The Canoe Outpost on the Little Manatee River


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In a Nutshell

Kayaks and canoes float down 5 miles of tree-lined waters populated by manatees and other wildlife; shuttle service included

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Mar 31, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 2 per person, may buy 1 additional as gifts. Limit 2 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required. 24hr cancellation notice requested. 350lb. weight max per person for kayaks; 650lb. total weight max for canoes. At least 1 person in party must be 18 or older. Operates in all weather except in cases of flooding. In cases of flooding, business will contact the client to reschedule. Must sign waiver. 7% tax must be paid in cash upon arrival. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Florida's rivers are the natural habitat for many aquatic animals including fish, manatees, and the 2008 US Olympic swim team. Paddle through the home of champions with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $15 for a single-kayak trip down Little Manatee River (a $30 value)
  • $18 for a double-kayak or canoe trip down Little Manatee River (a $37 value)

Trips include all gear, access to a 5-mile stretch of Little Manatee River, and return transportation. A straight trip down the river takes approximately two hours, but paddlers are free to stop to enjoy picnics, activities, and state-park facilities. Activities include soaring through the sky on a rope swing, searching the water for manatees, or dipping into the cool river for a swim.

Though Canoe Outpost sometimes features a discounted price online, this Groupon still offers the best deal available.

Canoe Outpost

Away from the amusement parks and tourist hotspots Florida is known for, its rivers wind along sandy beaches, wildlife habitats, and lush marshlands. Canoe Outpost's cabin rentals and fleet of kayaks and canoes allow access to these natural attractions, thanks to their steadfast crew which helps paddlers launch into the Little Manatee River. Opportunities to paddle, hike, and arm-wrestle fish pepper the rivers, whose calmer areas allow for cool, refreshing swims.

Customer Reviews

Nice People, good safety equipment, beautiful environment
Marji D. · July 22, 2013
well organized, friendly staff, comfortable paddling with the current (shuttle back)
Antoinette B. · July 20, 2013
The staff was fantastic..... and our canoeing trip was a blast!
Amy N. · July 19, 2013

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