Family Fun on the Water

August 2023

Kid-Friendly Sea Kayaking Activities

paddles in the water in a kayak

When it comes to creating unforgettable family memories, few things compare to the joy of embarking on a sea kayaking adventure together. North Island Kayak, nestled in the breathtaking beauty of Telegraph Cove, offers the perfect opportunity for families to bond, explore, and connect with nature. In this article, we’ll delve into the exciting world of kid-friendly sea kayaking activities tailored to families looking to enjoy quality time on the water. Please note that North Island Kayak welcomes children aged 5 years and older for these incredible experiences.

1. Making Memories Togetehr

Imagine the excitement on your child’s face as they paddle alongside you, surrounded by the pristine waters and stunning landscapes of Telegraph Cove. Our family-friendly sea kayaking tours are designed to cater to both kids and adults, making it an ideal activity for multi-generational outings. Bring along a waterproof camera or a smartphone in a waterproof case to capture those special moments shared with your family

2. Unforgettable 2-Hour Family Tours

At North Island Kayak, we understand that young adventurers have their own pace. Our 2-hour family tours are crafted to accommodate the needs and attention spans of children, ensuring they remain engaged and enthralled throughout the journey. During this time, families can explore the cove’s tranquil waters, soak in the breathtaking views, and bond over the shared experience of kayaking. The smiles, the laughter, and the shared accomplishments on the water are memories you’ll treasure for years to come!

3. Safety First: Kids and Kayaking

Safety is our top priority at North Island Kayak. Children aged 5 and above are at an age where they can actively participate in kayaking with the guidance of their guardians. Our experienced guides provide thorough safety instructions and ensure that all family members are equipped with the necessary safety gear before embarking on their adventure.

4. Encountering Wildlife Up Close

One of the most exciting aspects of kayaking in Telegraph Cove is the chance to encounter wildlife in their natural habitat. Keep your eyes peeled for playful seals, majestic eagles, and maybe even a curious otter or two. Imagine the awe in your child’s eyes as they witness these incredible creatures from the vantage point of their kayak.

5. Educational Adventures

A sea kayaking experience isn’t just thrilling – it’s educational too! Our knowledgeable guides share fascinating insights about the local marine ecosystem, teaching kids about the diverse marine life, kelp forests, and the delicate balance of the ocean environment. Learning becomes an adventure of its own.

At North Island Kayak, we believe that connecting with nature is a wonderful way to strengthen family bonds and create lasting memories. Our kid-friendly sea kayaking activities are designed with the whole family in mind, allowing you to explore Telegraph Cove’s beauty while enjoying quality time together. Get ready for a remarkable family adventure that blends exploration, education, and the magic of the sea. Book your family’s sea kayaking experience with North Island Kayak today!