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Kayaking in Washington State
Kayak Washington State — find a great paddling route. Find a kayak outfitter or store. Find a kayaking school, rental shop or tour guide. We have listed a little bit of what Washington has to offer the kayaker.

Adventures Through Kayaking Outfitters
Port Angeles outfitter offers various paddling trips, kayak rentals and classes.

Agua Verde Paddle Club
Based in Seattle, offers hourly kayak rentals, tours, and stand up paddleboards.

Alki Kayak Tours
Offers tours, instruction and rentals from Alki Beach in Seattle.

Anacortes Kayak Tours
Encounter porpoise, whales, eagles, seals, and a whole world of intertidal life in the less developed eastern San Juan Islands. They offer 3-3.5 hour trips and 5-6 hour Outer Island tours. Quality tours and no ferry hassles.

Anderson Island Kayaks
Rents kayaks, gives instruction and tours in south Puget Sound.

Azimuth Expeditions
A complete selection of sea kayaking tours and classes in western Washington, British Columbia, Alaska and Newfoundland.

Bear Naked Adventures
Located 50 miles north of Spokane, they rent sit-on-top kayaks to people to use on the Pend Oreille River.

Bellhaven Boats
Yacht charters for the San Juan Islands and Pacific Northwest boat sales.

Captain Carli's Charters
Friday Harbor boating service takes visitors to the outer islands of the San Juans for camping and kayak excursions.

Cascade Canoe and Kayak Centers
Guided trips, lessons, rentals and sales in Renton and Seattle.

Cascade Pack & Paddle
A guided kayak tour and kayak rental business in the Southwest corner of the state.

Cascadia Adventure Education School
A teen-centric outdoor education program that offers summer courses in kayaking, backpacking, river trips and leadership development with an emphasis on service learning and skill building. Located in Trout Lake.

Columbia River Kayaking
Kayak tour company based on the Lower Columbia River and the Lewis & Clark trail. They feature ACA instruction as well.

Crystal Seas Kayaking - San Juan Islands
Witness whales, eagles, seals and more on one of their 3-hour, sunset, full day or multiple day tours in the beautiful San Juan Islands.

Desert Kayak and Canoe Club
Paddling Club.

Discovery Sea Kayaks
Specializes in small group, guided sea kayak tours in the San Juan Islands. They also have a retail shop with Point 65 N kayaks, kayaking gear and outdoor clothing.

Elakah Expeditions
Offers guided sea kayaking tours in Bellingham and the San Juan Islands.

George Gronseth’s Kayak Academy
Kayaking School.

Global Adventure Guides, Tumwater WA
Private kayak instruction and guided trips in WA, Kauai and Fiji.

Hood Canal Adventures
Kayak and boat rentals and sales, plus guided recreational tours - including river tours, sunset tours, fly fishing tours & corporate tours.

Hood Canal Kayak Adventures
A kayak rental and guide service on the Hood Canal's western shores.

Island Outfitters
Anacortes retail shop also offers rentals, instruction and tours.

Issaquah Paddle Sports
Rentals, outfitting, lessons and trips.

Kayak Academy
Kayaking classes and courses.

Kayak Kraft
Sea kayak instruction and courses for both ACA and BCU, as well as trip planning.

Leavenworth Mountain Sports
Retail shop stocks whitewater and recreational paddling gear, offers clinics, instruction, demos and gear rentals.

Moondance Sea Kayak Adventures
Offers half-day, full-day and multi-day trips from either Bellingham, Anacortes or Orcas Island, plus expedition tours to the west coast of Vancouver Island.

Moss Bay Rowing and Kayak Center
Offers rentals, tours and instruction near the heart of downtown Seattle.

Northwest Outdoor Center
Offers rentals, classes, and an online store.

NW Activites
This site is devoted to outdoor activities in Washington, Oregon and Idaho, but centered in the Bellingham area.

Olympic Outdoor Center
Offers rentals, instruction, a retail store and an online proshop for kayak accessories.

Olympic Raft and Kayak
Offers tours, rentals, and a retail store.

Osprey Tours
Offers tours around the San Juan Islands in handcrafted kayaks.

Outdoor Adventures
This outfitter offers all different kinds of guided tours and adventures.

Outdoor Odysseys
Offers tours.

PT Outdoors
Port Townshend area guided sea kayak tours, lessons and rentals.

Rainforest Paddlers
They offer raft, kayak and mountain biking adventures in the Hoh Rainforest around the Olympic National Park and the Olympic Peninsula.

Ridgefield Kayak Rentals
Offers various kayak rental options in Ridgefield.

River Recreation
Whitewater outfitters offering whitewater trips on nine of Washington’s best rivers.

San Juan Kayak Expeditions
Friday Harbor sea kayak outfitter offers three- and four-day tours.

San Juan Safaris
Offering 3-hr Wildlife Tours by Kayak & 5-hr Orca Search By Kayak. San Juan Island is where the Orca Whales spend most of their time. Increase your chances of viewing Orca Whales by coming with us. Start where the whales are. Friendly expert guides, state or the art equipment, small personalized tour sizes. Independent travelers & families. Visit The Whale Museum, art galleries & charming shops in Friday Harbor while on San Juan Island. 800-450-6858.

Seattle Sea Kayak Club
Paddling club.

Seaquest Expeditions
Offers tours.

Secondwind Sports
Olympia based company offers professional Kayak instruction, information and trip leading.

Shearwater Sea Kayak Tours
Offers tours and classes.

South Sound Area Kayakers
Olympic Peninsula area paddling organization.

Spirit Line Kayaks
Offers traditional boat building classes.

Umiak Adventure School
Offers tours, kayaking history and education.

Washington Kayak Club
Paddling club.

Washington Water Trails Association
A nonprofit group that works to establish access to waterways in Washington State, and provide and support educational and recreational opportunities.

Wave Trek Kayaking School
Offers trips, rentals, and instruction.

Whatcom Association of Kayak Enthusiasts
Paddling club.

Whidbey Island Kayaking Company
Specializes in guided sea kayak tours in the waters around Whidbey Island. They also offer rentals to experienced paddlers.



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