Discover the tranquil beauty surrounding Southwest Harbor, Maine, through our quiet-side sea kayak tours! Paddle the west side of Mount Desert Island and explore the thriving ecosystem. Browse our calendar of upcoming kayak tours in Southwest Harbor then prepare to be captivated by its stunning biodiversity. Book your tour today and embark on an unforgettable journey!
Your Registered Maine Guide will decide which route will be the most enjoyable and safest based on wind direction/velocity, visibility and tides.
We paddle Western Bay (Pretty Marsh), Blue Hill Bay, and Somes Sound. Most tours are one-way. Occasionally, a tour might be round trip. Your guide will stop on a coastal beach for a short lunch break.
Maine State Sea Kayak specializes in quality Ecological Sea Kayak Tours. Tandems are most commonly used versus single kayaks.