Gulf Shores & Orange Beach

Kayak Rentals

Gulf Shores & Orange Beach

There are many ways to experience the crystal clear waters of Orange Beach, Gulf Shores and Fort Morgan, but kayaking allows you to get close and personal with the water and wildlife like no other. Spend some time alone on the water, kayak with a group to explore new spots together or spend an afternoon fishing or seeing some wildlife up close.

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Ike
800 W. Beach Blvd.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
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Ike's Beach Service is Alabama's best in beach recreation. Our rentals include beach chairs, umbrellas, beach wheelchairs, kayaks and paddle boards. We also offer parasailing adventures and banana boat rides. More Info More Info
Ike
800 W. Beach Blvd.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
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Ike's Beach Service Parasail offers three locations for your convenience: 800 W. Beach Blvd. in Gulf Shores, Gulf State Park Pavilion or FloraBama Marina. Call for reservations. More Info More Info
Happy Harbor Watersports
27212 Marina Rd.
Orange Beach, AL 36561
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At Happy Harbor Watersports, we have pontoons with slides, wave-runners, run-abouts, kayaks, a ship store, fuel dock and boat storage. More Info More Info
Hut of Elberta
24980 Slate Ave.
Elberta, AL 36530
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We meet your group at Gulf Shores and Orange Beach locations with equipment and instructors for 1.5 hour outings at $25 per person as well as weekly Josephine paddle outings. We sell SUP ATX boards. More Info More Info
Go Go Kayaks
921 Gulf Shores Pkwy.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
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We deliver fun! Daily, weekly kayak rentals and stand-up paddle boards are available. We have two locations to serve you. Visit us at 921 Gulf Shores Pkwy., or 8850 Hwy. 180 W. More Info More Info
Gulf Shores Beach Rentals
3873 Gulf Shores Pkwy.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
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Contact Gulf Shores Beach Rentals for all your vacation needs! We deliver beach chairs, umbrellas, shade tents, baby equipment, groceries, kayaks, and much more to your vacation destination. Check our special packages and save! More Info More Info
Fairhope Boat Company
702 N. Section St.
Fairhope, AL 36532
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(800) 844-1781
The Gulf Coast’s only full-service paddle sport store. We provide kayak and canoe rentals, retail sales and repairs of kayaks, canoes and small sailboats. Guided kayak trips are offered throughout the county. Our experienced staff can answer all your questions from what type of boat to the best locations to see nature up close and personal. More Info More Info
Flora-Bama Marina & Watersports
29603 Perdido Beach Blvd.
Orange Beach, AL 36561
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Inshore & Offshore Fishing Charters, Watersport Rentals - Pontoon Boats, Double Decker Pontoons with a slide, Jet Skis, Kayaks, Stand Up Paddleboards, Walk On Fishing Trips, Hook n' Cook options at our restaurant, Duck Hunting Trips Available More Info More Info
Dauphin Island Kayak & Bicycle Rentals
Various Locations
Dauphin Island, AL 36528
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(251) 861-2222
Dauphin Island Kayak and Bicycle Rentals will deliver to you anywhere on the island. We also provide guided kayak tours around several areas and waterways. We customize to your rental needs for all experience levels and ages. We also provide bicycle tours that showcase the history of the island. You can rent our equipment anywhere from two hours to a week and we are open all year from 9 am - 6 pm Hours are flexible with reservation. • Prices based on person per seat More Info More Info
Chute for the Skye Parasail - SanRoc Cay
27267 Perdido Beach Blvd
Orange Beach, AL 36561
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The only way to really understand Orange Beach and the Gulf Shore’s beautiful sandy white coastline here in Alabama is from 400 ft above. Chute for the Skye Parasail, has been the premiere parasailing company in Orange Beach and Gulf Shores since 2010. If Parasailing here in Orange Beach is not your style or you want to try another fun activity we can help as well. Chute for the Skye has a number of other rentals and tours available along Alabama’s Gulf Shore including: kayaks, boats, paddle boards and so much more! More Info More Info

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Why Go Kayaking in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach?

Kayaking is a fun and adventurous activity for anyone visiting Alabama's Gulf Coast. Beginners can find classes to learn the basics where instructors will take you through the paddling and safety mechanics step-by-step. Rental companies will provide you with all the gear you need as well. If you're experienced in kayaking, you can rent your own equipment and get straight into the water at whatever pace you please.

Where to Kayak in Gulf Shores, Orange Beach and Fort Morgan?

Some of the most common areas to kayak in the Gulf include:
  • Bon Secour River
  • Little Lagoon
  • Lake Shelby in Gulf State Park
  • Perdido Pass
  • Wolf Bay
With great bays, rivers, beaches, and the Gulf, there's always somewhere new to explore and a new way to spend time on the water. If rest and relaxation are on your vacation agenda, a morning spent on a kayak might be just the activity you're looking for. It's no surprise that being on the water is a stress reliever. Being in a kayak allows for a calm and smooth ride, making it even easier to enjoy some quiet time to yourself.

Nature Kayaking

Few activities in Gulf Shores, Orange Beach and Fort Morgan will get you as close to nature as kayaking. When you paddle through waterways such as Bon Secour Wildlife Refuge, you'll get acquainted with fish, turtles and the many kinds of Gulf Shores birds that are in the area year-round.

Kayak Tours

If group tours and guided adventures aren't your speed, consider spending some time kayaking to get to know the area better. The smaller size of a kayak will allow you to take all the twists and turns you want, as you take your time exploring. If you're traveling with others, taking kayaks (or even tandem kayaks) out on the water will allow you to have fun and bond while fitting in some physical activity.

Kayak Fishing

Deep-sea fishing is a favorite pastime among visitors to the area. Gulf Shores kayaking will give you an opportunity to get close to the action, get the best views of the fish surrounding you and stealthily navigate the waters. In the summer, you might even be able to take part in kayak fishing lessons, to get some tips.

Best Kayak Rentals in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach

There are many local companies that offer kayak rentals for those visiting Gulf Shores Orange Beach and Fort Morgan. You'll find all the equipment you need to get out on the water. Whether you're a beginner or expert, kayak professionals will make sure you're prepared for your day.

Gulf Shores, Orange Beach and Fort Morgan have prime weather year-round for vacationing. However, if kayaking is on your agenda, be aware that many kayak rental companies are closed or have limited hours of operation during the winter season, typically from November to February. Call the rental company of your choice to find out more information.

If you're looking for the best nature kayaking during your next beach vacation, start planning your kayaking adventure to Gulf Shores, Orange Beach and Fort Morgan today. Be sure to check out all the things to do in Gulf Shores, our calendar of events, and all our lodging options including Orange Beach condos, beach hotels, and beach house rentals.

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