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Florida stand up paddleboarding

Fort Walton Beach Paddleboarding

Stand up paddleboarding (or SUP) is a newer sport that comes from an ancient Polynesian tradition, giving you and your guests a leisurely yet invigorating way to experience Fort Walton Beach out on the waters of the Gulf of Mexico. To learn more about your options for Florida stand up paddleboarding in Fort Walton Beach, read on below!

Explore Fort Walton Beach from the Water with Fort Walton Beach Paddleboarding

In Fort Walton Beach, you’ll encounter a variety of stand up paddleboarding rental companies and tour providers, giving you the option of a guided tour experience or exploring the shimmering waters of the gulf on a solo adventure.

SUP Express is a local Florida stand up paddleboarding company that serves Fort Walton Beach and the surrounding area, including Okaloosa Island, Destin Harbor, and all of the bayous of Fort Walton Beach. The company offers SUP tours and rentals, as well as free delivery of your SUP rental to your vacation rental. SUP Express’ tours include sunrise, sunset, and night paddling tours.

Rental rates for SUP Express range from $45.00 for a 4 hour half day rental to $75.00 for an 8 hour full day rental, with options for multi day rentals and guided tours depending on availability. Weekly and group discounts are also available.

Power Watersports is another local SUP rental provider. While this company does not offer SUP tours, they do offer inexpensive pricing and flexible rental times, starting at $20.00 for a 1 hour rental and maxing out at $65.00 for an 8 hour rental. The company is based out of Choctawhatchee Bay, offering renters an easier paddling experience than stand up paddleboarding in the Gulf.

Finally, Destiny Water Adventures rounds out our list of Fort Walton Beach paddleboarding rental companies. This company provides inexpensive stand up paddleboard rentals, beginning at $20.00 per hour, with discounts available for multi hour rentals.

Whichever stand up paddleboarding provider you choose, your time out on the water in Fort Walton Beach is sure to be memorable and enjoyable!

Check Out Tommy’s Water Adventures

When you can’t wait to make the most Emerald Coast paddleboarding, Tommy’s Water Adventures is another great option to look into. This locally owned and operate company is passionate about the area and people they serve, and it shows! Here, Fort Walton Beach guests can count on finding quality paddleboards and instruction upon request. Tommy’s Water Adventures serves Fort Walton Beach as well as Niceville and Destin too. Hoping to pair your paddleboarding adventure with some kayaking fun? You’re in luck as Tommy’s Water Adventures rents those out as well. The paddleboards and kayaks this company provides are perfect for an ecology tour and just as well suited to a leisurely drift along the shoreline. Either way, it’s a one-stop-shop for everything you need to make the most of the fun. As an added benefit, Tommy’s Water Adventures offers free pickup and deliver for both weekly and daily rentals throughout the areas they serve. Delivery hours run between 7:00 am and 11:00 am daily. When you rent with Tommy’s Water Adventures, there are a variety of items included. From a life jacket and whistle to a paddle and basic operating instructions, you’ll find that all the details are in place for a fun and safe day on the waves. With Tommy’s Water Adventures, a 1-day rental costs $75, a 2-day rental costs $100 and a 3-day rental costs $125.

Take Paddleboarding to the Next Level in Fort Walton Beach

While learning to paddleboard is exciting, there are plenty of Fort Walton Beach visitors who have perfected their balance and are looking to take their time on the water to the next level. In many cases, this means investing in a quality paddleboard of your very own. Fort Walton Beach is a great getaway destination to purchase a paddleboard because it also provides plenty of options for putting your new investment to the test! Head over to BOTE Fort Walton Beach at 158 Miracle Strip Parkway SE when you’re ready to enjoy a stress-free browse of top-end paddleboards available for sale. BOTE Fort Walton Beach is known and loved for their friendly service and knowledgeable staff who are more than ready and willing to help inform customers on product specifics. Since opening in 2015, BOTE Fort Walton Beach has gain enormous popularity both for their products and services. On-site, visitors will have access to a variety of paddleboards in varying styles and colors to meet many preferences. You’ll even find third party accessories that can be helpful to pair with your paddleboard such as Thule Rack Systems and Yeti coolers. BOTE Fort Walton Beach is open Monday through Saturday from 10:00 am until 6:00 pm and on Sundays from 9:00 am until 3:00 pm.

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