Paddle Destination: San Rafael, CA – A Fun Afternoon Paddle With a View

In Spotlight by Daniel

San Rafael is a city located in the northern region of San Francisco Bay. During the time of the Spanish settlement, explorers and missionaries set up 21 missions in California to gain a foothold in the newly settled country. The city of San Rafael is the result of one of those early missions and California’s second northernmost one. Founded in …

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How To: Choose the Correct Paddle

In Equipment, General by Daniel

No one likes to be uninformed. Why? Because it leads to bad decisions. This can certainly be the case when it comes to choosing a paddle to complement your SUP. With so many choices on the market, it can be difficult to know what to look for when you buy, if it’s the right decision to make, and if the …

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Southern Maine Kayaks

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A paddle tour! Watch the sunset or the sunrise on the water. Signature Service: Tours Closest City: Kennebunkport, ME Environment: River/Bay/Ocean Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit Kennebunkport is between June and October, when the weather is at its warmest. The only downside: nightly rates will be at their peak during this lengthy season. (travel.usnews.com) ______________________________ If you’re …

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Lake George Watersports

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A paddle tour! See the beauty of Lake George on your own from atop a SUP! Signature Service: Tours/Rentals Closest City: Albany, NY Environment: Lake Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit Lake George is from May to September when the area experiences pleasant temperatures and visitors can enjoy the numerous outdoor activities, events and festivals. (travel.usnews.com) …

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Cascadia SUP and Surf

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: SUP Surf! If you are ready to take your SUP skills to the next level, then do it with Cascadia SUP and Surf! Closest City: Portland Signature Service: Tours and SUP Surfing Environment: River/Beach/Ocean Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit Portland is from June to August, when consistently warm weather allows the city’s outdoorsy culture to thrive. …

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SUP Charity Event

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SUP Charity Event

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SUP Charity Event

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The Great Debate: Inflatable Paddle Boards vs. Hardboards

In Spotlight by Daniel

Congratulations! You’ve finally decided to purchase your first SUP board. But like most first-timers out there – you’re left with a ton of questions. And foremost being – should you buy a hardboard or an inflatable one? It’s a great debate in the paddling world. There are, of course, pros and cons to owning each type. If you wish to …

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Ready to see the world with a SUP?

In Spotlight by Daniel

It’s no secret… The world changed in 2020. And the activities we were once able to enjoy were temporarily suspended… Such as travel. But now, in 2021, the world is (hopefully) returning to a sense of normalcy, and we, as the adventurers we are, can once again partake in two of our favorite activities – Travel and SUP. Because what …

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Madeira SUP Tours

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: SUP Tours! Go on a SUP tour through the beautiful waters of Portugal.  Closest City: Funchal Signature Service: Tours Environment: Bay/Ocean Best Time to Visit: Broadly speaking, the best time of year to visit Portugal is spring (ie, from February) or early autumn (September–October), when the weather is not too hot, the sea is warm and the summer crowds have thinned out. The …

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Ty Nant Outdoors

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Chirk Aqueduct and Tunnel Tour! This tour includes a half-day Canal paddleboard tour that will include both the Chirk Tunnel and the Chirk Aqueduct. Closest City: Liverpool, UK Signature Service: Tours Environment: River Best Time to Visit: The United Kingdom can be visited at any time of year, as its climate is relatively temperate and, in general, doesn’t experience extremes during either summer …

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Are you suffering from a lack of this?

In SUP Fitness, General by Daniel

Life is about having fun. Well… It’s about many things – hard work, achievement, struggle, change, and more. But fun should always be something you create in your life. Why? Because fun is what we remember the most. It’s what we tell stories about and makes us feel connected to ourselves and the world around us. It’s the main reason …

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Southern California Region No Records FoundSorry, no records were found. Please adjust your search criteria and try again. Google Map Not LoadedSorry, unable to load Google Maps API. BUDDY DEAL Lead Instructor: MaryAddress: 601 Embarcadero Morro Bay California 93442 United StatesCertification: ASI – Academy of Surfing level 2/3Recommendation: Rent a board and see the famous Morro Rock!Buddy Deal: $5 off …

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ACE Standup Paddling Workout

In General, SUP Fitness by Daniel

– From our friends over at ACE Fitness – Three Essential Components in a SUP-specific Workout Balance Having strong feet is an important component to staying upright on a paddle board. Exercising barefoot is an easy and effective way to train your feet and ankles.  Muscles Core: The abdominal muscles help stabilize your body. When strong and engaged, they work …

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A Simple Way to Improve Your Health – Today!

In Spotlight by Daniel

Did you know… Watching the sunrise or the sunset has a profound positive effect on your overall wellbeing… increasing your feel-good hormones and arousing deep gratitude for your life and the natural world? It’s true! Don’t believe us? According to Psychology Today, a recent study found, “A greater engagement with beauty was associated with higher levels of life satisfaction, gratitude, …

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Alpha Adventures and Education

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Summer Nite Lite Tours! Spend a summer evening on the water with your board lit up for a fun way to end any day.  Closest City: Vancouver Signature Service: WOW – Every Wednesday in the summer they offer a great social night of SUP in Davis Bay or Porpoise Bay. Environment: Bay Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit Vancouver are …

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Frontenac Outfitters

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: If you want to paddle whitewater, then the best place to head to is Frontenac Outfitters! Closest City: Toronto Signature Service: Paddling Courses Environment: Lake Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit Toronto are late April through May and September through October. Peak tourist season occurs during the summer months: the sidewalks come alive with pedestrian marketplaces, patio restaurants, and numerous cultural …

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Paddle Athabasca

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: SUP Fishing! Ready to learn first-hand the nuances of catching the big one on your board? Then contact Paddle Athabasca today! Closest City: Edmonton Signature Service: Technical Stoke Lessons Environment: River Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit Edmonton is from June through August. The weather is mild and the city celebrates several major festivals during this period. As summer …

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Beyond Adventure and Sales

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Beyond Guiding Trip! Go for a 24 hr trip and immerse yourself into the natural world.  Closest City: Edmonton Signature Service: Courses and Trips Environment: Lake/River Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit Los Angeles are from March to May and between September and November when the air is more breathable and the crowds are less oppressive. (travel.usnews.com) Distance from …

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Bearfoot Performance Paddling

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Rockies SUP Touring Vacation! Explore the mountains with an expert guide and a SUP board. Closest City: Canmore Signature Service: Performance Paddling Environment: River/Lakes Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit Alberta are June to August. Nature lovers will want to get to there when the weather is warm and welcoming (and while the hotel rates in town are …

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Everybody going surfing, surfing U-S-A

In General, Newsletter, SUP Fitness, SUP Surf by Daniel

We’ve all felt the pull… The way the waves curl, the bright sunshine, the low wind sweeping up the face of the water, and the hoots and hollers from surfers watching their friends catch a sweet ride. SUP surfing… It captures the imagination. As a simple test, take a look at these few pictures and notice how they make you …

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SUP to You

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A rental or a look at their mobile showroom for your next SUP! Closest City: Laguna Beach Signature Service: Mobile SUP Delivery Environment: Wherever you’re located! Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit Laguna Beach are from March to May and between September and November when the air is more breathable and the crowds are less oppressive. …

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That Time We Saw a Sea Cow

In Spotlight by Daniel

The paddling season is inching closer… So close, we can feel the warm sun on our faces, the wind in our hair, and the cold salty splash of the ocean (or cold freshwater splash of the lake or river if that’s your flavor) on our faces. And with it quickly approaching, it’s time for another SUP-centric workout to get yourself …

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She Caught What During Her Last Paddle?!

In SUP Fishing, Equipment by Daniel

What is the best part about SUP? We think we know the answer – The vast array of activities you can enjoy on the water! And one that is often overlooked but just as fun as anything else, happens to be SUP fishing. The thrill of the catch, the close proximity to the water, and the ability to reach shallow …

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Become a Water Yogi One Pose at a Time

In SUP Fitness by Daniel

Have you ever wanted to try SUP yoga? But maybe you felt tentative, nervous, and decided to put it off. Who wants to fall in the water right? But without risks – there are no great rewards. And one of the most rewarding activities on a SUP is yoga. The supreme feeling of peace from stretching, surrounded by the sounds …

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WhatSUP Tours and Training

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Tours! They have custom discovery tours throughout South East Queensland and Brisbane’s greater region to locally guided Brisbane-based tours. Get out there! Closest City: Brisbane Signature Service: Detailed Lessons/Tours Environment: Ocean  Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit Brisbane is from March to May – autumn in the Southern Hemisphere. Temperatures during this season hover between the high 50s and …

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Tutt’in SUP

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: See the beauty of Cagliari, Italy, with its clear waters and natural habitats, during a SUP Tour!  Closest City:  Signature Service: Detailed Lessons/Tours Environment: Marina/Bay/Ocean Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit Los Angeles are from March to May and between September and November when the air is more breathable and the crowds are less oppressive. (travel.usnews.com) Distance from Airport: 14-minute drive …

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Do you want to become a SUP Living Legend?

In General, SUP Training by Daniel

Question: Being outside is better than inside – right? Follow up: Being on a SUP is better than being on land – correct? Easy questions – easy answers. Unfortunately though, we can’t always be outside or on our boards. Especially when half of the world is still under the cold curtain of winter. Most people use this downtime to relax, …

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Puget Sound Surfing Guide – Online Course

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Perfect Paddles Recommended Course Click Here To View Course Rob Casey is a highly experienced SUP instructor guide started PSUPA instructor certifications, Kayak and SUP guides, and is an award winning Getty Images photographer. We are super stoked to offer his online courses! Rob is generously offering our members a Buddy Deals discount as well. ______________________________ Waves from fast moving …

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Hana Paddle Boards

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation:  Take a relaxing tour around Malibu Pier and through the kelp beds to Colony Rock. Closest City: Malibu Signature Service: Lessons & Tours Environment: Ocean Best Time to Visit: The best travel time for Los Angeles is from May to September. In these months it is sunny, warm and the likelihood of rain is very low. Bear in mind that …

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SUP 101 Online Course

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Perfect Paddles Recommended Course Click Here To View Course Rob Casey is a highly experienced SUP instructor guide started PSUPA instructor certifications, Kayak and SUP guides, and is an award winning Getty Images photographer. We are super stoked to offer his online courses! Rob is generously offering our members a Buddy Deals discount as well. ______________________________ Core Skills You’re Learn: …

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SUP Rescue & Water Safety Online Course

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Perfect Paddles Recommended Course Click Here To View Course Rob Casey is a highly experienced SUP instructor guide started PSUPA instructor certifications, Kayak and SUP guides, and is an award winning Getty Images photographer. We are super stoked to offer his online courses! Rob is generously offering our members a Buddy Deals discount as well. ______________________________   Stand Up Paddling …

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Advanced SUP Skills Course – Salmon Bay Paddle Online Course

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Perfect Paddles Recommended Course Click Here To View Course Rob Casey is a highly experienced SUP instructor guide started PSUPA instructor certifications, Kayak and SUP guides, and is an award winning Getty Images photographer. We are super stoked to offer his online courses! Rob is generously offering our members a Buddy Deals discount as well. ______________________________   Take your skills …

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IO SUP

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Detailed online lessons on the perfect techniques to use to be a successful paddler and teacher!  Closest City/Region: Alicante Signature Service: Detailed Lessons/Certification to become a SUP Instructor Environment: ——— Best Time to Visit: ——– Distance from Airport: ——- ______________________________ ABOUT US Objectives IOSUP.ORG is a collection of our projects and adventures that define how SUP professionals around the …

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Dorset SUP

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A fantastic SUP tour through the winding waters surrounding the United Kingdom!  Closest City: London Signature Service: Detailed Lessons/Tours Environment: Marina/Bay/Ocean/River Best Time to Visit: The United Kingdom can be visited at any time of year, as its climate is relatively temperate and, in general, doesn’t experience extremes during either summer or winter. Overall, spring (late March to early June) and autumn …

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SUP Cruise

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A destination vacation with a SUP-center infusion!  Closest City: ——- Signature Service: SUP Destination Vacations Environment: Marina/Bay/Ocean Best Time to Visit: The good people at SUP Cruise take care of your accommodations and schedule your trips to be at the perfect times of the year to maximize your fun! Distance from Airport: Depends on which trip you choose! ______________________________ …

The UK’s Most Spectacular Places to Stand-up Paddleboard

In Location Info Guide by Daniel

Adventurer Lizzie Carr paddled 650km around Britain’s waterways as part of her campaign against plastic pollution. She reveals her top places to stand-up paddleboard in the UK… -Perfect Paddles Travel Brief- Best Time of Year to Visit: The United Kingdom can be visited at any time of year, as its climate is relatively temperate and, in general, doesn’t experience extremes …

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SUP Holiday in Norway

In by Daniel

Join us for a stunning and special journey by SUP into the remote Norwegian Fjords. Living on board the MV Gaasten we will access some of the most remote, unspoilt and simply breathtaking areas of the Norwegian Fjords. This journey is special, allowing us to cruise amongst majestic peaks and deep into the fjords accessing perfect areas to paddle and …

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SUP Holiday in Nepal

In by Daniel

Join the Water Skills Academy team on a unique and one-off Stand Up Paddle Board adventure experience across the Himalayas visiting Nepal. This once in a lifetime adventure has access to parts of the planet rarely seen by Western eyes and will be guided by some of the most experienced SUP guides and expedition leaders in the world. As part …

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SUP Holiday in Scotland

In by Daniel

Ability Level: Intermediate This is a journey into one of the most spectacular areas of Europe. We will be gliding through the Knoydart, an amazing wilderness area cut off from the mainland road network, surrounded by majestic mountains and deep lochs. Deep in heart of Knoydart we will find true wilderness, wildlife and adventure. Knoydart is steeped in history and …

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How to Create the Ultimate SUP Adventure in New Zealand

In General, Location Info Guide, Paddle Guide, SUP Location Recommendations by Daniel

How to Create the Ultimate SUP Adventure in New Zealand Have you ever thought of a place and immediately the alchemist living in your bones transports you from the dull familiarity to one filled with mystique and wonder?  It’s in those times that your heart becomes lighter and the whisper of your soul blossoms into a jubilant cry. You have …

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Swansea SUP Club – Weekly Paddle

In by Daniel

We are SUP enthusiasts of all ages and abilities. If you enjoy being out on the water and would like to join us on our SUP adventures , we’d love to get to know you. We run a regular SUP evening every Wednesday in the season from Easter till the end of October. We paddle together on other days too. …

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These Two SUP Activities Should Be On Your 2021 SUP Season To-Do List

In General by Daniel

SUP-related New Years Resolutions? Each year we tend to make plans to try and become a better version of ourselves. A worthy endeavor. This can include getting more exercise, eating healthier, making strides in business, and more! But what the team at Perfect Paddles is curious about is… Do you have a SUP-centric New Years Resolution you’re looking to fulfill …

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Oxford SUP Club

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: The Oxford SUP Club has everything a beginner or advance paddlers need to have fun, but what makes them special is the Club aspect of what they do. We recommend becoming a member of the Club to take advantage of paddling with like-minded people from across the UK, sharpen your skills especially in the racing aspect of the …

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Is It Possible to Kite or Wingsurf on an iSUP?

In Spotlight by Daniel

This is a question that sooner or later every iSUP paddler asks himself when he looks around and realizes there are a lot of interesting things happening around him on the water. If not sooner, then when he realizes that he is powerless in high waves and stronger winds, while kitesurfers, windsurfers and, in recent years, especially wingsurfers are just …

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Swansea SUP Club

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A SUP Social! Get to know like-minded people while at the same time learning a new skill in SUP! Closest City: London Signature Service: SUP Socials Environment: Bay/Ocean/River Best Time to Visit: The United Kingdom can be visited at any time of year, as its climate is relatively temperate and, in general, doesn’t experience extremes during either summer or winter. Overall, spring …

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Blue Therapy Community

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: SUP Socials! Spend time on the water with a group of like-minded individuals seeking to have fun and make new friends!  Closest City: London Signature Service: SUP Socials Environment: Ocean Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit the UK for SUP would be during the warmer temperature months in the spring and summer. The height of …

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Psyched Paddleboarding

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Guided Night SUP! Take a tour with a qualified instructor at night for a unique twist on a SUP tour under the stars!  Closest City: Liverpool Signature Service: Guided Tours Environment: Channel/Ocean Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit the UK for SUP would be during the warmer temperature months in the spring and summer. The height of …

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10 Great River Paddle Adventures on the East Coast

In Location Info Guide, Paddle Guide by Perfect Paddles

10 Great River Paddle Adventures on the East Coast Introduction The water is white and rushing. Flowing quickly like the wind, the trees graze by in a flash of green and brown. And there you are. Standing proudly atop your board. Smiling. This is the first time you have decided to stand on an inflatable board while navigating a moving …

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Adventures on the Gorge

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A 3-hour tour on the River Gorge!  Closest City: Charleston, SC Signature Service: Tours Environment: River Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit West Virginia is during the summer months- May to August- for warmer temperatures! Distance from Airport: 1 hr and 12-minute drive from Yeager Airport in Charleston, SC _________________________ Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) is a rapidly …

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ACE Advenure Resort

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A guided experience (with lunch included) on the New River Gorge!  Closest City: Fayetteville Signature Service: Tours Environment: River Best Time to Visit: The best time to SUP in West Virginia is during the warm summer months- May through August. Distance from Airport: 1 hr and 8-minute drive from Yeager Airport in Charleston, SC _____________________________ Explore some of the …

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Hot or Cold- What’s January paddling like in your neighborhood?

In Newsletter, Spotlight, Video by Daniel

Happy New Year Paddlers! Question… In your area, is it hot or cold outside? No matter where you live seasonal changes may happen gradually while weather conditions can change in an instant. Whether you’re in Northern or Southern Hemispheres you’ll have different challenges to overcome and opportunities to enjoy so you can make the most out of our sport no matter what season …

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Pro SUP Shop

In by Perfect Paddles

Buddy Deal: $5 off rentals Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Private lessons! If you are new to the sport and want to learn in a one-on-one scenario, then Pro SUP Shop is the place to go!  Closest City: Los Angeles Signature Service: Lessons/Rentals/Events Environment: Marina/Bay/Ocean Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit Los Angeles are from March to May and between September and November when the air …

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Blue Water Kayaking

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A guided tour with their awesome team!  Closest City: San Francisco Signature Service: Guided Tours Environment: Bay/Ocean Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit San Francisco for SUP is during the summer months! The warmer temperatures are great to get on the water. Distance from Airport: 1 hour and a 27-minute drive from San Francisco International …

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Paddle Moab

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A whitewater river tour with the wonderful team at Paddle Moab!  Closest City: Salt Lake City Signature Service: River Tours Environment: River Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit Utah for SUP is during the summer months! The warmer temperatures are great to get on the water. Distance from Airport: 3 hours and a 49-minute drive …

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Adrift Dinosaur

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A Paddling Trip through Dinosaur National Park!  Closest City: Salt Lake City Signature Service: Tours Environment: River Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit Utah are during the summer months. This is the best time of the year to enjoy the weather outside. (travel.usnews.com) Distance from Airport: 3-hour and 11-minute drive from Salt Lake City International …

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Perfect Paddle Annual Membership – Gift Voucher

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Give the gift of a Perfect Paddles Membership – Perfect for any SUP enthusiast! Member Benefits Exclusive Buddy Deals Savings on Gear & Activities Around the World Paddler Profile SUP Trails & Water Guides Paddle Buddy Search Search locations around the world   *Upon purchase – we will deliver a coupon code valid for 100% off an annual membership*

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Urban Paddle

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A Liberty Island Paddle Tour! Paddle around the Statue of Liberty, taking in the best views of the city from the water!  Closest City: New York City Signature Service: Tours Environment: River Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit New York are during the summer months when the temperature is warm and the water is nice! Distance …

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Tula Adventure Sports

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A Downstream Paddle Tour! Have a great time drifting with the tide! Head down the river and be picked up by pontoon boat for a fun ride back.  Closest City: Virginia Beach Signature Service: Tours Environment: River Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit Virginia Beach are during the warm, summer months when the temperature is warm …

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Water Hazards to Look for Before Heading Out for Some SUP Fun

In Spotlight by Daniel

SUP is meant to be experienced in the wild. Part of the fun is being entrenched in the elements, letting them test you, and making it out on the other side. But when it comes to Mother Nature, you must also know your limits. No matter how strong a paddler you may be, if you spend enough time on the …

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Featured Buddy Deal Location: Green Fin Paddle Co.

In Spotlight by Daniel

Green Fin Paddle Co. is an outfitter located in Santa Rosa Beach in the northwest section of Florida on the Gulf side near Destin.  Besides fine sunsets and clear blue waters, Green Fin offers visitors some of the best tours available in Florida.  Some highlights include their Eastern Lake Sunset and Sunrise Tour, a Hogtown Bayou Tour, a Miramar Beach …

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SUP Gear Review: SUP-Now Paddle Patch

In Spotlight by Daniel

Have you ever gone on a paddle and wondered where you were going to put your phone and keys? Next question… Have you ever tried to carry them in your pocket and fallen in? Or tried to stash them on the beach in hopes they would still be there by the time you get back? We understand. It’s a problem.  …

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Stand Up Paddle Kauai

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A 6-hour paddling adventure through the only navigable river on Kauai!  Hawaiian Island: Kauai Signature Service: Tours Environment: River, Bay Best Time to Visit: April-October. The winter months (October-March) bring the rainy season and high winds. Distance from Airport: 23-minute drive from Kona International Airport Wailua River is the only navigable river in Hawaii! You’ll enjoy the beautiful landscapes and …

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Active Oahu Tours

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Tours! Active Oahu offes a variety of tours in many different environments. We are partial to the self-guided rain forest tour for a full experience of the wildlife on Oahu.  Hawaiian Island: Oahu Signature Service: Tours Environment: River, Bay, Ocean Best Time to Visit: April-October. The winter months (October-March) bring the rainy season and high winds. Distance from Airport: 56-minute drive …

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Kailua Beach Adventures

In by Daniel

Owner: Egmar Klemmer grew up in Southern Germany, in the foothills of the Alps, as an outdoor enthusiast, mountain climber, and windsurfer. Since most of his family lives in Kailua, he started spending summers there as a teenager and became a competitive windsurfer. He quickly discovered Hawaii and Oahu’s Kailua Beach as an ideal location to live and train. Since …

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Kauai Surf Rentals

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Get a board delivered to your hotel or Airbnb! Take the fuss out of traveling to a designated spot, take the boards wherever you like!  Hawaiian Island: Kauai Signature Service: SUP and Surfboard rental delivery Environment:  Best Time to Visit: April-October. The winter months (October-March) bring the rainy season and high winds. Distance from Airport: 23-minute drive from Kona …

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Kauai SUP

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Take a SUP yoga class to immerse yourself in the beautiful Hawaiian surroundings and come out feeling revitalized. Hawaiian Island: Kauai Signature Service: SUP Yoga Environment:  Wailua Bay Best Time to Visit: April-October. The winter months (October-March) bring the rainy season and high winds. Distance from Airport: 12-minute car ride from Lihue International Airport At Kauai SUP …

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Kahalu’u Bay Surf and Sea

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: It’s always a great time to SUP. But combine that with a chance to snorkel and that is an afternoon of serious adventure! We recommend renting a pair of full-face goggles from Kahalu’u Bay Surf and Sea to dive off your board and explore the ocean underneath your feet! Hawaiian Island: Big Island Signature Service: SUP and …

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Hypr Naul Hawaii

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: We highly recommend checking out their showroom to see what a handmade Hawaiian SUP board looks like and while you are there, take a private lesson to sharpen your skills! Hawaiian Island: Big Island Signature Service: Hand-made Hawaiian SUP and surfboards for sale designed with a local flare Environment: Kailua Bay Best Time to Visit: April-October. The winter …

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Kona Paddle Sports LLC

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Explore the bay and the ocean on a Kona Paddle Sports guided tour! Hawaiian Island: Big Island Environment:  Keauhou Bay and the Pacific Ocean Best Time to Visit: April-October. The winter months (October-March) bring the rainy season and high winds. Distance from Airport: 27-minute car ride from the Kona International Airport We are a small family-owned stand-up …

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Keauhou Bay Adventures LLC

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: They offer lessons and rentals for SUP but if you are looking for a Hawaiian adventure to supplement an afternoon on a SUP, we suggest their signature service, a manta ray snorkel tour!  Hawaiian Island: Big Island Signature Service: Manta Ray Snorkel Environment: Pacific Ocean Best Time to Visit: April-October. The winter months bring the rainy season …

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Water Monkey Shop

In by Daniel

Water Monkey- Stand Up Paddleboarding Water Monkey provides professional services for everything related to stand up paddleboarding. Join us for a stand-up paddleboard lesson, rental, or tour. Owned and operated by local and SUP Pro Chase Kosterlitz, we were the first stand up paddleboard company in St. Pete! We pride ourselves on professional service and we are fully licensed and …

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Miami Beach Paddleboard

In by Daniel

Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Glow Paddles! Experience a fun tour at night with your board lit up underneath! Signature Service: Tours Environment: Bay/Ocean Best Time to Visit: The winter months to avoid excessive heat- October to March. Pro-Tip: visit at the end of the season to avoid large crowds! Instead of December, a visit in September/October or March is the best time to …

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Team Surf Peru

In by Daniel

Team Surf Peru will help guide you into the fastest growing water sport in the world! We offer hassle-free stand up paddleboard rentals & lessons. We have a great set of paddleboards that are super stable and great for the whole family. Team Surf Peru will pick you up from your accommodations in Lima and will take you to the ocean. …

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How to Stay Safe in Cold Water Paddling

In Spotlight by Daniel

The sport of SUP is a fantastic way to connect with nature and rediscover your love of the water. But like anything else, it is not without its dangers. Especially as the water temperatures begin to drop. In the past, there have been instances where paddlers have been separated from their boards and caught in dangerous situations. Ones that have …

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4 Great Places to SUP in Norway

In Spotlight by Daniel

If we were to describe Norway in a phrase it would have to be, “beautiful cold nordic landscape.”  Notice anything about that line? If you’re interested in SUP, you probably picked up on the word ‘cold’ right away.  Not many people are interested in standing atop a SUP board when the temperatures reach below what you would experience on a …

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4 Fantastic Spots to SUP in Russia

In Spotlight by Daniel

You read the title correctly.  There is SUP in Russia. Is it that difficult to believe? It shouldn’t be. Because for anyone who has been paying attention to the sport, this isn’t news.  Over the last few years, Russia has actually become quite a hotbed for SUP with proof of consistent growth. And that’s great news!  For our fellow Russian …

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Adventure Tours Norway

In by Daniel

If you are in Norway and want to supplement your vacation with one of the best adventure tour companies in the country, be sure to check out Adventure Tours Norway! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their SUP tours for a fun time on the water! SUP stands for Stand-up Paddleboard which is an activity with its roots from Hawaii like …

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Frafjord SUP

In by Daniel

If you are looking for a fantastic place to SUP in Norway, then be sure to check out Frafjord SUP! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their beginner lesson for a fun time on the water! Welcome to Frafjord SUP & Kayak. We are located at Frafjord in Gjesdal Municipality just under one hour’s drive from Stavanger in Rogaland, Norway. We …

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Tanto SUP

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One of the best places to SUP in Sweden happens to be at Tanto SUP! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their beginner lessons for a fun time on the water! Tanto SUP and kayak want to make it possible for everyone to see Stockholm and Södermalm from their most beautiful side – from the water!  Paddle SUP in Stockholm with …

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SUP Kajak

In by Daniel

Looking for a great place to SUP in Sweden? Then look no further than SUP Kajak! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their beginner lessons for a fun time on the water. Welcome to SUP Kajak!  We are SUP enthusiasts bringing the best boards and the best lessons to beginners and experienced paddlers alike!

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Yster SUP

In by Daniel

If you are looking for fantastic boards to buy in Sweden then be sure to check out Yster SUP! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their lesson division called SUP Malmö where you can learn how to SUP! Here is SUP Malmö SUP Malmö is just 450 meters from Malmö Central Station, right next to Clarion Hotel Malmö Live. The address is …

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Surf bussen

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If you are looking for a great place to experience a choice of watersports, then be sure to check out Surf bussen! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their beginner lessons for a fun time on the water! PADDLA SUP IN STOCKHOLM CITY Welcome to us to paddle SUP. Here you get great service and a fantastic experience in one of Stockholm’s …

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Stand Up Paddle Board SE

In by Daniel

One of the best places for SUP in Sweden is Standupaddleboard.se located in Stockholm! Perfect Paddles recommends participating in a class before checking out their showroom for your next purchase! Leading in Sweden at SUP! We at StandUpPaddleBoard have had SUP operations for almost 10 years! We started already in 2010 when SUP was a completely new phenomenon in Sweden. Since then, …

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Stand Up Paddleboard Sweden

In by Daniel

If you are looking for a great place to SUP or even purchase a new board while in Sweden, then be sure to check out Stand Up Paddleboard Sweden! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their extensive showroom for your next purchase! WHERE THE WORD FUN RULES Whether Kids on summer camp, team-building with workmates, or just touring the lakes and …

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SUP Center Russia

In by Daniel

If you are looking for one of the best places to SUP while spending time in the Moscow area, then be sure to check out SUP Center Russia! Perfect Paddles recommends a beginner lesson with one of their highly qualified instructors! Welcome to SUP Center Russia! Why paddle with us? We were the first to introduce the SAP safari and …

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SUP Surfing Russia

In by Daniel

Welcome to SUP Surfing in the Moscow region! Join some of the best instructors and organizers in the area for SUP! Perfect Paddles recommends one of their fantastic tours for a fun time on the water! Tourist club “Saptapych” is a team of creative organizers of recreation on the river. The head of the club is Mikhail Chumak, a veteran of …

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SUP Club Russia

In by Daniel

If you are looking for a great place to learn how to SUP then be sure to check out SUP Club Russia! Perfect Paddles recommends a beginner lesson especially if you are new to the sport!  SUP walks and SUP tours Want to try SUP? It couldn’t be easier, come on SUP walks and weekend tours. The level of training is zero. Everyone …

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Surf VRN

In by Daniel

If you are looking for a great place to SUP while in Voronezh, then be sure to check out Surf VRN! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their rental deals for a great time on the water! SUP rental in Voronezh We invite everyone to discover a new kind of water sports. Together with us you can swim on a surfboard …

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Mancora SUP Club

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If you are looking for a fantastic place to SUP while spending time in Peru, then be sure to check out the Mancora SUP Club! Perfect Paddles recommends a relaxing time on the water taking a SUP yoga class with friends and family. Jump into the SUP world and learn Stand-Up Paddle with MANCORA SUP CLUB, learn how to balance your …

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Team Surf Peru

In by Daniel

If you are looking for a great place to SUP and surf while spending time in Peru, then be sure to check out Team Surf Peru! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their fantastic beginner lessons for a complete understanding of SUP! Team Surf Peru will help guide you into the fastest growing water sport in the world! We offer hassle-free …

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Sunset Boards

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If you are looking for a great place to grab a new board or other great gear in Peru, then be sure to check out Sunset Boards! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their awesome showroom to pick out your next board! Welcome to Sunset Boards! We are a premier SUP, Surf, and Kite outfitter in Peru! We provide the best …

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Mundoboard SUP

In by Daniel

If you are looking for a fantastic dealer in all watersports related activities then be sure to check out Mundboard! Perfect Paddles recommends looking through their extensive showroom for your next SUP purchase! Mundoboard is the most complete Stand Up Paddle, Windsurf, and Accessories store. The best brands in the world: Starboard, Severne, Chinook. Mundoboard is the exclusive distributor in …

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Wild Kite Peru

In by Daniel

Welcome to Wild Kite Peru! If you are looking for one of the best places to SUP, surf and kite in Peru then you’ve found the spot! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their excellent SUP rentals for a fun time on the water!  OUR PHILOSOPHY While the Peruvian North Shore is grandiose, we are a small kite club, and we …

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SUP Gear Review: Duk Gear Waterproof Cell Phone Case

In Spotlight by Daniel

  There are plenty of waterproof cases available on the outdoor market these days.  We’ve all seen them. Maybe on the boardwalk, you’ve noticed the thin plastic bags with the zip lock on top. Or in other paddling outfitters, a similar product that has the name of the shop printed in the corner.  These products may work. For a time. …

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Featured Buddy Deal Location: Moxie Unleashed

In Spotlight by Daniel

To paddle with Sasha and the team at Moxie Unleashed is to transform into a full-blown adventurer. Their home is based in Sussex, United Kingdom near Brighton but has the ability to take visitors wherever the adventure takes them.  Or as Sasha puts it, “After the initial SUP Intro session(s) on relatively calm water and once the basics have been …

Connection in Costa Rica

In Spotlight by Daniel

I sat on the beach in Nosara.  My first time on the sands of Costa Rica. The weather was warm and the air smelled of a pleasant fresh salt like only coastal towns could smell. Down the narrow dirt road, fresh papaya was being passed from the street vendor to happy customers and the bright red shade of the fruit …

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Nosara Surf Shop

In by Daniel

If you are looking for a great place to rent some SUP surfboards then be sure to check out Nosara Surf Shop! Perfect Paddles recommends grabbing a couple of rental boards and heading into some fun waves! Welcome to Nosara Surf Shop! We are a surfer’s surf shop dedicated to amplifying your Nosara experience in every way possible.

What is a Downwinder?

In Spotlight by Daniel

Have you ever heard the term “downwinder”? Maybe a fellow paddling enthusiast said it one day in passing, or your friends mentioned a run they did a few months ago, or maybe you picked it up online. Did it leave you wondering what it meant? Or what participating in a downwinder entails? Or how to prepare for one? Or if …

5 Fantastic Spots for SUP in Morocco

In Spotlight by Daniel

5 Fantastic Spots for SUP in Morocco Across the globe, there are places lying in wait to discover. Beautiful places with warm sandy beaches, distinct cultures, friendly people, and a chance to experience beach life on a SUP.  Most names we’ve heard before. Costa Rica, Hawaii, Bali, New Zealand. These are all fantastic spots to hop on a place and …

4 Fun Places to SUP in Sweden

In Spotlight by Daniel

4 Fun Places to SUP in Sweden If Sweden isn’t in your travel plans for the summer of 2021, then you might want to reconsider.  Go for the food, the architecture, the people, the culture, and the beauty of the natural world that surrounds their burgeoning cities.  And go, of course, for the opportunity to SUP in a new location.  …

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Koster Adventures

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If you are looking for a fantastic spot to learn how to SUP and see one of the Koster islands, then be sure to check out Koster Adventures! Welcome to Koster Adventures!  We are a dedicated team of adventure-paddlers looking to make the most of your time on the water! Come join us for a fun afternoon exploring the area …

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Åre Nature Adventures

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If you are looking for one of the best outdoor adventure companies in Åre, Sweden then be sure to check these guys out! Perfect Paddles recommends a SUP tour that you will never forget! Welcome to Åre Nature Adventures!  As the company grew bigger we noticed that multiple target groups; conferences, schools, travelers, gave us a hard time offering the …

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What-SUP Malmö

In by Daniel

If you are looking for a great place to learn how to SUP while in Sweden, then be sure to check out What-SUP Malmö! Perfect Paddles recommends a beginner lesson on the calm water of the bay for a fun time learning a new skill! Welcome to What-SUP Malmö!  Hi! My name is Tobias, you can find me on a …

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Bleu Kite Surf School

In by Daniel

If you are looking for a great place to experience all types of watersports, then be sure to check out Bleu Kite Surf School! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their SUP rentals for a fun way to spend an afternoon on the water! For those who love to have as much fun possible on the water, BKS offers besides kitesurfing …

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Moga Surf

In by Daniel

Looking for a great place to surf and SUP in Morocco? Then look no further than Moga Surf! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their SUP surf lessons for a fun way to get into some waves!  Welcome to Moga Surf! A great place to experience watersports since 2004. We put all our years of experience and passion for water sports …

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Agadir SUP Center

In by Daniel

One of the best places to SUP in Morocco is at Agadir SUP Center. Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their SUP surf lessons to get into some waves and have some fun! Agadir SUP Center, an authentic sporting and cultural experience We welcome you all year round in a unique setting in the heart of the most beautiful Moroccan spots in order …

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Mirage Surf

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If you are looking for a great place to surf, SUP and adventure check out Mirage Surf. Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their adventure packages for an inclusive trip in the country! Mirage Surf Camp Morocco is an authentic Moroccan surf and yoga camp created by a European-Marocaine who fell in love with the beauty of Taghazout Bay. Our Morocco …

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Dancing the Waves

In by Daniel

If you are looking for one of the best places to SUP in Morocco with an option to stay on-site, then be sure to check out Dancing the Waves! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their beginner lessons to get to know the owners and have a great time in the country!  Dancing the Waves offers unique surf, kitesurf, stand up …

5 Great Places to SUP in Indonesia

In Spotlight by Daniel

Over the course of the last five to seven years, Indonesia, and in particular, Bali, has become a desired destination for yogis, surfers, and adventurers.  The reasons to visit the tropical shores of the islands are plenty. But it can include the welcoming culture, the fantastic food, the beautiful natural surroundings, and in the case of surfers and paddlers, the …

5 Great Places to SUP in South Africa

In Spotlight by Daniel

One of the many great aspects of SUP is the ability to travel the world and still discover new and interesting locations to paddleboard.  In our articles, we have covered ground from around North America, spots in Central America, Asia, Europe, and now we wish to focus on the wonderful locales in Africa with a starting point in South Africa.   …

5 Great Places to SUP in Thailand

In Spotlight by Daniel

To see the craggy cliffs lining the beaches of Thailand is a pleasure everyone must enjoy at least once in their lifetime.  The beaches are open and sandy, the sun is warm on your face, and the water is cool and clear.  And while we know for certain that Thailand has some of the best places to SUP in the …

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Surf Emporium

In by Daniel

Don’t be fooled by the name! If you are looking for a fantastic place to SUP or even surf while spending time on the coast of South Africa, then be sure to check out Surf Emporium! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their beginner classes especially if you are new to the sport! Surf Emporium is internationally renowned as South Africa’s …

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SUP Fitness

In by Daniel

If you are looking for a great place to SUP while in Johannesburg, then be sure to check out SUP Fitness! Perfect Paddles recommends a beginner lesson to understand the fundamentals of SUP before heading onto the water! WE ARE A SUP SCHOOL IN THE HEART OF JOHANNESBURG’S BEAUTIFUL SUBURBS Emmarentia Dam is the best-kept secret of Johannesburg is one …

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Charlie’s Shack

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If you are looking for a great place to stay in Indonesia that also happens to rent SUP boards, be sure to check out Charlie’s Shack!  Welcome to Charlie’s Shack! WhatSUP Lombok is the premier hire company when it comes to hiring SUP’s in Lombok. Quality products and amazing staff mean you will get an experience you will never forget …

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WhatSUP Lombok

In by Daniel

If you are looking for an outfitter that will fit your every watersport desire, then be sure to check out WhatSUP Lombok! Perfect Paddles recommends a beginner lesson, especially if you are new to the sport! Welcome to WhatSUP Lombok!  What Sup? Lombok is Lombok’s home of exciting adventure sports, from Stand Up Paddling to Kitesurfing. We also sell surfing …

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SUP Yoga Bali

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Welcome to SUP Yoga Bali! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their SUP Yoga classes for a fun and revitalizing time on the crystal clear waters of Bali! About us SUP Yoga Bali was created by a group of water-loving yogis who wish to share their passion for the ocean and yoga with others. SUP Yoga Bali is the first of …

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The Playground

In by Daniel

Still searching for a place in Indonesia that covers all of your watersports needs? Look no further than The Playground! Perfect Paddles recommends their beginner SUP lessons for a full understanding of SUP before heading onto the water!  Welcome to The Playground in Lombok, Indonesia! The Playground specializes in outdoor sports. We are the leader in Lombok for both water …

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Rip Curl School of Surf

In by Daniel

If you are looking for one of the best places to learn about any watersport available, then definitely check out Rip Curl School of Surf! Perfect Paddles recommends their SUP lessons with an eye on their SUP surf lesson to get into some fun waves!  STAND UP PADDLE Try your hand at Stand Up Paddle board, great for fitness, also …

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Cenigan Paradise Adventures

In by Daniel

If you are wondering where to adventure when spending time in Lembongan, then wonder no more! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their SUP tour that includes a fun mixture of paddling and snorkeling!  Ceningan Paradise Adventure Ceningan Paradise Adventure is owned by a local who grew up on Nusa Ceningan enjoying snorkeling, SUP, and other water activities in the crystal …

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Paddle Phuket

In by Daniel

If you are looking for a great place to learn how to SUP in Phuket, be sure to check out Paddle Phuket! Perfect Paddle recommends checking out their beginner lessons if you are new to the sport!  Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) is growing in popularity all over the world. It’s a great way to get and stay fit, whilst enjoying …

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Go Freebird SUP

In by Daniel

If you are looking for a unique experience while spending time in Thailand, then be sure to check out Go Freebird SUP! Perfect Paddles recommends participating in one of their nightly tours where you can paddle above bioluminescent plankton!  Welcome to Freebird Stand Up Paddleboard Company! Freebird Stand Up Paddleboard Co. was born out of great love for Railay, our …

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Saltwater Dreaming Surf School

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If you are looking for a great alternative to surf while spending time in Phuket, be sure to check out Saltwater Dreaming Surf School during their winter months when they teach SUP! Perfect Paddles recommends a beginner lesson with one of their highly qualified staff members for a fun time on the water! Welcome to Saltwater Dreaming Surf School! SUP-Stand …

5 Great Outfitters in Australia for SUP Yoga

In Spotlight, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Daniel

5 Great Outfitters in Australia for SUP Yoga Australia is home to some of the best spots to paddle in the world.  Their varied wildlife, crystal clear water, and breathtaking coastline make for a fantastic time on the water.  But maybe you’re more of the introverted type. Or just want to relax and rejuvenate your body.  The outfitters in Australia …

4 Fantastic Outfitters for SUP Surf Lessons in Australia

In Spotlight, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Daniel

4 Fantastic Outfitters for SUP Surf Lessons in Australia Australia is known for its many traits. The beautiful landscapes, the clear waters, the wild outback, the giant spiders, the aggressive snakes, the kangaroos and koalas, and surfing.  The fantastic beaches that line the coast of the continent have produced some of the biggest names in the sport. This is because …

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Tony Henry’s Avalon SUP

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If you are looking for a great place to SUP in Australia, then be sure to check out Tony Henry’s Avalon SUP! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their SUP surf lessons to get into some waves! Tony Henry is a true local. His expertise combined with his love of Stand Up Paddle Boarding make for an unforgettable experience. He is …

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Blue Lagoon SUP and Surf

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If you are looking for a great place to SUP while in Australia, then be sure to check out Blue Lagoon! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their lessons for a fun time learning a new skill! START YOUR ADVENTURE TODAY Blue Lagoon SUP and Surf is a stand-up paddle boarding & surf school located in and around Hobart, Tasmania. We’ll …

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Sun Seekers SUP Melbourne

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Wondering where to SUP while spending time in Melbourne? Then be sure to check out Sun Seekers SUP Melbourne! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their SUP yoga classes for a fun and revitalizing time on the water! ABOUT SUN SEEKERS We are passionate about SUP and teach good technique from your very first hire so that you can move through …

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SUP CBR

In by Daniel

Looking for a great place to SUP in Australia? Then be sure to check out SUP CBR! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their beginner lessons for a fun time on the water!  Since 2011 Lake Burley Griffin has been the home of SUPCBR in Canberra. Bringing tourists, water lovers and would-be SUP champions to enjoy the sport during the Canberra SUP season …

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Stand Up Paddle SA

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If you are looking for a great place to SUP in Australia, then be sure to contact Stand Up Paddle SA! Perfect Paddles recommends their great deals on rentals for a fun time on the water!  Welcome to Stand Up Paddle SA Stand Up Paddle SA is South Australia’s premier standup paddleboarding site. Stand Up Paddle SA offers standup paddle …

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Pure Aloha Yoga

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If you are looking for a fantastic place for your first time experiencing a SUP yoga class, then be sure to check out Pure Aloha Yoga! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their beginner classes for a fun and revitalizing time on the water! ALOHA ! & Welcome (e komo mai) to Pure Aloha ! Mahalo nui loa for stopping by …

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Kitewest Watersports and Tours

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If you are looking for a great place to experience a ton of watersports, be sure to check out Kitewest Watersports! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their SUP yoga classes for a fun time on the water!  Whether it’s Kiteboarding, Surfing, Stand Up Paddleboarding, Yoga, SUP Yoga classes, week-long outdoors adventure or Watersports/Yoga retreats in Bali-Indonesia, KiteWest will give you …

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flow mOcean

In by Daniel

If you are ready to begin your SUP yoga journey in Australia, then be sure to check out flow mOcean! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their beginner lessons if you are new to the activity!  flow mOcean offers residents of Sydney and its surrounds a way to reconnect to the reasons we live here in the first place. So often …

SUP Gear Review: Surfco Hawaii Rail-Tape

In Spotlight, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Daniel

Surfco Hawaii has some of the best accessories available in the SUP market. They offer paddlers the chance to acquire high-quality aftermarket fins, ding repair kits, handles, deck-rigging kits, and what we are reviewing today…rail tape. Have you ever seen a used paddleboard? Or do you own one? Are the rails chipped away, torn up, and scarred? Most likely…they are. …

Buddy Deal Spotlight: Amelia Adventures

In Spotlight, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Daniel

Along Florida’s Atlantic coast, there lies a chain of islands called the Sea Islands. One island that belongs to this chain is Amelia Island. Amelia boasts beautiful views, luxurious hotels, sandy beaches, and some of the best paddleboarding spots on the coast. Thomas and Catherine Oliver, owners of Amelia Adventures, recognized the potential the island held for SUP adventures and …

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Noosa Stand Up Paddle

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If you are wondering where to SUP while spending time in Noosa, then look no further than Noosa Stand Up Paddle! Perfect Paddles recommends their guided tours for a fun, extended time on the water! NOOSA’S PREMIER SUP SCHOOL We love what we do and helping other enjoy exploring the water and scenery of Noosa River. We offer: Stand Up …

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Cheyne Horan SUP Board Hire

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Looking for an exceptional place to learn how to SUP while on the Gold Coast of Australia? Then be sure to check out Cheyne Horan SUP! Perfect Paddles recommends a beginner lesson for a complete understanding of SUP before hitting the water! World Champion Surfer Cheyne Horan has developed the SUP lesson. We have 10 levels and all come with …

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Go Vertical SUP

In by Daniel

If you are looking for one of the best places to SUP on the Gold Coast of Australia, then definitely check out Go Vertical SUP! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their awesome tours for a fun time on the water! Go Vertical Stand Up Paddle Boarding Tours, Hire & Lessons See Surfers Paradise the way we do! Go Vertical Stand Up …

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WSUP- Standup Paddleboarding

In by Daniel

If you are looking for a fantastic place on the shores of Melbourne in Australia, be sure to check out WSUP! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their Eco Tours for a fun time finding the wildlife native to the area!  Welcome to WSUP! What exactly is paddleboarding? Stand up paddle-boarding is though to have originated in Polynesia. It became popular …

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Stand Up Paddle HQ- St. Kilda

In by Daniel

Looking for a fantastic spot to paddle while in Melbourne? Be sure to check out Stand Up Paddle HQ in St. Kilda! Perfect Paddles recommends a beginner lesson with one of their highly qualified instructors! Why choose us for your stand up paddleboard lessons or paddleboarding hire in Melbourne? Stand up Paddleboard Melbourne (SUP) has become one of the most …

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WATSSUP Watson’s Bay Paddleboarding

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One of the best places to paddle near Sydney is at WATSSUP! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their SUP Sydney Harbor tour for a brand-new way to see the sights from the water!  About WATSSUP Stand up paddle boarding may have originated in Hawaiian waters, but it has made a home in the heart of Sydney Harbour with WATSSUP- Watsons …

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All Coast Paddleboards Hire

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If you are looking for a great place to rent a couple of boards on the east coast of Australia, consider All Coast your go-to spot! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their great deals with a free instruction included- if you need one! ASI Qualified and Experienced Stand up Paddle Board (SUP) Instructor. Free instructions if required. Because of our …

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Paddle Tekapo

In by Daniel

If you are looking for a personal touch for paddling services in New Zealand, be sure to check out Paddle Tekapo! Perfect Paddles recommend taking a beginner lesson with Pete for a complete understanding of SUP! Hi! My name is Pete Munro and I am an experienced paddling instructor ready to help out. Join me on stunning Lake Tekapo for …

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Groundswell Sports LTD

In by Daniel

Looking for a watersports outfitter that does it all? Then be sure to check out Groundswell Sports located in Christchurch, New Zealand!  Welcome to Groundswell Sports!  Groundswell has been involved with stand-up paddleboards since the very first days of the sport. We are actively out there in the surf , on the flat, we even windsurf them .

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Paddleboard Rotorua

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Looking for a great place to explore while in Rotorua, New Zealand? Then be sure to check out Paddleboard Rotorua! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their Glow Worm tours for a once-in-a-lifetime experience on the water!  PADDLEBOARD ROTORUA Glow Worms Paddle Boarding and Kayaking Paddle Board Rotorua provides amazing glow worm evening tours only 15 minutes drive from Rotorua, New …

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Blue Adventures

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If you are looking for a great place to SUP while in Auckland, New Zealand then be sure to check out Blue Adventures! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their SUP school especially if you are a beginner! AUCKLAND’S PREMIER WATERSPORTS SCHOOL AND SHOP >Blue Adventures is a Worksafe accredited Adventure Activity Operator and the only IKO-affiliated Kite Centre in the Auckland region. >Our team …

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East Coast Paddler

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If you are looking for a great place to paddle with a family-oriented vibe in Tauranga, New Zealand, then be sure to check out East Coast Paddler! Perfect Paddles recommends their classes for a fun way to learn how to SUP! Ignite Your Ocean Spirit We believe everyone has an ocean spirit. Whether its tucked away lying dormant or exercised …

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Mission Bay Watersports

In by Daniel

The next time you are in Mission Bay in New Zealand and want to SUP, be sure to check out Mission Bay Watersports! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their rental deals for a fun time on the water! Stand Up Paddle Board Rentals Mission Bay Watersports is located at one of Auckland’s’ most beautiful sandy beaches – just 10 mins …

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SUP Shed

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Looking for a great place to paddle in New Zealand? Check out SUP Shed! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their fantastic deals on rentals for a fun time on the water! “Orewa Beach is a perfect learner beach for Stand Up Paddle Boarding Rental” Simply the easiest and quickest way to get out on the water today. Find us (in summer …

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Moana Paddle Nelson

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If you are looking for a great place to paddle while spending time on the beautiful island of New Zealand, then be sure to check out Moana Paddle Nelson! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their river paddle excursion for a fun time on the water!  Bridget and Toby Wild have a passion for the outdoors and have been sharing adventures together for 25 …

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Aloha Sea Sports Centre

In by Daniel

If you are looking for a fantastic spot to SUP while in Singapore, contact Aloha Sea Sports Centre for all of your watersports needs! Aloha and Welcome! Windsurfing, Windfoiling, Stand Up Paddling and Laser Sailing, we’ve got it all! We’re a Sea Sports Centre providing equipment rental, storage & courses for those who want to chase the wind and get your adrenaline going on …

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SUP Taiwan

In by Daniel

The next time you find yourself in Taiwan and want to SUP the beautiful waters, be sure to check out SUP Taiwan! Perfect Paddles recommends a beginner lesson or grabbing a couple of rentals to head out there on your own!  Welcome to SUP Taiwan! One of the most popular water sports around the world is Stand Up Paddleboarding. Standing …

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Rhythm Japan

In by Daniel

The next time you are heading to Japan and want to take your fun outside, be sure to check out Rhythm Japan! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their great deals on rental boards!  Get on a SUP BOARD Cruising the region’s lake, rivers and ocean on a stand up paddleboard will give you a unique perspective of this stunning part …

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Priority SUP Rental Bali

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If you are looking for a great place to rent a couple of boards in Bali, then be sure to check out Priority SUP Rental! Perfect Paddles recommends grabbing a couple of performance SUP surfboards to catch the clean waves in Bali! Welcome to Priority SUP Rental Bali! Stand Up Paddling in Bali is growing so fast. Both for flatwater …

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Bali Stand Up Paddle School

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If you plan on a vacation in Bali and want to SUP, be sure to contact Bali Stand Up Paddle School before you go! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their beginner lessons especially if it is your first time! Let’s do it standing up in Bali… The whole world is talking about it! Born in Hawaii is now the world’s …

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Paddleboard Samui SUP

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If you are looking for a fun time on the water in Thailand, be sure to check out Paddleboard Samui SUP! Perfect Paddles recommends their glow paddle nights for an illuminating twist on SUP! A Koh Samui experience you will never forget! Whether you’re interested in eco-tourism, relaxing night tours, or just looking for an alternative night out, you’re sure …

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SUP Station Koh Chang

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The next time you find yourself in Thailand and want to learn how to SUP, be sure to check out SUP Station Koh Chang! Perfect Paddles recommends a rental or a beginner lesson to get onto the water and check out their wonderful location. Welcome to SUP Station Koh Chang! We are a premier paddling outfitter ready to serve all …

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SUP Tao

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If you are looking for a great place to paddleboard while spending time in Thailand, then be sure to check out SUP Tao! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their tours for a fun time seeing the beautiful coast!  Sup Tao offers you the chance to Paddleboard and explores the beautiful tropical waters of the little island of Koh Tao in …

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Skyla’s Surf and SUP Club

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If you are looking for a great place to learn how to SUP or surf or both, then be sure to check out Skyla’s Surf and SUP Club! Perfect Paddles recommends a beginner lesson in the waves for a fun time catching some speed! Our club is the first of its kind in Phuket offering both Surfing & SUP has …

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SUP Station Thailand

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Wondering where to SUP in the heart of Thailand? Look no further than SUP Station Thailand! Perfect Paddles recommends a beginner lesson for a fun time on the water!  SUP Station Thailand We’re distributor and a One Stop Services for the sport od SUP with the following services: – SUP Board and Equipment sales from market leading brands. – SUP …

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Greenwater SUP Tours

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Looking for a great place to SUP while spending time in Costa Rica? Then be sure to check out Greenwater SUP Tours! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their tours around the ocean and bays of the area for a fun time on the water! Here on Costa Rica’s Southern Caribbean coast we are truly blessed. Living by the sea we …

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Freedom Riding

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One of the best places to learn how to SUP in Costa Rica is at Freedom Riding. Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their beginner lessons for an expert overview on how to SUP! Costa Rica´s Premier SUP Company Freedom Riding SUP Costa Rica was formed by Andy Seidensticker and his Costa Rican wife Edith. They started doing SUP lessons and …

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Costa Rica Surf and SUP

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If you are wondering where you can learn to surf and SUP while in Costa Rica, then be sure to check out Costa Rica Surf and SUP! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their beginner lessons in the waves for a fun time in the water!  Hi, I’m Audrey… … and I will be glad to be your Surf instructor and …

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Costa Rica SUP and Yoga

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If you are looking for a great place to spend time practicing yoga on the water, then look no further than Costa Rica SUP and Yoga! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their yoga classes for a fun and revitalizing time on the water. Welcome to Costa Rica SUP and Yoga! India is the founder of Costa Rica Sup and Yoga. …

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Nosara Paddle Surf

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If you are looking for a great place to SUP while spending time in Nosara, Costa Rica, then be sure to check out Nosara Paddle Surf! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their SUP surfing lessons for a fantastic time catching waves in the ocean! Progressive SUP Surf Coaching Small groups, focused attention and individualized instruction. Nosara Paddlesurf’s all-inclusive SUP Surf …

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Nicoya Surf and SUP

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If you’re looking for a fantastic place to SUP while spending time in Costa Rica, then be sure to check out Nicoya Surf and SUP! Perfect Paddles recommends their SUP surf lessons for a chance to get into some fun waves!  Welcome to Nicoya Surf and SUP! We offer the best learn to surf lessons for beginners and advice intermediate …

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Quiet Waters Paddling Adventures

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The next time you find yourself wandering through New Mexico and want to SUP, be sure to check out Quiet Wates Paddling Adventures! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their fantastic deals on rentals for a fun and private time on the water!  Quiet Waters Paddling Adventures’ kayak, canoe, stand up paddleboard, and raft tours of the Middle Rio Grande have …

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Riverbound Sports Paddle Company

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Located in Tempe, AZ, Riverbound Sports Paddle Company is a great place to spend time on the water in Arizona! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their fitness classes for a fun way to exercise on the water! Experience Stand Up Paddleboarding and Kayaking in Arizona Grab a paddleboard or kayak rental and experience the ultimate outdoor activity year-round. Explore Arizona …

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No Snow Standup Paddleboarding

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One of the best places to SUP in Arizona is at No Snow SUP! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their extensive showroom if you are in the market for a new board! Arizona Stand Up Paddleboard Rentals and Sales Browse our store, we have over 50 boards in stock for sale.  Can’t get to the store?  We can consult over …

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Go Paddle AZ

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Wondering where to SUP the next time you find yourself near Phoenix, AZ? Then be sure to check out Go Paddle AZ! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their SUP Yoga classes for a fun and revitalizing time on the water. Go Paddle AZ has Stand Up Paddleboards and Kayak Rentals available to the public at Pleasant Harbor Marina, Lake Pleasant. …

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Paddle Barbados

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If you are looking for a great place to SUP while spending time in beautiful Barbados, look no further than Paddle Barbados! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their tours for an eventful time on their clear, blue waters! Welcome to Paddle Barbados!  Paddle Barbados is the one-stop-shop for everything SUP in Barbados, offering the island’s best SUP lessons & tours, …

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Livin’ Salty

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A SUP Excursion! Take an extended tour through the beautiful west coast Florida waters. Signature Service: Tours Environment: Bay/Beach Best Time to Visit: The winter months to avoid excessive heat- October to March. Pro-Tip: visit at the end of the season to avoid large crowds! Instead of December, a visit in September/October or March is the best time to …

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Stand Up Surf Shop

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If you are looking for a great place to SUP while spending time in North Fremantle, Australia, then be sure to check out Stand Up Surf Shop! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their large selection of boards for sale if you are in the market for a new purchase! Our promise is to get the perfect board for you. Stand …

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Midcoast Kayak

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If you are looking for a great place to paddling while spending time in Newcastle, Maine, then be sure to look up Midcoast Kayak! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their abundance of tours for a lot of options to choose from!  Midcoast Kayak offers a variety of kayak, paddleboard, and canoe rentals as well as tours and lessons in the Midcoast Maine …

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Tidal Transit

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Looking for a great place to grab a couple of rental boards and go? Then look no further than Tidal Transit located in Boothbay Harbor, Maine! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their exceptional rental deals for a fun time on the water!  In a state known for the richness of its coastline, the Boothbay Region stands out as one of …

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World Within Kayak Rentals

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If you are scouting around for a place to rent some paddleboards in Wells, Maine, then be sure to contact World Within Kayak Rentals! Perfect Paddles recommends spending time on their glorious rental location water for a total immersion into nature’s beauty.  Welcome to World Within Kayak Rentals! World Within offers kayak and SUP (Stand Up Paddleboard) rentals for beginners …

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Blue Otter Outfitters

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The next time you are planning a visit to the San Juan Islands and want to SUP, be sure to check out Blue Otter Outfitters! Perfect Paddles recommends grabbing a couple of their rental boards for a fun afternoon on the water!  Sea Kayak Rentals, Stand Up Paddleboard Rentals, and Recreational Kayak Rentals in the San Juan Islands! Do you …

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Sea Spray Kayak and Paddleboarding

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If you are in the neighborhood of Brunswick, Maine, and want to SUP then look no further than Sea Spray Kayak and Paddleboarding. Perfect Paddles recommends taking advantage of their great deals on some rentals for a fun, private time on the water! Welcome to Sea Spray Kayak and Paddleboarding!  Whether you’re a seasoned kayaker who wants a challenge, or …

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Sebago Trails Paddling Company

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If you are looking for a great place with paddling options in Raymond, Maine, then be sure to stop by Sebago Trails Paddling Company. Perfect Paddles recommends asking them about their lake tours! WHY SEBAGO TRAILS? MAINE KAYAK, PADDLEBOARD, AND CANOE RENTALS MADE EASY! Sebago Trails Paddling Co. offers a wide variety of kayaks, paddleboards, and canoes for rental and …

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Acadia SUP

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If you are looking for a great place to SUP while spending time in Bar Harbor, Maine, then look no further than Acadia SUP! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their Lake Trip to Acadia National Park for amazing scenery and a fun time on the water!  The beautiful lakes and bays in and around Acadia National Park await you! As …

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Portland Paddle

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Located in Portland, Maine, Portland Paddle is an exciting outfitter offering various ways to get on the water! Perfect Paddles recommends speaking to them about their tours for an immersive trip in nature! Welcome to Portland Paddle! We are a dedicated team of nature enthusiasts looking to connect people back to the natural world through the use of SUP!

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Central Maine SUP

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Located in West Gardiner, Maine, Central Maine SUP is the perfect place to SUP if you are spending time in the beautiful area. Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their lessons and rental deals for a fun time exploring the water on a SUP! Let our professional and experienced staff assist in your paddleboard rental needs. Based in the Belgrade Lakes …

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Paddle Maine

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Located in beautiful Maine, Paddle Maine is a great place to learn, play, and have fun on a SUP! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their guided tours for an exciting time on the water! Welcome to Seaspray Kayaking’s new location! We have been teaching, guiding, and outfitting paddlers for over 25 years on the Coast of Maine! As an outfitter, …

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Sand Harbor Rentals

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Grab a SUP rental and explore the lake! Closest City: Carson City Signature Service: Rentals Environment: Lake Tahoe Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit Lake Tahoe are from March to May and from September to November, but the area welcomes visitors throughout the year thanks to the wide variety of attractions and activities. (travel.usnews.com) Distance from Airport: 2 hour 48-minute drive …

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Las Vegas SUP and Kayak Club

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Wondering where to SUP while you are visiting the Las Vegas strip? Then look no further than Las Vegas Kayak and SUP Club! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their fun tours to the Hoover Dam or Emerald Caves! Who We Are Whether you are an experienced paddle sports enthusiast or just curious about how much fun you can have on …

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5280 Paddlesports

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Located on the outskirts of Denver, 5280 Paddlesports is a great place to have fun on the water! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their River SUP instruction if you want to take your skills to the river! Welcome to 5280 Paddlesports! About Us:  We provide Professional Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) Lessons, Rentals, Events, and Sales year-round in the Denver Metropolitan Area. …

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Altitude Paddlesports

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Welcome to Altitude Paddlesports! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their rental deals for a fun and private time on the water! Denver’s original SUP store Established by John and Nancy Bridenbaugh in 2012 on Main Street in historic downtown Littleton, Altitude Paddleboards was the first SUP-dedicated retailer to open in Colorado. JB and Nancy sold the business to Willi and …

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Colorado SUP Sports

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Welcome to Colorado SUP Sports! A great place to paddle near Denver! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their SUP Glo night paddles for a fun nighttime activity with friends and family! OUR MISSION Owners, Chris and West fell in love with SUP years ago to enjoy rivers at low flow. SUP on moving water is a great challenge! They started …

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Surf SUP Colorado

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Located in beautiful Denver, SurfSUP Colorado is a great place to explore the water spaces in the area! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their SUP Adventures for a fun twist on time on a SUP! Aloha! Welcome to Surf’SUP Colorado! Colorado is a great place for Stand Up Paddleboarding. And Surf’SUP Colorado is a great place to go for all your SUP …

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Denver Outdoor Adventure Company

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Located in the mile-high city, Denver Outdoor Adventure Company is a great place to SUP in Colorado! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their combo options of paddling and hiking for a fun afternoon spent outside! Welcome to Denver Outdoor Adventure Company! We specialize in hiking, paddling, and exploring the beautiful terrain found in Colorado!

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Rocky Mountain Paddleboard

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Located in beautiful Boulder, Colorado, Rocky Mountain Paddleboard is a great place to learn how to SUP! Perfect Paddles recommends a River Clinic to sharpen your skills on some moving water! Who We Are Rocky Mountain Paddleboard is an independently owned and Colorado-based company dedicated to the sport, lifestyle, and community of stand up paddleboarding. Our goal is to unite this …

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Amelia Adventures

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A fully customizable tour with the excellent instructors at Amelia Adventures! Spend time on the close Cumberland Island or other nearby stopping points to take it all in!  Closest City: Jacksonville Signature Service: Tours Environment: Bay/Ocean Best Time to Visit: The winter months to avoid excessive heat- October to March. Pro-Tip: visit at the end of the season to avoid …

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Whitewater Tubing and Recreation

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Located in beautiful Boulder, Colorado, Whitewater Tubing and Recreation is a great place for an adventure in the area! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their rental deals for a way to grab a couple of boards and head to your location of choice! Whitewater Tubing & Recreation You can find all sorts of watersports equipment rentals at our store including …

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Adrift Tahoe

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Welcome to Adrift Tahoe! A premier shop for SUP in the area! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their rental deals for a fun and convenient way of getting onto the water! TAHOE’S ORIGINAL SURF SHOP Adrift specializes in stand up paddle sales and rentals, kayak, and canoe rentals, and we offer an array of gear, beachwear, and sundries. You’ll find …

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SUP Tahoe

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Located on beautiful Lake Tahoe, SUP Tahoe is your go-to spot for paddling on the lake! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their rental packages for the best way to see the natural beauty of Lake Tahoe! SUP Tahoe was founded in 2012 by Jessica and Brandon Miller on a mission to get visitors and locals alike out on the water. …

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Green Adventure Sports

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With multiple locations peppered around Utah’s beautiful lakes, Green Adventure Sports is a premier company for high-quality SUP gear to rent! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their deals on renting a couple of boards for a fun afternoon! Welcome to Green Adventure Sports! We are a family owned company who rent the best kayaks, canoes, and stand up paddleboards made …

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SUP Utah Rentals

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Located in Midway, UT, SUP Utah Rentals is a great place to paddle in the area! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their rental deals for a great price on an even better time! Enjoy a Little Time on the Water We now have Utah’s largest selection, with over 150 paddleboards, kayaks, canoes, swim mats, & trailers in our fleet for …

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JJ’s Paddleboards

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Welcome to JJ’ Paddleboards! Your premier spot for renting boards near Salt Lake City! Perfect Paddles recommends grabbing up a couple of boards and taking them onto the water for a fun afternoon under the sun! Get out on the lake and create memorable experiences this summer! JJ’s Rentals provides high-quality, inflatable stand-up paddleboards. Inflatable gear means easy transport – no need for …

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Park City SUP

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Located close to beautiful Salt Lake City, UT, Park City SUP is a great place to paddle in the area! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their tours for a fun time on the water! Park City SUP has been bringing the surf vibe to Park City since 2010! We are an award-winning outdoor adventure company that specializes in standup paddle …

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Fun Unlimited

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Welcome to Fun Unlimited! If you are wondering where to SUP while spending time in either Spokane, WA, or Post Falls, ID, then look no further than here. Perfect Paddles recommends a rental in Spokane to spend a fun afternoon on the water! Rediscover summer fun with Fun Unlimited! We have the most affordable and highest quality rentals in Post Falls, …

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Hood River SUP and Kayak

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Located in the big and beautiful Hood River, Hood River SUP and Kayak is a premier place to learn how to SUP in the area! Perfect Paddles recommends taking a river excursion for an extended time exploring the water. Welcome to Hood River SUP & Kayak! Hood River SUP and Kayak is a locally owned and operated rental shop and …

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Rainbow River Kayak Adventures

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A SUP Tour! See the beautiful clear waters that make up the environment in Dunnellon, FL. Signature Service: Tours Environment: River Best Time to Visit: The winter months to avoid excessive heat- October to March. Pro-Tip: visit at the end of the season to avoid large crowds! Instead of December, a visit in September/October or March is the best …

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Crystal River Paddleboards

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: SUP Tours! Take a trip through the wonderful back bays of southwest Florida. Signature Service: Tours Environment:  Bay/Beach Best Time to Visit: The winter months to avoid excessive heat- October to March. Pro-Tip: visit at the end of the season to avoid large crowds! Instead of December, a visit in September/October or March is the best time to go …

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Shoot the Hooch

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If you are wondering where to SUP while spending time in Roswell, Georgia, then be sure to check out Shoot the Hooch! Perfect Paddles recommends a tour on the river for a fun time on the water! Stand up paddleboarding (SUP) is a great way to enjoy the gentle current of the Chattahoochee River. Open to all experience levels, SUP …

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River Dog Co.

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Located in Rome, Georgia, River Dog Co. is a full-time outfitter and shop with a twist! Perfect Paddles recommends enjoying time on the water before heading to their beer garden for some after-activity celebration. River Dog Outpost & River Dog Paddle Co is Rome’s only SUP shop, beer garden, and dog-friendly riverside establishment where you can enjoy Stand Up Paddleboarding, …

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River Runner Outdoor Center

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Located in Columbia, South Carolina, River Runner Outdoor Center is a premier shop and outfitter in the area for a variety of watersports equipment. Perfect Paddles recommends a guided trip down their nearby launch spot in the scenic Saluda Shoals Park. Welcome to the River Runner Outdoor Center!  We are a retail paddle-sports store selling canoes, kayaks and paddleboards. Rental …

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Charleston SUP Safaris

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One of the best places to paddle while spending time in Charleston is at Charleston SUP Safaris. Perfect Paddles recommends one of their dolphin excursions for a fun and exciting time on the water. Charleston SUP Safaris has been voted the best stand-up paddle company in Charleston for three years running and has been internationally recognized as a leader in …

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Cape Fear Adventures

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Located in Lillington, North Carolina, Cape Fear Adventures is a great place to enjoy the water for an afternoon. Perfect Paddles recommends grabbing a couple of rental boards for a fun time on the river! Welcome to Cape Fear River Adventures! Our only goal is to share our passion for paddling and the outdoors with our community and visitors; period! …

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Main Stream Canoes and Kayaks

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Whitewater river paddling! If you want to take your SUP skills to the exciting environment of river paddling, the Main Stream is the place to go!  Closest City: Hartford, CT Signature Service: Tours/Whitewater River Paddling Environment: River Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit Hartford is during the summer months when the temperature is warm and the …

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Black Hall Outfitters

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: SUP Socials! Black Hall has a great addition to SUP by having open concerts, hangouts, and more after a paddling session on their rivers.   Closest City: New York Signature Service: Tours Environment: Ocean/River Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit the New York area are during the summer months when the temperature is warm and the water is …

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River Sports Outfitters

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Located in Knoxville, Tennessee, River Sports Outfitters is a premier shop for a ton of fun activities on or near the water! Perfect Paddles recommends grabbing a couple of rental boards for a fun, private time on the water with family or friends. Welcome to River Sports Outfitters! Knoxville’s destination for hikers, backpackers, paddlers, cyclists and climbers looking for gear, …

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Riverside Outfitters

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Located in Richmond, Virginia, Riverside Outfitters is the perfect place to experience all types of paddling sports! Perfect Paddles recommends a guided tour on the river for a fun, new environment to enjoy SUP! For the past 14 years, the Riverside Outfitters mission has been, “to significantly and responsibly increase recreational use of Richmond’s natural landscape by providing best-in-class outdoor experiences and inspiring …

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Penguin Paddling

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Located on the Occoquan River in Virginia, Penguin Paddling is a fun, family-oriented outfitter for all types of paddling in the area! Perfect Paddles recommends a river tour to see the historic site of Occoquan while at the same time having fun on the water! Penguin Paddling is the brainchild of a devoted outdoorsman and kayaker who wants to share his love …

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Northeast Whitewater

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Located in the northern state of Maine, Northeast Whitewater is a great place to SUP on a river! Perfect Paddles recommends a whitewater adventure with one of their highly qualified instructors. Two Mainer’s each with unique experiences and individual interests with the common goal to share with our guests, what we love about Maine. The unspoiled wilderness of the Maine …

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SUP St. John

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Located on the beautiful island of St. John in the Virgin Islands, SUP St. John is one of the best places to go for a fun-filled adventure on the water! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out a Night Paddle tour for a unique twist on SUP with LED lighting! SUP St. John, Cruz Bay, St. John, USVI We give paddleboard lessons …

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SUP in Sivota

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Located in beautiful Greece, SUP in Sivota is your go-to spot for enjoying the crystal clear waters surrounding the coast. Perfect Paddles recommends taking a tour to experience the area as well as snorkel through the waters to see amazing wildlife. The location We offer kit rental from our center on Mega Drafi beach. It is in a unique bay …

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Stand Up Panama

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Buddy Deal: 10% off services Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A SUP Surf day outside of Panama City. The fun team at Stand Up Panama will guide you to some of the best breaks on the coast and spend the day catching them with you! Closest City: Panama City Signature Service: SUP Surf Tour Environment: Marina/Bay/Ocean Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit Los Angeles are from …

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SUP Tour Vietnam

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Located in the city of Hanoi in Vietnam, SUP Tour Vietnam is your go-to spot for SUP and kayak adventures in the country. Perfect Paddles recommends taking an extended tour to see the beautiful country from the water! SUP Vietnam with us! Our SUP & kayak tours are unforgettable See the secret, untouched side of Vietnam from a unique perspective …

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Our Story Perfect Paddles was first conceived in 2010 as a one-stop, online destination for all things SUP related and specifically as an aid to help modern, seafaring, stand up paddle boarders find the best spots, with the best gear, offered by the most experienced paddle Pros with ease. Perfect Paddles was able to grow alongside the sport naturally and …

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Paddle Up Slovenia

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We are happy to share, show and help you explore Slovenia in a unique way! There are so many ways to explore a new country and SUP is a unique way to do it! Water perspective is magical, different and so much fun! And there is no better way to do it as with a local 🙂 If you love …

4 Shops to Consider for SUP Surfing in the Seattle Area

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

4 Shops to Consider for SUP Surfing in the Seattle Area The great Pacific Northwest is home to some of the most stunning scenery available in the continental United States. The glowing green and crystal-clear waters shimmer across a rugged landscape of trees and mountains. What everyone notices their first time visiting the shores are its wonderful pine smells and …

5 Shops for SUP Surfing in the San Francisco Area

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

5 Shops for SUP Surfing in the San Francisco Area San Francisco is one of the most visited cities in the United States. Every year, around 20 million people visit the splendid shores to see the sights, visit the plentiful restaurants and see the beautiful beaches. But along with the beaches come opportunities to spend time on the water, standing …

6 Shops in the New York and New Jersey Area for Social Paddles

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

6 Shops in the New York and New Jersey Area for Social Paddles Social Paddles are a growing faction of the SUP community where members are encouraged to come together, meet new people, and make new friends. During these times, beginners are encouraged to join as seasoned members provide them with lessons, and a complete understanding of how to successfully …

5 Outfitters in the Miami Area for Fun Social Paddles

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

5 Outfitters in the Miami Area for Fun Social Paddles The beautiful beaches of Miami and the surrounding Florida area offers visitors a taste of the Caribbean life without having to leave the United States. Because of this, visitors flock to the shores to enjoy the ocean, sun, and laid-back scene of beach living. Often, people travel with groups of …

5 Great Shops in the Washington D.C. and Maryland Areas for Renting a SUP

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

5 Great Shops in the Washington D.C. and Maryland Areas for Renting a SUP Moving farther down the east coast, we land in the Delmarva area where shops have been popping up over the last few years to provide outdoorsman and woman with the opportunity to experience their unique waterways on a SUP. In the D.C. portion of the state, …

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Sarasota Paddleboard Company

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Buddy Deal: 10% off all services  Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Paddle through the mangroves for a true Floridian experience  Closest City: Tampa Signature Service: Tours Environment: Ocean/Bay Best Time to Visit: The winter months to avoid excessive heat- October to March. Pro-Tip: visit at the end of the season to avoid large crowds! Instead of December, a visit in September/October or March is the …

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Riverbound Sports

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Perfect Paddles Recommendations: In store pickup rentals and go explore the surrounding area (see suggestions below) – lessons, and SUP fitness programs as well!   WHO IS RIVERBOUND SPORTS? A small family owned business of paddlers and one of the first Certified Autism Centers offering paddling experiences in Arizona. Earning TripAdvisor service of excellence three years running. Nominated SUP Shop …

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Seacoast Paddleboard Club

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Founded in 2015, Seacoast Paddleboard Club has quickly become one of the most successful paddleboard clubs in the United States. We attribute this success to attracting members who embrace our mission to get out on the water, have fun, and give back when they can. While encouraging paddlers of every skill level to get and have a great time, caring …

8 SUP Yoga & Fitness Classes in the New York City Area

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

8 SUP Yoga and Fitness Classes in the New York City Area New York, New York! What a wonderful city. Famous for its imposing skyline, crowded streets and undeniable energy. The lights never turn off in the city that never sleeps. Opportunity rushes through the paved roads like cab drivers rushing you to your destination. There’s a reason why it …

6 SUP Yoga & Fitness Classes in the Washington D.C. & Maryland Area

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

6 Great SUP Yoga and Fitness Classes in the Washington D.C. Area Exercise is an important part of maintaining a healthy body and active lifestyle. The benefits of getting regular exercise are tremendous. They include reducing the risk of heart attack, lose weight, lower cholesterol, help slow the aging process, boost your metabolism, mood elevator, and the list can go …

6 SUP Yoga & Fitness Classes to Check Out in Seattle

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

6 SUP Yoga and Fitness Classes to Check Out in the Seattle Area The great Pacific Northwest. The beautiful outdoors. The undeniable magnificence in the thousand shades of green and fresh pine scent. Clear water and grey jutting rocks. Mountains and valleys. Flowers and never-ending hiking trails. The area surrounding Seattle is full of amazing scenery and fresh-water sanctuaries prime …

5 SUP Yoga & Fitness Classes in the San Diego Area

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

SUP Yoga and Fitness Classes to Try in the San Diego Area In the beautiful city streets and warm beaches surrounding San Diego and its accompanying areas, there are countless ways for tourists, vacationers, and adventurers to spend an afternoon outside with friends and family. The popularity of the city has exploded due to its warmer, seasonal weather year-round, and …

5 Great Places to Rent a SUP around San Diego

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

Paddleboarding on the west coast of the United States is an activity quite unlike any other. This is partly due to the activity of SUP and partly due to the environment you find yourself in when visiting California and other spots along the coast. The golden sun, the tall palm trees, and wide-open beaches make for as aesthetically pleasing morning …

4 Spots for River Paddling in the Pacific Northwest

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

Stand up paddling has been, and will continue to be, widely enjoyed on our oceans and bays by millions of people every year. The scene and sounds of these bodies of water produce a feeling on contentment and excitement for visitors and residents alike. However, as more people began to invest time into stand-up paddling, adventurers around the globe sought …

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SUP Kentucky

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Buddy Deal: 10% off services Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Red River Gorge Underground Cavern Tour! Take a once-in-a-lifetime trip through the caverns of Kentucky where the temperature remains the same throughout the entire year!  Closest City: Rogers Signature Service: Tours Environment: Rivers/Lakes Best Time to Visit: Spring and fall are the most pleasant times to visit weather-wise. April and May enjoy temperatures …

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Paddle On Of Williamsburg

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Buddy Deal: 10% off services Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A social SUP sunset paddle! Enjoy an fun evening with friends watching a beautiful sunset from the water.  Closest City: Williamsburg Signature Service: SUP Fitness and Yoga Environment: River Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit Williamsburg for SUP and tourism is during the summer months from May to August when the …

SUP Pups

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Adventure Mystic

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: SUP Fitness! Enjoy a SUP Yoga class or Workout on the water for a fun way to expand your exercise routine.  Closest City: Providence, RI Signature Service: Social Paddles Environment: River/Lake/Ocean/Beach Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit Rhode Island is during the summer months when the temperature is warm and the water is nice! Distance from Airport: …

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Jersey Paddle Boards

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A Full Moon Paddle! If you ever wanted to try SUP underneath the stars and the moon, then a great place to give it a shot is at Jersey Paddleboards!  Closest City: New York City Signature Service: Paddle Fitness Environment: Lake Best Time to Visit: Fall and spring are the best times in New York. From April to June and September …

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Moxie Unleashed SUP and Fitness

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Buddy Deal:10% off services | 5% off services for longer tours Perfect Paddles Recommendation: SUP and Travel! Moxie Unleashed hosts a wonderful SUP travel tour to Croatia every year that combines healthy living, sailing on a yacht, and SUP! Closest City: London Signature Service: SUP Fitness/Rentals/Lessons Environment: River/Ocean Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit London is March through May when the …

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SUP Safari Slovenia

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Slovenia SUP Safari – SUP experience you won’t forget Always wanted to explore the beautiful nature and emerald waters of Slovenia? Does lake Bled, Slovenian Adriatic sea, alpine lake Bohinj and the old town of Ljubljana make your SUP mind wander? In coop with Paddle Up Slovenia we offer a 5 day SUP Safari through the country and paddle at …

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Portugal Sup, Surf and Active Beach Week

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Feel like spending some time in the South of Portugal to go out for some paddle boarding tours on the rivers, ocean, take a surf lesson, ride a bike through the beautiful nature and spot some dolphins? We offer all this in just one week! In coop with Algarve Sportland in Luz, west Algarve we offer an active beach week …

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Thailand SUP islands experience

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A week filled with paddling the most beautiful blue waters. Paddling to the surrounding islands such as Koh Laoya, Koh Wai Koh Mak where we’ll also spend some nights. Sounds like a dream? It isn’t! We’re busy organizing it for you! Porgram Koh Chang and island SUP experience: Day 1 Arrival – Klong Plu waterfalls – SUP canal & sunset …

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Sognefjord Expedition

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SUP Norway As those that have shared adventures with SUP Norway know. There is so much more to our expeditions than we can display on a web page. This is our passion. We love to surprise you with the unexpected and curious along the way. From local Norwegian delicacies to secret spots and spontaneous activities, we love challenging preconceptions and …

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Lake Powell Trip

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Join us for the perfect blend of adventure paddling and luxury aboard Lake Powell’s newest deluxe houseboat. 5 days and 4 nights of exploration, relaxation, Docent Brewing craft beer and cuisine! Lake Powell boasts over 200 miles of waterway. On our excursion we will be setting our sights on the Southern half of this paddler’s paradise!​ ITINERARY-​ Day 1 Load …

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Plastic Patrol – Paddle Boarding Clean Up

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Want to try paddle boarding and do your bit to tackle plastic pollution? Join us on Plastic Patrol with SUP @ Islington on Sunday 28th June for an epic session of paddle boarding and litter picking. SUP @ Islington, an official Plastic Patrol delivery partner, will show you paddling basics and provide a safety briefing before accessing the water. No …

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2020 Summer Solstice Paddle

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It’s the Longest Day of the Year ☀️ Join Us for 2020 Summer Solstice Paddle CLICK “Going” on Event Page Call Us to Confirm or to Reserve a Rental Vessel 8602456086 On Saturday Evening: 7:00 – 7:40pm Check In 7:45pm Safety Meeting 8:00pm Launch Return by 9:30pm We will launch at 8pm and return by 930pm Kayak & SUP Rentals …

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SUP Fest 2020

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Is all about SUP, family, friends, camping, live music, adventure presentations and of course SUP races games and competitions.. The event has run for the last 5 years and takes place every May in the English Lake District. The key focus of the event is making SUP accessible to everyone. Meeting new people, making new friends and relaxing in a …

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Lake District Paddle Boarding

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Founded by John Wilson with inspiration from Simon Palmer in the spring of 2014 after their first SUP board meeting during an epic paddle board adventure from the centre of the Lake District to the Irish Sea. Lake District Paddle Boarding was born and SUP arrived in the Lake District. We now have dedicated team of friendly, welcoming and fully qualified SUP instructors, so if it’s your first time and you want to be in safe …

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6 Wildlife Tours in the San Diego Area

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

One of the best ways to enjoy the beautiful Southern California coast is by standing on a paddle board and immersing yourself in the natural environment. The abundant coastline filled with coves, rocky cliffs, and inlets provides the perfect breeding ground for all types of wildlife to grow and proliferate. By paddling into these environments, participants can fully see the …

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8 Wildlife Tours in the Miami Area

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

Miami and the surrounding areas in Florida welcome visitors and vacationers with pristine beaches, clear-blue water, and plenty of sunshine to soak into their skin as they enjoy the outdoors and everything it has to offer. Which is why the shores of Florida attract numerous visitors on a yearly basis, each with their own idea of how to spend time …

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5 Paddle Board Wildlife Tours in the Washingon D.C. / Maryland Area

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

The world, and the many places within it, offers people a fascinating array of biological diversity for anyone willing to explore and discover it. By understanding the region-specific wildlife in an area you may find yourself traveling in, you will create a deeper connection in yourself to the local environment and those animals and people residing within it. SUP offers …

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Intro into SUP Gear: Paddle Boards

In General, SUP Gear Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

The sport of standup paddle boarding can best be described as diverse. Despite consisting of the same main ingredients- board, paddle, PFD and water- the environment and the actions taken on the board can be vastly different. You may discover your love for the sport in the ocean, feeling the rush of freedom as you glide down the face of …

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Intro Into SUP Gear: Other

In General, SUP Gear Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

SUP Gear Continued Paddle boarding offers enthusiasts a long list of great gear to choose from when they enter the sport. Often, the main piece of inquiry and research is on the board. Depending on what they are looking to do in the sport will determine what type, size, and price of board they should be buying. But beyond that, …

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Additional Ways To Have Fun On A SUP

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

Standup paddle boarding can take a paddler on numerous adventures, through various bodies of water, and even in far-off countries. It can take you down the face of a screaming wave as you maneuver in and out of waves on a hot summer day. It can take you over white-water river paddling where you will inject adrenaline into your veins …

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Beginner Activities On A SUP

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

In order to try something new, we must first have the courage it takes to be a novice and all that comes along with it. This may entail feelings of uncertainty, failures in the early stages, and overwhelming frustrations. We may find ourselves not wanting to continue with the activity, instead looking towards the horizon, landing on the next venture …

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Top 8 Wildlife Tours in the Seattle Area

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

The Pacific Northwest holds a sense of awe for most travelers who make their way to its shores. The tremendous amounts of green often envelope vacationers in a wonderful sense of peace as they make their way through the burgeoning forests and clear waters. Such experiences can leave a lasting impression on anyone lucky enough to have them. But what …

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Top 6 Wildlife Tours in the Boston Area

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

Boston is a city steeped in historical significance for the United States. Walking the streets is a constant reminder that the town is one of the earliest settlements for the newcomers to the shores of what would be the earliest colonies. Everywhere one looks, they will constantly see reminders in the cobblestone streets, the wonderful buildings, the plaques of important …

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Top 8 Wildlife Tours in the San Francisco Area

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

San Francisco is famous for its steep, winding streets, bountiful food markets, interesting architecture, and of the Golden Gate Bridge. But it should also be known for its tremendous treasure trove of outdoor activities and exciting biodiversity of its wildlife found along its shores. Over the course of the last few years, residents of San Francisco along with visitors, have …

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Top 8 Wildlife Tours in the Austin Area

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

Over the last few years Austin, sitting in the heart of Texas, has exploded into a space for young and old to become more active and enjoy the outdoors. This means more companies are currently being created in order to accommodate this growing thirst for time outside. Hiking, biking, kayaking, and paddle boarding have all become a staple activity for …

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Social Events On A SUP

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

Introduction As the sport of standup paddle boarding continues to grow, outdoor enthusiasts around the globe are beginning to take notice of the unique opportunity SUP offers those looking to spend more time in nature. The sight of a person standing on a board as they float atop the water usually bathes potential enthusiasts in enough curiosity to search out …

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How to build a wooden Paddle Board

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How to build a wooden paddle board In this series of videos, You’ll be taken you through the entire process of building a Wooden SUP using a kit from http://www.DIYsurfboardkits.com.au In this first video, I show you how to assemble the frame kit using minimal tools that almost any DIYer would have.

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10 Wildlife Tours in the New York Area

In General, SUP Activity Recommendations, SUP Location Recommendations by Perfect Paddles

New York and the surrounding areas provide outdoor enthusiasts with exciting opportunities to paddle in the natural world as well as around the magnificent landscape of New York City. Within these two vastly different environments, the wild landscapes and everything that lives in it, creeps out of the unnatural to greet paddlers on Wildlife Tours throughout these busy east coast …

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Kostal Paddle

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: SUP Surf lessons! If you are looking for the perfect place to extend your skills to the ocean, then Kostal Paddle is the place to go!  Closest City: New York City Signature Service: SUP Surf Environment: Bay/Ocean Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit New York are during the summer months when the temperature is warm and …

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Stony Brook Harbor Kayak & Paddleboard Rentals

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: SUP Yoga or a Workout! Take your practice or workout to the water with the team at Stony Brook.  Closest City: New York City Signature Service: SUP Fitness Environment: Bay Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit New York are during the summer months when the temperature is warm and the water is nice! Distance from Airport: A …

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JK Kayak & SUP

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: SUP Yoga! Take an afternoon off and spend it enhancing your practice on the water.  Closest City: Cold Spring Harbor Signature Service: Tours Environment: Marina/River Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit New York are during the summer months when the temperature is warm and the water is nice! Distance from Airport: 41-minute drive from the JFK International …

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Sandy Hook Kayaks

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: For a fun alternative, grab an inflatable island rental for a relaxing time on a floating platform! Signature Service: Rentals/SUP Yoga Environment: Bay Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit the Jersey Shore is during the spring and summer months (April-September) to ensure that you have nice weather under the sun! Distance from Airport: 1 hour …

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Flatwater Paddle Co

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: SUP Yoga! Take an afternoon off and spend it enhancing your practice on the water.  Closest City: Ringwood, NJ Signature Service: SUP Yoga Environment: Lake/River Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit New Jersey are during the summer months when the temperature is warm and the water is nice! Distance from Airport: 1 hour 15-minute drive from …

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Resilience Paddle Sports

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A Statue of Liberty Tour! See one of New York’s most famous landmarks from the water!  Closest City: New York City Signature Service: Tours of the City Environment: River/Bay Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit New York are during the summer months when the temperature is warm and the water is nice! Distance from Airport: 37-minute …

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4 Ideal Places to Paddleboard in NYC

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From our friends at www.paddlersway.com NYC is known for many things. As the city that never sleeps, you’ll find world-class tourism, bumping nightlife, and high-end everything here. Surprisingly, you’ll also find a few amazing places to paddleboard in NYC. NYC isn’t known for nature, but the city can hold it’s own in certain ways. If you need a break from …

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Makai Paddle Surf

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Welcome to Makai Paddle Surf! Located in Ontario, this outfitter is your go-to spot for everything SUP in the area! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their PaddleFit class for a fun way to get some exercise on the water! Our Mission We are PROUD to be Ambassadors for the sport of Stand Up Paddling here in Ontario. In short, we …

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Wild SUP Tours

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If you’re looking for the best paddling spots on the west coast of Ireland, Perfect Paddles recommends Wild SUP Tours. The best place to experience a multi-day excursion paddling, camping and discovering the Irish coast! We are explorers and adventures. We are stand up paddle boarders. Let us take you on an adventure! Each tour is tailor-made and custom-designed for …

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Malik Adventures

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Looking to SUP in the beautiful country of Croatia? Look no further than Malik Adventures! They are your island adventure expert for North Dalmatia archipelago and ski touring expert for the Alps! ADVENTURE IS INDIVIDUAL What defines us is the contact we make with each of our guests. Adventure lies behind every corner and it is about a mental perception …

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Norm Hann Expeditions

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Norm Hann Expeditions is one of the best places to paddle north of the border in British Columbia! Perfect Paddles recommends their expeditions through the Great Bear Rainforest. Wholly unique and unforgettable! Norm Hann Expeditions is built off life passions. Over the last several years I have continued my focus of facilitating experiences for guests, teaching, protecting our environment, and …

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9 best places for long-distance SUP adventures

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From our friends at www.lonelyplanet.com Whether you’re after challenging river rides through sharply-hewn canyons, or leisurely quests through virgin rainforests, secluded beaches and tropical lagoons, these nine long-distance stand-up paddleboarding (SUP) destinations promise epic adventures and the kind of fresh perspectives that only a SUP can provide. After all, SUP has not only proven itself to be one of the …

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SUP & Soul Retreats in Norway

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Is 2020 your year to show up, to discover what lights you up? Do you want to step into your power and make great things happen? Then join us in our wild classroom where you’ll be taken on an enchanting journey spanning mind, body and soul. Use this time to stop, take stock and reflect in a fun, inspiring and …

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SUP and Soul Retreats

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If you’re looking for the best paddling spots on the beautiful fjords of Norway, Perfect Paddles recommends SUP and Soul Retreats. Enjoy yoga with SUP and Soul at one of its magical locations! The Story behind SUP & Soul and its people: The vision for SUP & Soul Retreats is to offer a unique, unparalleled twist on the usual retreat …

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Best Stand Up Paddleboarding Beaches

In by Tim

From our friends at www.visitlagunabeach.com If you’re keen to try SUP (Stand Up Paddle boarding), Laguna Beach is an ideal city to give it a go. Laguna Beach is full of excellent instructors, plenty of rental shops, and it was here that local environmentalist Rich German paddle boarded with a grey whale in February 2018. Footage of the encounter went …

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Paddling California: The Absolute Best Locations for Your Next SUP Adventure

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From our friends at www.sandiegosurfingschool.com Paddling California is a great way to see the state and its many beautiful landscapes in a new and exciting way. But with so many great stand up paddleboard locations to choose from, picking the perfect one can be tough. That’s why we’re bringing you a few of the best spots to help you decide. …

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Bay Area SUP

In by Tim

From our friends at www.bayareasup.wordpress.com SUP on North Lake Tahoe (Kings Beach): Trip Report Everyone knows summers in San Francisco are freezing. Windy and foggy, beaches are the last thing on your mind. But, summers in the Bay Area are actually freaking amazing – especially when you get the leave the city proper. One of my favorite things about summertime in …

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Places to Launch Your Kayak or SUP in Orange County

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From our friends at www.southwindkayaks.com NEWPORT BEACH HARBOR & BACK BAY KAYAK LAUNCHES The Newport Harbor and Back Bay are great locations for kayakers of all levels. It is located off Pacific Coast Highway and the southern end of the 55 freeway. Newport Beach is one of the most popular paddling destinations in California as it is conveniently located in the heart …

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Our SUP-er favorite SUP Spots!

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-Perfect Paddles Travel Brief- Best Time of Year to Visit: The best time to visit San Francisco and the surrounding area is from September to November. Believe it or not, fall offers some of the city’s warmest temperatures year-round, not to mention fewer crowds than summer. Spring is another good time to visit thanks to its mild temperatures and lack …

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Our SUP-er favorite SUP Spots!

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From our friends at www.shop.sportsbasement.com Summer means it’s time to head to our local lakes, rivers, and bays. Our favorite way to enjoy them is on a stand up paddle board that you can rent from any of our stores! Check out our favorite places to go SUP-ing in the Bay Area and then rent one out to try it for yourself. …

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Stand Up Paddling in Morro Bay

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From our friends at www.thepaddleboardcompany.com Stand up paddleboarding in Morro Bay and on the Central Coast is an amazing experience. The Central Coast has some of those most pristine waters in California and is home to an array of coves, points, beaches, and bays. It’s the perfect area for stand up paddleboards (or SUP’s). Stand Up Paddling in Morro Bay …

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Berryessa Paddle Guide

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From our friends at www.tuleyome.org Lake Berryessa offers varied paddling opportunities from open water well over a mile from any shore to intimate coves and side-arms. The main lake is about 15 miles long and there are 165 miles of shoreline to explore. -Perfect Paddles Travel Brief- Best Time of Year to Visit: The best time to visit Napa is August through …

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Fiver Rivers MetroParks

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Paddle in these MetroParks: The Dayton region offers abundant opportunities for paddling! The following parks offer river or flat water access where paddling is permitted: Aullwood Garden MetroPark Carriage Hill MetroPark Eastwood MetroPark Englewood MetroPark Germantown MetroPark Huffman MetroPark Taylorsville MetroPark Twin Creek MetroPark Wegerzyn Gardens MetroPark -Perfect Paddles Travel Brief- Best Time of Year to Visit: Throughout the summer, …

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SUP in Gunnison-Crested Butte

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From our friends at www.gunnisoncrestedbutte.com Stand-up paddleboarding is quickly becoming one of the most popular outdoor sports and the Gunnison-Crested Butte area has plenty of opportunities to try it out. Rent a SUP in town or bring your own, and explore miles of mellow rivers, alpine lakes, and Colorado’s largest body of water, Blue Mesa Reservoir. -Perfect Paddles Travel Brief- …

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Paddling The Gorge

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From our friends at www.flaminggorgecounty.com Paddling is a unique way to experience the abundant waters of Flaming Gorge Country. Kayaking and Stand-Up Paddle Boarding (SUP) happen to be amongst the fastest growing forms of outdoor recreation in the country. Why? Besides the benefits of core body exercise, they are easily learned watersports that provide an adventure that is both serene …

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The River SUP Guy

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Buddy Deal: 10% off beginner lessons Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A whitewater river tour! Take the adventure to a moving current with the expert instructors at The River SUP Guy!  Closest City: Sacramento Signature Service: Tours/River Surfing Environment: River Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit Sacramento is from April to June or September through November. Sacramento sees most of its festivals in May …

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Destination Bahamas: 5 Best Paddle Places in the Bahamas

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From our friends at www.boardandkayaklife.com You’ve got a serious case of itchy feet and are ready to splash some new water with your SUP or kayak. In my 9 years working on luxury yachts, I still consider the Bahamas one of my favorite destinations. Turquoise blue waters, soft white sand, and far fewer boats and traffic than what you find in …

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The Best Places To Paddleboard In Florida

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From our friends at www.digandflow.com Paddle boarding is one of the world’s fastest growing water sports and has become particularly popular throughout the state of Florida, namely because of all the awesome locations it has. While serving as an extremely fun and relaxing way for people to spend time in the water, stand up paddle boarding also offers strength conditioning, …

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The Best Places to SUP in Utah

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From our friends at www.digandflow.com The Beehive State has some great outdoor options and the paddling abounds. You don’t need the ocean, nor do you need any breakers (but that probably wouldn’t hurt either). All you need is a healthy appetite for exploration, fresh water, a board and paddle and nature is yours! Load up the vehicle and set off! …

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TOP PLACES TO PADDLE IN HAWAII

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From our friends at www.hawaii-guide.com Best Hawaii SUP & Kayaking Spots Snorkeling, Sightseeing, Waterfalls, & More If you’re planning to explore the natural beauty of Hawaii, a kayak or stand up paddle board (SUP) excursion is the ideal way to do so. With an endless selection of beautiful beaches and easy access to equipment rentals, here are seven of the …

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Best Places to Paddle Board on Oahu

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From our friends at www.sup-pacific.com -Perfect Paddles Notes in Bold- Best Places to Paddle Board on Oahu Oahu is the ultimate paddle board travel destination in the world for a reason: It offers some of the world’s best beaches paired with a bouquet of paddles & kayaking to meet the wants and needs of any paddler looking for places to …

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Top 8 Spots For Stand Up Paddle Boarding in San Diego

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From our friends at www.goosehillsport.com San Diego has been one of the biggest tourist attractions in California. And when it comes to paddle boarding San Diego is also a place you shouldn’t miss. In San Diego paddle boards can be spotted in a lot of different places. The mild weather throughout the year, the beautiful harbor and extensive beaches make it one …

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Paddleboard Like a Pro in SLO CAL

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From our friends at www.slocal.com GLIDE WITH EASE IN AVILA BEACH, MORRO BAY, PISMO BEACH, AND CAYUCOS Maybe you’ve seen standing ocean-goers gliding along the surf with paddles in their hand. They’re certainly not surfing, although they appear to be standing on a board. It’s not magic, it’s paddleboarding! If you’re an adventurous soul and water lover, you probably can’t …

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Beginner’s Guide to Stand-Up Paddle Boarding in Santa Cruz

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Stand-up paddle boarding is creating waves. As one of the fastest growing water sports in the world, Santa Cruz locals interested in having a little adventure on the water need look no further than in their very own backyard. In the last several years, stand-up paddle boarding has become increasingly popular. With roots in the Hawaiian and Polynesian Islands, stand-up …

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Paddle Into Summer! Your Paddleboarding Guide

In by Tim

From our friends at www.tahoesouth.com Lake Tahoe is one of the clearest, largest, and deepest alpine lakes in the entire world. The cold winters and cool water temperatures keep the lake’s clarity extremely high. This clarity and the famed blue color of the lake, make Tahoe the perfect place to paddleboard. With one of the heaviest winters on record coming …

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Unforgettable Places To Go Paddleboarding In The Bay Area

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From our friends at www.theculturetrip.com Although stand up paddleboarding (or SUP) is relatively new to the mainstream watersports world, it is by no means a passing trend. Not only does it allow you to see some of the most secluded coastlines and wildlife, but paddleboarding is also an incredible core workout that will get you in shape in no time. …

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California’s Best Places to Paddle – The Bucket List of Top Paddles

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From our friends at www.calipaddler.com The 7 Wonders of the (Cali Paddler) World! We are big fans of paddling in our amazing state. And over time, we have found there to be certain paddles that are so amazing, that everyone should have them on their bucket list. So, with New Year’s resolutions and inspiration always being shared, we decided to …

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Best Places to Paddle Board in Southern California

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From our friends at www.sup-pacific.com Stand up paddleboarding is a great way to explore & discover the golden coast. Even if you’re a native, going paddling on the water gives you a new perspective of places. This list is for anybody looking for the best places to paddleboard in Southern California. Whether you’re a local to SoCal or making a …

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11 Places to SUP Within an Hour Drive of Denver

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From our friends at www.303magazine.com The lakes and reservoirs of the Front Range are gearing up for a busy summer of boating activities. But for those of us who don’t own a boat or know someone who owns a boat, there is a cheaper and more eco-friendly way to enjoy the cool waters — stand-up paddleboarding, also known as SUP. SUP is …

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Walk On Water SUP

In by Tim

Buddy Deal: 10% off rentals Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A Tour of Assateague Island! One of Maryland’s greatest treasures can be found on the coast where you will be able to paddle alongside wild ponies living in the national and state park!  Closest City: Baltimore Signature Service: Tours Environment: Bay/Ocean Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit Maryland are during the spring and …

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Festive Night SUP & Kayak

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Join the Lake District SUPpers from Ferry Nab for a Christmas night SUP. Leaving Ferry Nab at 17:30. Festive costume, lights and sup decoration highly encouraged and we’ll have a flask of mulled wine at the end.

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Where to SUP (stand up paddleboard), Canoe, or Kayak in Seattle

In by Tim

From our friends at www.everyonestravelclub.com    Looking to paddle in Seattle? Everyone’s Travel Club is here for you and we’ve put together a quick Seattle paddling top ten! Whether you plan to stand up paddleboard, canoe, or kayak, these destinations are sure to please. Need more info? All of the linked words in the paragraphs below take you directly to …

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5 Great Paddleboarding Spots in Washington

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With its beautiful forests, pristine sparkling lakes, and the mesmerizing Puget Sound, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a better place to paddleboard than Washington State! It really doesn’t get better than this. Whether you’re experienced or you’re just getting started, you’ll find an excellent place to get your feet wet with these five great paddleboarding spots in Washington. -Perfect Paddles …

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The 5 Best Places to Paddle Board In Central Oregon

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From our friends at www.islesurfandsup.com Paddle Boarding in Oregon When you talk about the best places to go stand up paddleboarding in the US, there might be a lot of debate, but there is never a conversation without mentioning Oregon. Recently, Bend, Oregon was voted the Best SUP Getaway by Outside Magazine. Bend, Oregon (located in central Oregon) is packed with a …

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Abaco Paddleboards

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: SUP Surf! If you want to take your SUP into the waves, then this is the place to learn! Closest City: Marsh Harbour Signature Service: Tours Environment: Ocean Best Time to Visit: The winter months to avoid excessive heat- October to March. Pro-Tip: visit at the end of the season to avoid large crowds! Instead of December, a visit in September/October …

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Best Places To Go Paddleboarding In Orange County

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From our friends at CBSlocal.com Smooth waters, colorful sunset skies and warm weather make Orange County the ideal spot to try out the emerging trend of paddleboarding. Though interest in this pastime has been building throughout the last few years, more and more shops are offering rentals near popular seaside hotspots, making it super easy to get your hands on …

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Exuma Kitesurfing and SUP

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If you’re looking to go paddle boarding or kite surfing during your stay in the Bahamas, look no further than Exuma Kitesurfing and SUP! Exuma Kitesurfing Bahamas offers kiteboarding vacation packages for all skill levels. Activities include kiteboarding lessons, Kiteventures (kiteboarding charters), Stand-Up-Paddle boarding (SUP) and sailing and kayaking … best of all, there are no crowds in Exuma. Exuma Kitesurfing’s service is personalized with vast local …

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Berryessa Paddle Guide

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Lake Berryessa offers varied paddling opportunities from open water well over a mile from any shore to intimate coves and side-arms. The main lake is about 15 miles long and there are 165 miles of shoreline to explore. -Perfect Paddles Travel Brief- Best Time of Year to Visit: The best time to visit Napa is August through October or March through May. Napa’s peak tourist …

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Crested Butte SUP Guide

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Crested Butte SUP Guide Stand up paddle boarding or SUP is a relatively new activity that was created in Hawaii as an offshoot of surfing. The simplicity of standing on a board with a single paddle makes this a great choice for the whole family. With a number of picturesque lakes and rivers in the Crested Butte area, it’s easy …

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Sequim Bay Paddler’s Guide

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Sequim Bay Paddler’s Guide Sequim Bay is located on Washington State’s Olympic Peninsula near the town of Sequim (pronounced ‘Skwim’) and serves as home base for Given to Glide Paddle Sports. The bay is one of the most scenic locations in the Pacific Northwest with abundant wildlife and wonderfully rich human history on every shore. Travis Spit protects the bay from …

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Vieques Paddleboarding

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Looking for an ideal spot to experience SUP in Puerto Rico? Look no further than Vieques Paddleboarding! Perfect Paddles recommends a tour on the clear waters of the Caribbean! Vieques Paddleboarding offers guided eco-tours using paddleboards. By standing up, you have a perfect angle to see ocean life while paddling plus getting a nice workout. Age or experience is not a …

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Rincon Paddle Boards

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Located in Rincon Puerto Rico, Rincon Paddleboards is your go-to spot for everything SUP on the island! Perfect Paddles recommends a LED Light tour! Welcome to Rincon Paddle Boards! Rent a paddleboard today! Looking for a place to rent paddleboards and beach gear in Rincon, Puerto Rico? You’ve come to the right place! We offer everything you need for your …

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Aquatica Dive & Surf

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Looking to scuba dive as well as SUP in Puerto Rico? Then look no further that Aquatica Dive and Surf! Dive into the best scuba diving in Puerto Rico! Established in 1986, Aquatica Dive & Surf is owned and operated by local staff with expert knowledge of the island and Puerto Rico diving activities. We strive to deliver the most …

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Kauai SUP

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One of the best places to start your SUP journey is on the island of Kauai. For the best customer service on the island look no further than Kauai SUP! SUP RENTALS & SURF RENTALS Kauai’s SUP is the Garden Isle’s only full service of Stand Up Paddle Board Rental, SUP Yoga Experience & Shop.  Serving locals and visitors alike, if you want to …

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Avila Beach Paddlesports

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Paddling Excursions! See the beauty of San Luis Obispo Bay from your SUP! Closest City: Los Angeles Signature Service: Excursions/Tours Environment: Bay Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit are from March to May and between September and November when the air is more breathable and the crowds are less oppressive. (travel.usnews.com) Distance from Airport: 3 hr 22-minute …

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Half Moon Bay Kayak Co.

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Looking to learn how to paddleboard in Half Moon Bay? Consider Half Moon Bay Kayak Co., your go-to spot for beginner lessons on a paddleboard! Boats, Boards, and Bikes! Discover the world of sea kayaking, paddle boarding, and biking in Half Moon Bay. Paddle among seals, birds, and other marine life in protected Pillar Point Harbor or the wild waters …

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Tahoe Paddle & Oar

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Located in beautiful Lake Tahoe, consider Tahoe Paddle and Oar your go-to spot for beginner lessons on a SUP! At Tahoe Paddle & Oar, we recognize the environmental, personal health and spiritual benefits of paddling the crystal clear waters of Lake Tahoe. Established in 1986, we strive to provide our Tahoe Basin guests and residents with the best access to …

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Lazy Dog

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A paddling tour! Take a tour with their fun staff to see the crystal clear waters surrounding the islands!  Closest City: Key West Signature Service: Tours Environment: Bay/Ocean Best Time to Visit: The winter months to avoid excessive heat- October to March. Pro-Tip: visit at the end of the season to avoid large crowds! Instead of December, a visit in September/October …

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Wildwater River Guides

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Located in the great Pacific Northwest, Wildwater River Guides is the premier outfitter for SUP adventures on the river. Perfect Paddles recommends taking a beginner lesson to start your SUP journey right! Wildwater has been offering professionally guided river trips on the best rivers in the Pacific Northwest since 1980. We pride ourselves on having the newest equipment, superior guest …

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Blue Experiences

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If you are looking for the ideal spot in Portugal to paddle on a SUP, look no further than Blue Xperiences! Meet the Blue Xperiences Blue Xperiences is a family business that is passionate about what the Algarve has to offer: the sun, the beaches, the weather, the sea, and fantastic people! We are located in one of the most …

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Kayak Excursions

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If you’re looking for the best Kayaking and Stand up Paddle Boarding southern Maine has to offer, look no further than Kayak Excursions! Kennebunkport’s Original Kayak Company Since 1995 Your one stop for Kayak, SUP (Paddle Board), and Bike Rentals We are based in Kennebunkport, but offer FREE Delivery of Kayaks, SUPs, and Bikes throughout southern Maine and beyond. Whether you’re looking …

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Paddling Paradise

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A sunrise paddle! The best way to start any day is to see the sunrise from your SUP! Closest City: Orlando Signature Service: Tours Environment: River Best Time to Visit: The winter months to avoid excessive heat- October to March. Pro-Tip: visit at the end of the season to avoid large crowds! Instead of December, a visit in September/October or March …

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Twisted Creek Paddlesports

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If you are looking to spend some time on a SUP  in Annapolis, Maryland, look no further than Twisted Creek Paddlesports! Twisted Creek Paddlesports offers Gear, Guides and Certified Instructors for a variety of Tours and Classes. Regularly Scheduled 2-hour Kayak & Paddleboard Adventure Tours, as well as, Introductory Level Classes are held every weekend at Paddle or Pedal Rentals …

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Ultimate Watersports

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Looking to paddleboard in the wonderful waters surrounding Baltimore County? Then be sure to reach out to Ultimate Watersports for all of your SUP needs! Who We Are Ultimate Watersports, the Chesapeake region’s oldest and largest stand-up paddleboard, kayak, sailing, and windsurfing outfitter, has three full-time waterfront locations in Baltimore County, offering the BEST instruction, rentals, tours, summer camps, beach …

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OC Sup & Fitness

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Located in downtown Ocean City, MD, OC SUP and Fitness is your premier outfitter for rentals and classes in OC! Perfect Paddles recommends taking a fitness class with lead instructor Dawn if you want a fun, interesting way to get some exercise! Who We Are OC SUP & Fitness is located on 60th St & the Bay at Fager’s Island. …

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Shore Pedal & Paddle

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If you are looking to paddle in the St. Michael’s area, look no further than Shore Pedal and Paddle! Perfect Paddles recommends taking a beginner lesson on a SUP and renting a bike for the remainder of the day! Shore Pedal & Paddle is located in the Heart of St. Michaels, Md. Bicycle, Kayak Paddleboarding Rentals, Sales, Tours, and Instruction. …

48TH STREET WATERSPORTS

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If you are looking to SUP in the heart of Ocean City, be sure to check out 48th St. Watersports! Perfect Paddles recommends a tour through the beautiful bay in Ocean City. WELCOME TO 48TH STREET WATERSPORTS If you are looking for fun in the sun with your family, 48th Street Watersports has it all. With an amazing beachside facility …

Delmarva Board Sport Adventures

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Located on the shore in Delaware, Delmarva Board Sports is your one-stop-shop for everything SUP. Perfect Paddles recommends taking a SUP yoga class in the bay! Delmarva Board Sports Aloha!  Are you looking for fun things to do?  You’ve come to the absolute best place for paddleboarding, kayaking, and windsurfing in Dewey Beach / Rehoboth Beach, Delaware!  We pride ourselves …

Wai Mauna

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Wai Mauna Asheville SUP Tours offers stand up paddle tours and rentals in Asheville, North Carolina. Perfect Paddles recommends taking a tour through the tranquil waters surrounding Asheville! Asheville Stand Up Paddleboard Rentals The best way to go paddleboarding in Asheville! We’re the only Asheville paddle operator offering private, guided tours, as well as SUP rentals, lessons, delivery, and paddles …

10 Best Places to Go Paddleboarding in the USA

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From our friends at https://activeplanettravels.com Paddleboarding Places in the USA 1) Lake Tahoe, California You probably know about Lake Tahoe already, but this freshwater lake still deserves to be first on this list. It has become a home for standup paddleboards with very many paddleboarding events taking place. The lake has super clear blue waters that give you a perfect …

9 Stunning Places to Paddle Around the World

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From our friends at https://paddlersway.com   The Best SUP Spots Around the World Ok, so the dolphins may have been a stretch. Still, it’s common for paddle boarding to go from an enjoyable hobby to an absolute obsession within a short time span. We get that! So we put together a list of the absolute best place to paddle board …

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Sunrise Paddleboards

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Full Moon Paddles! Experience paddling under the stars for the perfect way to end any day. Signature Service: Tours Environment: River Best Time to Visit: The winter months to avoid excessive heat- October to March. Pro-Tip: visit at the end of the season to avoid large crowds! Instead of December, a visit in September/October or March is the best …

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Rutabaga Paddlesports

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Located in Madison, Wisconsin, Rutabaga Paddlesports is your go-to spot for SUP and kayaking adventures in the area. Perfect Paddles recommends renting a couple of boards to enjoy time on the water! Rutabaga, a family-owned and operated business, is the nation’s leading canoe and kayak shop with a boat for every type of paddler. Our staff is all paddlers, even …

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Lost Creek Adventures

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Looking to SUP in Wisconson? Look no further than Lost Creek Adventures! Perfect Paddles recommends taking a beginner lesson with their friendly and supportive staff. Lost Creek is a full-service paddling outfitter operating within the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. Our unique mission also includes courses in outdoor skills, wilderness survival, and traditional crafts. It’s true that we offer a large variety of options …

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Montana River Guides

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Located in the beautiful scenic state of Montana, Montana River Guides is your go-to spot for paddling in the area! Perfect Paddles recommends taking a guided tour on the river. Why Montana River Guides? The only Montana whitewater rafting company based right on the Clark Fork River at the Alberton Gorge,  Montana River Guides is a custom river outfitter with an …

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Paddle Stroke SUP

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Located on the beautiful Potomac River, Paddle Stroke SUP is the perfect place to learn how to paddle on the calm waters of the river. Perfect Paddles recommends a lesson on how to surf on the river for a fun-filled afternoon! Learn To Stand Up Paddle On The Potomac River Discover stand up paddleboarding in the Washington, DC area! If …

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Northwest Paddleboarding

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Located in Richland, WA, Northwest Paddleboarding is your premier outfitter for learning how to SUP in the Pacific Northwest. Perfect Paddles recommends trying out an inflatable board to see if you want to add a new one to your collection! Your Guide to Adventure on the River We are a full-service Stand-up Paddleboarding(SUP) shop along the Columbia River. Our offerings …

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Point Reyes Outdoors

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Located in the San Francisco Bay area, Point Reyes Outdoors is your go-to spot for kayak, SUP, and more! Perfect Paddles recommends taking a beginner class to get on the water with their highly qualified teachers. The San Francisco Bay Area and Point Reyes National Seashore offer some of the best environments on the California coast for learning to paddle. …

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Washington D.C. Paddle Guide

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From our friends at https://paddlersway.com 4 Places to Paddleboard in Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C. is certainly not known as a paddleboard hotspot. The weather is pretty horrific at least 7-8 months out of the year. There’s no amazing beaches or crystal clear lakes in the area to paddle around. For most, Washington, D.C. is not a place to paddleboard. However, …

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Finger Lakes Paddle Guide

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From our friends at https://www.gofingerlakes.org Top Six Paddling Locations in the Finger Lakes Region On a warm spring afternoon, there is no better way to enjoy the beauty of the Finger Lakes than by boat. While many people are familiar with boating on the open waters of the lakes themselves, exploring the region in a kayak, paddleboard or canoe can …

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Arizona Paddle Guide

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From our friends at http://nosnowsup.com Where to Paddleboard in Arizona Arizona is home to some of the most beautiful landscapes in the continental United States. Wide-open red sand stones, crystal clear leaks, and a vastness of the world all combine to make this desert state one of the best places to visit. But maybe you’re not sure of where to …

Top Six Paddling Locations in the Finger Lakes Region

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From our friends at www.gofingerlakes.org Top Six Paddling Locations in the Finger Lakes Region On a warm spring afternoon, there is no better way to enjoy the beauty of the Finger Lakes than by boat. While many people are familiar with boating on the open waters of the lakes themselves, exploring the region in a kayak, paddleboard or canoe can …

4 Places to Paddleboard in Washington, D.C.

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From our friends at https://paddlersway.com Washington, D.C. is certainly not known as a paddleboard hotspot. The weather is pretty horrific at least 7-8 months out of the year. There’s no amazing beaches or crystal clear lakes in the area to paddle around. For most, Washington, D.C. is not a place to paddleboard. However, the area has quickly become a popular …

Where to Paddle board in Arizona

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From our friends at http://nosnowsup.com/ Here are a few of our recommended places to Paddleboard around the Phoenix Valley as well as the State of Arizona. Please do your research first about weather, water levels, access, permits, etc before you go! -Perfect Paddles Travel Brief- Best Time of Year to Visit: The best time to visit Phoenix is in the …

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MST Adventures

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Looking to paddle in New Mexico? Look no further than MST Adventures. Perfect Paddles recommends a rental to explore the beautiful waters surrounding Albuquerque. Mountain, Stream, and Trail Adventures LLC. was founded in 2016 to provide high-quality guide service, education, equipment rental, and community presence for outdoor recreation in the greater Albuquerque and Santa Fe areas of New Mexico. We …

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Osprey Sea and Surf Adventures

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If you are looking to SUP in Massachusetts, look no further than Osprey and Surf Adventures. Perfect Paddles recommends a guided tour to get a real feel for paddling in Massachusetts. Welcome to Osprey Sea and Surf Adventures…Your South Coast Paddle Sports Connection! We are an American Canoe Association Professional Paddlesports School that specializes in Kayaking, Canoeing & Stand Up …

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Ocean Adventures Block Island

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Located in the small state of Rhode Island, Ocean Adventures is your go-to spot for exploring the waters surrounding Block Island. Perfect Paddles recommends a tour to get the adventure of a lifetime paddling around Block Island. Welcome to Ocean Adventures Block Island! Let us explore the beautiful spots in our area together. Explore Block Island’s Waters​ Paddle Board Tours and …

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5 SUP Adventures Waiting For You In Gunnison, Colorado

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Original article from SUP Connect If you’re looking for the best place to SUP in the mountains, look no further than Colorado’s Western Slope. Nestled high up in the Rockies, Gunnison offers endless opportunities to get out on the water whether you’re looking for the thrill of a fast paced mountain river, or the serenity of an alpine lake. Stand-up …

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SUP With Mike

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Race Training! If you want to take your SUP skills to the next level, then have Mike show you the ins and out of SUP race training!  Closest City: Monterey Signature Service: Race Training Environment: Marina/Ocean Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit Monterey is between April and May. Spring offers warmer temperatures, fewer crowds, and food festivals …

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SUP Yoga Seattle

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Looking to try SUP yoga while visiting Seattle? Then look no further than the aptly-named SUP Yoga Seattle! Spend time with Jill Jacques and get your yoga on! Jill Jaques Owner and Instructor E-RYT 200, ACE Certified CPR, First Aid & Water Safety Trained Yoga is for everybody, and paddleboard yoga is for anyone willing to try – this is …

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The Standup Paddling School (Singapore)

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If you find yourself in Singapore and are looking to get on a SUP, be sure to check out The Standup Paddling School! Perfect Paddles recommends taking a beginner lesson to get comfortable on the water while enjoying the scenic coastline of Singapore. Stand Up Paddling (SUP) is a new, fast-growing water sport originating from Hawaii in the 1950s. It …

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Blue Planet Surf

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Located on the beautiful shores of Hawaii, Blue Planet Surf is an all-inclusive SUP shop where you can find anything you need to get on a board in the water. Perfect Paddles recommends taking an extended tour with their highly qualified staff to find your piece of paradise on the island. With humble beginnings tracing back to the swap meets …

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Pagosa Rafting Outfitters

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Located in the high Rocky Mountains, Pagosa Rafting Outfitters is the perfect stop for getting on a board and having a fun afternoon. Perfect Paddles recommends taking a tour with Mary Kurt-Mason to get a real feel of the mountains’ natural beauty. Pagosa Rafting Outfitters and Wilderness Journeys have been providing incredible water and land tours for over 25 years …

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SoJen Yoga

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Looking to try SUP yoga for the first time? Be sure to check out SoJen Yoga with Jennifer Jensen. Perfect Paddles recommends taking a class on the water to feel a new level of peace and balance in your life. I have been a student of energy work and chakra since I was and a student of yoga for over …

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Surf Skate Fitness

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A Fitness Class! Take your fitness to a whole new level by introducing SUP to your routine!  Closest City: New York City Signature Service: Fitness Classes Environment: Bay/Ocean Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit New York are during the summer months when the temperature is warm and the water is nice! Distance from Airport: 22-minute drive …

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Uprising Paddleboard Co

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Wondering where to SUP in Eugene, Oregon? Be sure to check out Jeff Parker at Uprising Paddleboard Company. Perfect Paddles recommends a beginner lesson or time in the surf depending on your skill level! JEFF PARKER PSUPA FLATWATER LEVEL 1 CERTIFIED INSTRUCTOR I grew up in a small beach town in New Jersey. I have always loved everything to do …

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Anchored MI

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The next time you find yourself in Michigan and wondering where to get on the water, consider Anchored MI your answer! Perfect Paddles recommends a SUP yoga class inside the pool to keep your practice going year-round! Chris Martindale, Founder and Instructor, is a Michigan State University Alumni and United States Navy veteran. He served with 1st Battalion 5th Marines as …

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Barefoot SUP US

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If you are wondering where to SUP during your vacation in the UK look no further than Barefoot SUP US. Let Sarah Smart take you on a fun afternoon paddling around the water underneath the sun. Sarah Smart started my love for SUP in the UK over a year ago and was addicted from day one. She was training on …

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Surf SUP Adventures

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Located in Pennsylvania, Surf SUP Adventures is your go-to spot for everything SUP in the city of Pittsburgh. Perfect Paddles recommends a whitewater SUP adventure to get an adrenaline kick on your vacation or weekend. WHO WE ARE SurfSUP Adventures is your premier guide and outfitter for Standup Paddle Boarding in Pittsburgh.  Our mission is to share our passion for …

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Fistral Beach Surf School

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Looking to paddle in the UK? Look no further than Fistral Beach Surf School. Perfect Paddles recommends taking a lesson in the waves for a fun time learning how to surf! Being based on Fistral Beach means that we can make the most of the lessons (and wave count!) as we only need to wander to the water’s edge with the …

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Adventure Fitness LLC

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Located in Bend, Oregon, Adventure Fitness LLC is your go-to spot for an adventurous time on the water. Perfect Paddles recommends taking a SUP fitness class to gain cardio endurance and muscle strength while at the same time having fun on a board! WhaSUP?! My name is Jen & I created Adventure Fitness LLC in 2009. After getting diagnosed with …

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Given to Glide Paddle Sports

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Located in Sequim, Washington, Given to Glide Paddle Sports is the best place to go for a fun time on the water! Perfect Paddles recommends taking a tour around the beautiful waters of Sequim for a fun-filled afternoon. Given to Glide Paddle Sports (GtG) is a stand-up paddleboard business dedicated to helping beginners find great gear, find great places to …

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Adventure Seekers

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If you ever find yourself in Cape Town, South Africa, and feel the need to experience the beautiful scenery on the water, be sure to check out Adventure Seekers for a fun-time on a SUP. Perfect Paddles recommends taking a tour on the ocean to experience the real vies of Cape Town. Enjoy a fun day with your friends or …

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Harry Oesterreicher

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Located in Washington State, Harry Oesterreicher is a highly qualified SUP instructor guiding new students to the water for many years. Perfect Paddles recommends taking a beginner lesson in order to get a complete understanding of SUP. I’ve been SUP paddling full time since the summer of 2015. I am experienced in flat-water, rivers, tidal waterways, and industrial waterways, and …

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Good Story Paddleboards

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Located in Port Townsend, Washington, Good Story Paddleboards is your go-to spot for understanding the basics of a SUP and having fun on the water. Perfect Paddles recommends taking a beginner lesson to understand the basics of SUP while enjoying time on the water. Good Story Paddle Boards was born out of a desire to deepen our connection with the natural …

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Oars N’ Paddles Coaching

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Located in Severna Park and the Annapolis area in Maryland, Oars N’ Paddles Coaching, headed up by Nicky Stimpson, is your go-to spot for extended coaching on SUP. Perfect Paddles recommends attending a race league coached by Nicky to improve your paddle stroke and take your racing to the next level. Nicky Stimpson found her passion for the water as …

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Lake2Land Lifestyle

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If you’re looking to SUP in Alberta, Canada, be sure to check out Lake2Land Lifestyle for all of your paddling needs! Perfect Paddles recommends taking a beginner lesson to acquire the necessary knowledge to have a successful afternoon on a SUP! As the first professionally certified Stand up paddle program in the Alberta Lakeland area we are excited to introduce …

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About Us About Perfect PaddlesTeamNewsletterContactFAQ About Perfect Paddles Explore the waterways of the world on a stand up paddle board with Perfect Paddles!Find the best paddle Pros and SUP activities in your hometown and experience thousands of paddle destinations around the world. Get Inspired! Are you looking for a place to paddle with dolphins, manatees, and sea turtles? Maybe some …

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Toronto Island SUP

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If you are looking to SUP in the greater Toronto area, be sure to check out Toronto Island SUP. Perfect Paddles recommends taking a tour through the beautiful waters to get a better look at the Toronto skyline. Now it is the premier SUP destination in Toronto with a fully stocked quiver of all types of boards for your enjoyment. …

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SUP Moldova

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Buddy Deal: 10% off services Perfect Paddles Recommendation: A paddle tour! Hop in their van loaded with boards and head outside the city of Moldova for a fun time on the water in nature!  Closest City: Moldova Signature Service: Lessons/Rentals/Tours Environment: River/Lakes Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit Moldova is April or May as it’s not too hot and the countryside is …

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Kayak St. Augustine

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Start your day with a Sunset Paddle! Signature Service: Tours Environment: Bay/Ocean/River Best Time to Visit: The winter months to avoid excessive heat- October to March. Pro-Tip: visit at the end of the season to avoid large crowds! Instead of December, a visit in September/October or March is the best time to go to avoid the tourist seasons. Distance …

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SUP Arran

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If you are looking to paddle in Scotland, be sure to check out SUP Arran! Perfect Paddles recommends taking a 2-hour tour to get a look at the beautiful coastline in the northern UK. What began as just another way to have a workout in the sea with friends, led me to Portugal, where my SUP instructor career began to …

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SUP With Us

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The next time you find yourself in the UK and want to spend time on a SUP, be sure to check out SUP With Us! Perfect Paddles recommends taking a look at their retreats across France and Spain! Welcome to SUP With Us! Home of SUP fun! We are Angela and Helen and we met whilst paddling. On discovering our …

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Mayo Adventure Experience

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Located in the beautiful island of Ireland, Mayo Adventure Experience is your go-to spot for adventures on a SUP! Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their kid’s camps if you have young paddlers in your life! Mayo Adventure Experience is an outdoor activity company based in the heart of Castlebar at Lough Lannagh. The company is run by Castlebar native Jarlath …

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Lake and Soul

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Located in beautiful Spain, Lake and Soul is your perfect adventure outfitter to get you on the water or on the land in various active sports. Perfect Paddles recommends checking out their tours to get a beautiful look of Spain on the water. At Lake and Soul, we love to share our passion for paddleboarding and nature with others and …

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Kempen SUP

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If you are looking to paddle in Belgium, be sure to check out Kempen SUP. Perfect Paddles recommends taking a tour to see the Kempen forest and wildlife in a unique way! Kempen Sup believes it is important for our students to learn how to supplement in a responsible manner. That is why we give lessons and tours under the …

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Island SUP School & Club

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Located in the UK, Island SUP School and Club is your go-to spot for paddling on the island. Perfect Paddles recommends taking a beginner lesson to get a well-rounded education on all things paddling. Island SUP School Ltd & Club aims to support and nurture the sport of stand-up paddleboarding (SUP) within its local community and beyond. Island SUP School …

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Coast to Coast Surf School

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Located close to the capital of Scotland in Edinburgh, Coast to Coast Surf School is your go-to spot for lessons on SUP and surfing. Perfect Paddles recommends getting onto the ocean for a surf lesson and feeling the power of the ocean underneath your board! Coast to Coast has grown a reputation across Scotland for high-quality surf and adventure sports …

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Big Style

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Located on the green island of Ireland, Big Style is your go-to spot for everything SUP on the shore! Perfect Paddles recommends taking a beginner lesson with Big Style to feel comfortable on your SUP! BigStyle is all about being out in the world getting wet, sunburnt, exhausted, cold, and generally just using the outdoors as it’s supposed to be. …

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GoSUP Lithuania

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Located in the beautiful country of Lithuania, Go SUP is the perfect place to get on a SUP board and spend time on the water. Perfect Paddles recommends taking a tour through the clear waters of the country to see the coastline and wildlife. In 2015, we were among the first to offer Lithuanians to try their own paddles. And …

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Surfing Bird

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Hi I’m Leanne Bird, founder of BirdSol (and Surfing Bird), Fitness and Wellbeing Coach and Consultant. I am the main instructor for BirdSol and aim to ensure a personal, friendly and quality service, whether working with people 1:1 or within groups, regularly or one-off. I have a particular passion for helping people who are currently not happy with their lifestyle …

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Clackamas River Outfitters (Timber Park)

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Luke Spencer Owner, Instructor, Guide Like many, Luke’s earliest memories of the water started with family trips to the coast, wake boarding behind the family ski boat, and family rafting trips on the Deschutes River. But it wasn’t until he ventured out on his own explorations did it become a true addiction! At 18, he purchased his first kayak, a …

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Clackamas River Outfitters

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Luke Spencer Owner, Instructor, Guide Like many, Luke’s earliest memories of the water started with family trips to the coast, wake boarding behind the family ski boat, and family rafting trips on the Deschutes River. But it wasn’t until he ventured out on his own explorations did it become a true addiction! At 18, he purchased his first kayak, a …

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SUP St. Louis

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Our Story Shane Perrin, our founder and professional Stand-Up Paddleboarder ​My passion is racing ultra distance races on a Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) to show it can be done but also for the personal challenge. I love being on the water and teaching stand up to anyone interested. Ultimately, I truly have found my passion through stand up where …

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Join a Community | Explore New Places | Access Local Knowledge | Member Discounts For a limited time, we’re offering FREE memberships to SUP-enthusiasts looking to join our growing community! Find the best paddle Pros and SUP activities around the world AND in your hometown. – Access member discounts – Local knowledge & instructors – Launch spot info – Discounted …

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Paddle Diva – Boca Raton

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Buddy Deal: 10% off all services Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Contact Gina today to ask about her Fitness and Health retreat in Boca Raton Resort!  Closest City: Miami Signature Service: Retreat Environment: Pool Best Time to Visit: The winter months to avoid excessive heat- October to March. Pro-Tip: visit at the end of the season to avoid large crowds! Instead of December, a …

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Make a New Buddy – The Lessons & Rentals Issue

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Give Code Summer19 to a friend for a discounted lesson and make a new paddle buddy, today! (code valid until July 1st) Do you remember your first time? Some people like to dive in at the deep end of things when it comes to SUP’ing — just grab a paddle, jump on any old board and head on out…inevitably getting …

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SUP Pups California

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If you’re looking to paddle board in San Diego with your dogs, you’re in luck! SUP Pups California offers beginner lessons for you and your dog to have fun on the water! Our lessons are about 1 hour long where we teach you everything YOU need to know about paddle boarding with terminology, technique and form. The lesson includes the …

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The SUP Connection

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Buddy Deal: 10% off rentals and services Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Bring a friend for free when planning your Sup Pup adventure. Closest City: San Diego Signature Service: SUP with your pup! Environment: Bay Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit San Diego are March through May and September through November. You can find some great deals on travel rates during the low seasons in comparison to the …

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Rideaway Adventures

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Having just celebrated our 10 year anniversary, we’re more excited than ever to share our mission of preserving and showcasing the wonders of the Cape to all who visit. RideAway Adventures is more than just a business — we’re a network of dedicated folks looking to make a difference, here in our community and out in the world. We welcome …

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Bass River Kayak and Paddleboards

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Paddle Bass River! Cliff, Abi, and their crew have provided access to the Bass River for thousands of people over the last 28 years. Families and friends of all ages can experience the beauty and serenity of this historic river. Relax on a 90-minute narrated boat tour, or lead your own adventure on our Kayaks and Paddleboards! We provide all …

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Provincetown Aquasports

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activities in Provincetown Massachusetts the very tip of Cape Cod,. We are the leading kayak and stand up paddle board sales and rental company in Massachusetts. Offering all quality kayaks, stand up paddle boards (SUP) and equipment, you’re sure to find the perfect activity for your vacation. Click now to browse galleries. We rent Ocean Kayak Scrambler 11, 1 person sit-on-top kayaks …

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Narrow River Kayaks

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Narrow River Kayaks was established in 1992 by the late Robert Ryder as a seasonal kayak and canoe rental business. Twenty-eight years later, Mr. Ryder’s vision is still intact and still locally owned and operated. Narrow River is one of southern New England’s premier paddle sport destinations, and with its waterfront location at the doorstep of the John H. Chafee …

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Northwest Outdoor Center- Seattle

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Looking to paddle board in the Great Northwest of Seattle, Washington? Look no further than NWOC! Perfect Paddles recommends their eco and wildlife tour where paddlers can make their way across calm lakes under a bright sun. NWOC was founded by five paddling entrepreneurs in October of 1980. Our goal was simple: to provide safe, high quality boating instruction for …

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Northeast Surfing

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Northeast Surfing Academy is located on Nantasket Beach, in Hull, MA. We are located on the beach at 99 Hull Shore Drive (see our beach stand). You can book lessons by calling, online or visiting us on the beach. From June 1, to September 30th every year we are open for surf and paddleboarding lessons. The fast-growing sport of stand …

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Kitty Hawk Kites

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If you’re looking to paddle board in North Carolina, look no further than Kitty Hawk Kites! Perfect Paddles recommends their Glow Paddles events, taking advantage of the scenic spots found in Manteo, North Carolina. With locations from Corolla, North Carolina to Destin, Florida, Kitty Hawk Kites is the largest retailer of kites in the United States, offering everything from single-line kites …

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Las Olas Paddle Board

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Perfect Paddles Recommendation: Sunset Paddle! End the day in the best way with a paddle watching the sunset. Signature Service: Tours Environment: Bay/River Best Time to Visit: The winter months to avoid excessive heat- October to March. Pro-Tip: visit at the end of the season to avoid large crowds! Instead of December, a visit in September/October or March is the best time …

Summer 2019 sf

Join a Community | Explore New Places | Access Local Knowledge | Member Discounts For a limited time, we’re offering FREE memberships to SUP-enthusiasts looking to join our growing community! Find the best paddle Pros and SUP activities around the world AND in your hometown. – Access member discounts – Local knowledge & instructors – Launch spot info – Discounted …

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Adventure Chatham

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Adventure Chatham is a division of the famous Cape Cod Beach Chair Company! Founded in 2009, we were the FIRST business on Cape Cod to specialize in the worlds fastest growing watersport, stand up paddleboarding (SUP), and are the established leader. Adventure Chatham offers paddleboard rentals, lessons, and guided excursions in the diverse waterways of Chatham and Harwich on Cape Cod. …

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MOCEAN Cape Cod

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MOCEAN Cape Cod. The premier outfitter for life on the sandbar. We live the outdoors on Cape Cod….from long hikes, to beach days in the winter, long SUP paddles in the spring and of course living all that Cape Cod has to offer all Summer long…We’re on a journey to Carpe Diem from Sunrise to Sunset and invite you to …

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Stand Up & Paddle Cape Cod

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What is SUPCC? Stand Up and Paddle Cape Cod is located in Osterville, Massachusetts. Cape Cod is a perfect place because there are a variety of bodies of water to be explored. Stand Up and Paddle Cape Cod is done on flat water. SUP Cape Cod will take you to rivers, to lakes, ponds, to Nantucket Sound and Cape Cod Bay. (The location is …

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SUPfari Adventures

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SUPfari Adventures offers a unique & diverse outdoor experience accessing Cape Cod’s pristine fresh and salt waterways in a fun, safe, and peaceful way. Some of our activities include SUP eco tours, yoga, rentals, and group parties. Come join us for a journey like no other as nature unfolds her hidden gems. Contact us today for more information! ~SUP Sunset Glow …

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Pump House Surf Shop

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Welcome to the Pump House! We are a surf, SUP, skate and beach lifestyle shop located in Orleans, MA on Cape Cod. Here at the Pump House you’ll find quality surfboards, stand-up paddle boards, skimboards, kayaks, bodyboards, skateboards, swimwear, fashion and so much more. From boards to bikini’s, we’ve got you covered.  If we don’t have it, you don’t need …

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CHATHAM SAIL

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Beachfront Sailing, Kayaking & Paddleboarding Chatham Sailboat Rentals, located in South Chatham, MA, right on Ridgevale Beach, is Cape Cod’s best destination for waterfront sailing, kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding (SUP), as well as expert-led boat tours and lessons. ​ In conjunction with the Ridgevale Beach Snack Bar, a family owned and operated business for more than 50 years, our location gives you convenient …

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The Paddler’s Shop

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Upper Cape Cod’s original paddlesports specialty store. We have the experience to guide you to the right choice…for the right price! Is your yoga routine getting a little stale? If you’re looking for a new challenge, SUP Yoga will reinvigorate you and push you to become an even better yogi than you thought possible — all while enjoying the natural splendor of …

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Aloha Paddle

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Aloha Paddle MV is your dedicated standup paddle outfit serving Martha’s Vineyard since 2012. We aim to share our passion for paddling with you, with access to the best locations the island has to offer, and top-quality equipment by YOLO Board. We are highly-experienced paddlers and certified ACA SUP instructors offering lessons for all ability levels, guided outings, multi-sport adventures and catered paddle events. Choose from any of our offerings and standup paddle with us this …