Join our trained educators on a variety of paddle trips that offer you an opportunity to explore Sarasota Bay. All kayaking equipment is provided, and class begins with basic kayaking instruction.
Ages: Dependent on Program. Full Moon Paddles are only offered for adults, 18 years and older. Family paddles are offered to ages 11 and older. Children younger than 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Children ages 14-18 may attend on their own but must bring a notarized Medical Treatment Authorization form.
Cost: Mote members: $24 per person for Mote members; $28 for non-members.
Reservations: Required 24 hours before the program begins. Programs are filled on a first-come, first-served basis, and are subject to change or cancellation based on weather conditions. We do not provide refunds unless we cancel the program.
- Registration for this program is available here.
- Contact Mote Education for more information, (941) 388-4441, ext. 348 or email email@example.com.
- Find out what to bring and what to wear here.
Full Moon Paddle
Kayaking doesn’t get much cooler than this. Take a break from the sun and join us for an evening paddle as we explore Florida’s coastal waters at dusk. Discover the animals that bring Sarasota Bay to life at night while taking a relaxing paddle on the moonlit water.
Family Fun Paddle
Coming in spring 2016.
To ensure the safety of our participants, kayaking programs may be canceled in cases of inclement weather. Participants will be notified of cancellations the day before the scheduled program. If Mote cancels a program, you may choose to have your payment refunded or credited to a future program.
If you must cancel: There are no refunds for Mote Education programs unless Mote cancels the program. If you provide notice of cancellation more than 24 hours before the program begins, we will credit your payment to a future Kayaking with Mote program. If you cancel within 24 hours of the program or fail to show up without giving notice, you will be charged in full for the program.
Our kayaking program is weather dependent. If a program is cancelled due to weather, we will notify you through the phone number and email you provide on this form. There are no refunds for Mote Education programs unless Mote cancels the program. If you provide notice of cancellation more than 24 hours before the program begins, we will credit your payment to a future program. If you cancel within 24 hours of the program or fail to show up without giving notice, you will be charged in full for the program.