Jump on board and experience our Silver Springs paddleboard tour and enjoy the magnificent natural ambiance of wild Florida….standing on water. Fascinate your senses with incredible views through the crystal clear water of fish, turtles and even some of the diving water birds. The lavish and natural elegance of Silver Springs is home to abundant wildlife, including Rhesus Macaque monkeys living along the shore line. Your UF master naturalist guide will intrigue you with some of the fascinating and compelling history, and explain some of the fun facts of the wild Florida natives that live here. So what are you waiting for? It’s a Wild Life! Step out of your box and go for it!
Although we begin this tour with a paddle board instructions of the basics, and this an extremely easy paddle, for safety reasons, we do not recommend this tour for anyone that has never been on a paddleboard. Your guide will go over paddle basics and safety before each tour. Max. body weight for this tour is 200 pounds. Walk around and enjoy the park and concessions after your tour. Prices include state park entrance fees.
SUP Tour Location: Silver Springs State Park, Located at 5656 E Silver Springs Blvd. Silver Springs Fl. 34488 click for google maps.
Public Tour Price : $65.00 per person. Adults 18+ on paddle boards. We also offer solo & tandems kayaks for thgose family members that may not feel comfortable on a paddle board. We requiure a miniumum of 6 people for this tour. Once the minimum of 6 peolple is met, we will open the reservations for a minumum of 2. You can check our availabilty calender at the bottom of this page for availabilty.
Tour includes – launch fee and entance fee, Instruction clinic, paddle board, personal flotation device, paddle, and a certified UF master naturalist guide. Your guide will also take lots of pictures of you and your amazing experience for you to have and share!
Paddle Distance: About 2 miles. Difficulty factor – Easy
Duration: About 2 hours. No hurries, No worries. Relax, Absorb and Rejuvenate!
What to Bring: Wet shoes or shoes that can get wet flip flops are fine. Hat, sunblock, camera and change of clothes. (just in case) Drinking water in a non disposable bottle.
Public Group Tour Time: 9:00 a.m. daily.
We also offer instruction and private/group Tours – Price: $70.00 per person offerd daily . Miniumum 6 pp