Kayak and Paddle board tours

DOra canal

Come see why this canal has been called "the most beautiful mile of water in the world." This enchanting canal is lined with century old cypress trees majestically draped in Spanish moss.  This waterway connects Lake Dora with Lake Eustis which is home to countless herons, egrets, anhingas, cormorants, osprey, fish, and turtles. Learn about the rich history of this famous canal on our most popular paddle tour.

$49 per person


Paddle & Bru

Everything you love about the Dora Canal, now with a little bit extra! Come paddle the most scenic waterway in Lake County, taking in the beauty of nature all around you. After your paddle, refresh with a flight of craft beer at our local BRÜ Tap House in downtown Tavares that serves 30 different craft beers on tap. A perfect way to end a great day paddling! (Must be 21 yrs or older to do the tasting) 

$59 per person

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Paddle & Grub

Experience the real Florida by getting up-close with nature and spotting wildlife from your kayak or paddle board on a morning paddle on the Dora Canal. Enjoy lunch afterwards at Tavares local favorite, Puddle Jumpers Lakeside Grill & Bar. After your paddle, receive a voucher for your lunch that is good for one item up to $15 on the delicious menu at Puddle Jumpers. While having lunch enjoy watching seaplanes fly in and take off in America's Seaplane City! 

$59 per person

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blackwater creek

Come explore a hidden gem on the shores of Lake Norris. This tour brings the adventure seeker meandering through a century old forest of dwarf cypress trees that elegantly entwine the dark waters providing a fantasy land experience unlike any other lake in the state of Florida! These magical trees also provide an ideal nesting habitat to numerous birds of prey in the area. (Tour dependent on water levels; Kayaks Only)

$59 per person

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silver springs

One of the largest artesian springs in the world, Silver Springs produces approximately 500 million gallons of fresh water every day. The spring was one of Florida's first tourist attractions. Paddle with us through the crystal clear waters among the abundant fish, birds, turtles, manatees and monkeys! 

$69 per person


fly out, paddle in

For an adventure that combines sky and sea, take off from Lake Dora to take in the sights of the Harris Chain of Lakes from the air on a 15 minute seaplane flight. After landing on Lake Eustis, your adventure continues with a one-hour guided paddle back to Tavares through the beautiful Dora Canal. 

$159 per person


splash & dash
+ 2hr paddle rental

For those who have a passion for outdoor activities, this combo trip is for you! Fly with Jones Brother's Seaplanes taking off and landing from the water, in their 15-minute “Splash & Dash” tour which gives you a quick trip around several area lakes before returning to the seaplane base where your 2-hour kayak or stand up paddle board rental will be waiting to explore Lake County's beautiful waterways!

$99 per person


custom groups

Let Adventure Outdoor Paddle customize a tour for your special occasion or group. No occasion is too small! We will help you celebrate birthdays, anniversaries, and customize youth and educational programs for your paddling needs.



speciality tours

We love leading paddling adventures across our beatiful state of Florida! Join our email list to be notified of upcoming events and speciality tours!



about our tours

  Most of our adventure tours last approximately two hours depending on the weather and wind conditions.

  AOP runs our adventure tours in the mornings every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. To schedule a tour during the week, please call for availability. 

We love our guides and know you will too!! Please help show your appreciation of the excellent customer service they provide by tipping! Thanks in advance!

Do you have your own equipment and want to paddle with us?  You can join any of our existing tours for a discounted price! If bringing your own equipment

please call 352-217-5012 to make your reservation.