Fun for the whole family!
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Who are we?
Water's Edge Adventures is a small family owned and operated business. We are not a franchise and never will be. We Pride ourselves on quality and customer service that you can only get from "mom and pop shops"
What we offer-
*Clear Bottom Kayaks (real kayaks with inserts, not clear bathtubs),
*Tandem Kayaks (great for couples or parents with kids)
*Professional grade, non inflatable, super buoyant, virtually non tippable Paddleboards (great for snorkeling!)
*all these items are avaible as
*Privately Guided Tours (1-9people),
*Group Tours (10-200People)
*All day Rentals and
*Multi-Day Rentals (up to three days)
What makes us different from the rest?
*We pride ourselves on providing our guests with PRIVATE, SINGLE FAMILY, SAFE and PERSONALIZED educational nature experiences.
*Water's Edge gives back to the community by DONATING a portion of their sales, as well as their time to our very own local non-profit 501-c3, hosting beach and river trash cleanups.
*All guided tours include a FREE personal GoPro video of your trip!
*We personalize each tour, meaning -
if you want to stay dry, cool.
If you want to snorkel, we'll provide the gear at no extra charge,
if you want to freedive, Captain Scotty will teach you how.
Have kids? Instructor Lena will teach them how to safely be comfortable in the water and snorkel with the fishies.
Having too much fun and don't want to leave? that's cool too, call us when you're done and we'll come get you.
We're not trying to nickel and dime our guests, we just want to work on the water and show you our favorite nature spots.
Where we're located and how much does it cost-
Water's Edge Adventures' office is located at the boat house on the Crystal Blue Lagoon Bed and Breakfast in Crystal River, FL, come see us anytime.
However, due to city regulations, we do not launch from there.
Our service locations are:
Kings Bay, Crystal River
$55 per person for rentals and guided tour
KP Hole, Rainbow River, Dunnellon FL
$65 per person for rentals and guided tour
Sanchez Park, Ormond Beach
$75 per person with a 4 person minimum
and coming soon -Silver Springs in Ocala.
Water's Edge Adventures started out as a way to host community beach and river cleanups. We found a way to monetize our passion by providing guided tours and rentals. We still want to continue our mission to clean trash from our water's and help with other environmental projects.
We have our very own Non Profit 501-c3 that is dedicated to youth and community involvement as well as environmental conservation.
We donate a portion of each tour and merchandise sale to our non profit group so that we can
continue to host our beach and river cleanups. Follow our social media to learn more.
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King's Bay, Crystal River, FL Manatee Viewing
$55 pp guided tour
Book 2-8 People
All tours are private and personalized to your comfort level.
What to expect:
-Crystal clear waters
Rainbow River, Dunnellon, FL
$65 pp Guided tour
$55 all day rental
This Adventures launches at KP Hole County Park. We will Paddleboard or Clear Kayak up to Devil's Elbow ( which we call "snorkel spot"). This spot is a 25 foot spring hole and home to all kinds of bass and other fish. This is a great location to learn to freedive, snorkel or catch some sun while the kiddos play. Captian Scotty is licensed and trained, and loves to teach the art of snorkeling and freediving.
Serene Mangrove Canal
$75 Per person 4 person minimum
Launching out of Sanchez Park, we will drift through the mangrove canals with the possibilities of seeing manatees, eagles, deer, turtles and more!
This is a paddleboard tour, we don't do clear kayaks in Ormond.
$55-75 per person depending on location
We don't put a time limit on fun! keep the SUP or Kayak for 2 hours or all day!
We even offer multi-day Rentals!
We will drop off and pick up your boards in a 30 minute radius of Crystal River for no additional fee.
Included: Paddleboard, Clear Bottom Kayak, or Tandem Kayak.
Paddle, FWC required PFD and Whistle comes with each vessel.
Snorkel gear available upon request.