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The Best Places to Kayak in Charleston

Charleston is a great place to go kayaking! Its location at the confluence of several rivers means there are so many waterways to explore by kayak. If you don’t know where to start, we definitely recommend booking a guided tour to help you get your bearings.

In addition to a relaxing paddling tour, you can also go fishing by kayak in Charleston! Keep reading for some of the best places to kayak in Charleston.


Explore Charleston by Kayak

The South Carolina Lowcountry is known for its tidal marshes and waterways, and Charleston is no exception. Located at the confluence of three rivers that form an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean, Charleston has so many amazing paddling routes just waiting to be discovered on a kayak tour. The best part of kayaking is that it’s so accessible to people of all ages and abilities. Even if you’ve never been kayaking before, you’ll find this sport easy to learn and share with your family – even young children!

Creeks, estuaries, islands, and harbors are all reachable by kayak. The area’s warm climate makes kayaking a possibility year-round, so don’t hesitate to book that kayaking tour no matter when you’re in town. There’s the Bohicket Creek paddling trail, Shem Creek in Mount Pleasant, and Folly Beach. Be sure to ask your tour guides for even more suggestions on where to kayak in Charleston.

Take your kayak tour to the next level with some fishing! Your fishing kayak guides will take you to the best spots for catching fish and help you select the ideal bait for luring them in. These Charleston kayak tours include pedal fishing kayaks, fishing equipment, and that local expertise that is sure to guarantee a great time on the water.

Book your Charleston kayak tour online today!

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