9:00 am-10:30 am
    • November 16, 9:00 am-10:30 am
    • December 8, 9:00 am-10:30 am

 

Must register online.