Paddle Marco

Kayak Tour Guides

There's a reason our customers return year-after-year to see us! Humor, photography, entertainment and education are all part of our award-winning kayak tours. Come see why every hotel and local business on Marco Island refers their customers to Paddle Marco. Call: (239) 777-5423 or book online today!



Master Naturalist Tour Guide Lewis
Captain Lewis - Master Naturalist

Captain Lewis hails from northern Maine. When he's not entertaning our kayak customers in Florida, you can find him leading fly fishing trips and hanging at Stan's in Goodland. Lewis is a boat captain, firefighter, airplane pilot and he studied environmental science. His real passion is entertaining kayak tour customers and he has been giving kayak tours for 7 years! Let Captain Lewis show you the funny side of nature!
Master Naturalist Tour Guide Lewis



Biologist Tour Guide Susan
Susan - Master Naturalist & Biologist

Susan has lived in Naples for 40+ years. Susan is the pioneer of biologist-led kayak tours in Rookery Bay and Southwest Florida. Susan is also a master-naturalist and ACA certified kayak instructor. She founded Up a Creek Kayak Tours and made a name for herself as the #1 rated kayak tour company in Naples. Susan sold her company to Paddle Marco after 8 years of success and gives tours for us part-time.
Biologist Tour Guide Susan



Tour Guide Jake
Jake - Guide & Photographer

Jake has grown up on Marco Island since he was 2 years old. With Jake being a local, he has the upper-hand on Marco Island's history, fishing, boating knowledge and nature. When Jake isn't out kayaking in the mangroves, he enjoys long walks on the beach. You can usually find him boating around Keewaydin or playing with his 3 dogs.



Tour Guide Olga
Olga - Guide & Photographer

Olga originates from the old soviet block of Kazakhstan. She is fluent in Russian, Turkish and English. Olga has been giving tours since our inception in 2016. Olga's has master's degree in the teaching of English and also works as a photographer and runway model. Having trained with master-naturalists, Olga happily shares her knowledge of Marco Island, Naples and the surrounding areas.