Amazing Canoeing and Kayaking Experiences near Panama City Beach

Vacations can be a time for relaxing and getting away from the everyday hustle and bustle of your busy lives, and we find that one of the best ways to relax is to head to the beach! Here in Panama City Beach, we know how to relax, and we know what it means to have luxurious beaches to relax on; we do vacations right. The best part is that you can find amazing pet-friendly condos in Panama City Beach so that the entire family can come along! Despite what the name may imply, Panama City Beach is so much more than just beaches. We have a wide variety of other activities and adventure awaiting all of our visitors. Two of our most exciting activities are canoeing and kayaking!

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Coldwater Excursions

For a truly unique experience, Coldwater Excursions is an absolute must! They offer some amazing tours of the various local ecosystems. You will be able to explore Holmes Creek, Econfina, and the coastal Dune Lakes. Whether you are looking for canoe or kayaking tours, their guides are knowledgeable in every aspect of the activity and are also knowledgeable in their local terrain. 

They also offer beach gear rentals and have some amazing private beaches that offer gorgeous views. If you’re feeling even more adventurous, they offer underwater cave diving tours, giving you a truly unique experience that you won’t forget.

You won’t find breathtaking views like this anywhere else!

Paradise Adventures

Paradise Adventures offers you a more relaxing adventure, but still with amazing views unique to them. You will board a pontoon boat and begin your 3.5-hour trip with a ride through the Grand Lagoon to Shell Island. Once you have arrived, you can either play around on their inflatable waterpark or head to the beach to rent canoes and kayaks. You can then begin to explore everything that Shell Island has to offer including great views and local flora and fauna. Don’t be surprised to see some dolphins swimming close by! Paradise Adventures provides the perfect balance of fun and relaxation in the incredible Panama City Beach weather!

Plan Your Visit

Have a look through some of our amazing Panama City Beach condos, and when you are ready, contact us. Our staff would be happy to answer all of your questions and help you book your next Panama City Beach vacation!

Beach Rentals

Maybe you’re looking to kayak or canoe on your own instead of embarking on a tour. If you are looking to do something as a family, or even solo, you can look into Beach Rentals in Panama City Beach. They offer rentals of their equipment without requiring you to book a tour, so you can grab your equipment and head out to blaze your own path through the local waterways. This offers you your own unique adventure, and we can guarantee that you will still have some amazing views that you won’t find anywhere else. 

Be sure to read up on any rules that may be necessary before heading out! There are so many options when it comes to choosing a company for kayak or canoe rentals or any kind of beach gear. And with each rental, you are guaranteed to have an exciting time. The water is calling, and it’s time you answered that call. Grab breakfast in Panama City Beach and head out on your adventure!


Pelican Walk Rentals
6905 Thomas Drive
Panama City Beach, FL 32408
(850) 234-8090