Kayak Marco Island

About Kayak Marco Island

Marco Island is a great place for vacationing and kayaking is a great way to experience Marco Island. At Kayak Marco, we want you to a have fun, safe experience on the water. We use state-of-the-art equipment and our guides are trained in CPR, paddling and Mangrove Tunnel Reconnaissance. All of this is designed to give you a taste of what Southwest Florida's unique natural environment is about, while having a fun safe experience. If you're looking for more information on our naturalist-led kayak tours, please visit our kayak tours page.

Captain Lewis
Captain Lewis - Master Naturalist

Lewis is from northern Maine. When he's not making our kayak customers laugh, you can find him at Stan's bar and grill in Goodland. Lewis is also a certified boat captain, firefighter, airplane pilot, fly fisherman and studied environmental science. Let Captain Lewis show you the funny side of nature!
Captain Lewis

Susan - Biologist & Master Naturalist

Susan is a wildlife biologist and master naturalist and she has been giving kayak tours for the last decade. She sold her company known as Up a Creek Kayak Tours in late 2017 to Paddle Marco Kayak Tours and Rentals and she now gives tours part time while enjoying her semi-retired life. Susan has lived in Naples for 40 years and loves to show everyone a great time while kayaking.

Jake - Guide & Photographer

Jake is a Marco Island local and has lived here all of his life. Jake has the upper hand on the history of Marco Island, fishing and all of the critters that live here. He is also our professional photographer! Get ready to be "wowed" by Jake's fantastic photos at the end of your kayak tour!

Olga - Guide & Photographer

Olga has been working with Paddle Marco for 2 years. She is originally from Kazakhstan! Her humanitarian background includes spending time helping the humane society and helping more than 3 dozen American and Canadian familes adopt children from Kazakhstan.