Coast & Islands Skiff Supported

double oars

6 days | $1,995

Coast & Islands Skiff Supported

Kayak baja's nearby islands and coastline

Paddling South
ADVENTURE TYPE

Kayak, Snorkeling, Hiking

EXPERIENCE NECESSARY

No Experience

AGE MINIMUM

12

DESTINATION / LOCATION

Loreto, Baja Mexico

TRIP DATES

Mar 31, 2024 - Apr 5, 2024
Apr 28, 2024 - May 3, 2024
Nov 3, 2024 - Nov 8, 2024
Nov 10, 2024 - Nov 15, 2024
Nov 17, 2024 - Nov 22, 2024
Nov 24, 2024 - Nov 29, 2024
Dec 1, 2024 - Dec 6, 2024
Dec 8, 2024 - Dec 13, 2024
Dec 15, 2024 - Dec 20, 2024
Dec 22, 2024 - Dec 27, 2024
Dec 29, 2024 - Jan 3, 2025
Jan 5, 2025 - Jan 10, 2025
Jan 12, 2025 - Jan 17, 2025
Jan 19, 2025 - Jan 24, 2025
Jan 26, 2025 - Jan 31, 2025
Mar 9, 2025 - Mar 14, 2025
Mar 16, 2025 - Mar 21, 2025
Mar 23, 2025 - Mar 28, 2025
Mar 30, 2025 - Apr 4, 2025
Apr 6, 2025 - Apr 11, 2025
Apr 13, 2025 - Apr 18, 2025
Apr 20, 2025 - Apr 25, 2025
Apr 27, 2025 - May 2, 2025
May 4, 2025 - May 9, 2025
May 11, 2025 - May 16, 2025

COST

$1,995

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Highlights

  • Explore Baja’s nearby islands and coastline
  • Snorkeling, Hiking, Sea Kayaking
  • Local guides with cultural, historical, ecological knowledge of area
  • Learn about ranch and village life in Mexico
  • Amazing food cooked for you

WEEKLONG ADVENTURE THROUGH THE ISLANDS AND COAST OF BAJA

Paddling South’s 6-day kayaking trip through the islands and along the coast of Baja California offers a little of everything. You will spend the first half of the trip exploring the isolated islands near Loreto, and miles of pristine wilderness along the coastline. These scenic landscapes are teeming with life above and below the water, and you will have an unprecedented chance to witness the wildlife first-hand. You'll often get to experience the cultural aspects of nearby ranches and fishing villages as well.

ITINERARY

Your adventure begins with a Pre-trip orientation with your guides, on the afternoon before launch day. We will communicate and coordinate in advance with all guests the time and location for a comfortable outside meeting at a convenient location in town. At this orientation session, our guides will explain the trip in more detail, and answer any questions you may have. Afterward, you are free to explore Loreto for a place to get dinner—the guides will be happy to provide some recommendations!

 

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ABOUT MOTORIZED SKIFF SUPPORTED TRIPS

Our motorized 26' support boats (Pangas) allow you to enjoy comfortable camps, light nimble kayaks, and delicious meals and drinks.

The Panga carries all the camping gear, most personal gear, and provisions, leaving you to paddle light, empty kayaks. This also eliminates the repetitive task of squeezing all your gear into tiny compartments only to unpack again a few hours later. It is also physically easier to paddle a light kayak.

We are able to carry a much more comfortable camp in this way as well. Think upright chairs, tables, large shade structures, and private bathroom accommodations. This is not glamping, but it is definitely very comfortable!

Our panga driver (panguero) and guides will take care of providing you with 3 delicious and healthy meals and snacks each day, and they will do all the cleaning up. Also, having a motor boat along means that we are able to take ice chests allowing for a rich array of specialty foods and beverages. We are also able to offer a more flexible program. For instance, less energetic folks may choose to hitch a ride in the panga to the next camping beach. We can also provide side trips to otherwise inaccessible yet interesting locations. Please note that we still require your assistance to set up/take down your own tent and we appreciate any help loading and unloading the boat when we change camp.

These boats do not travel with us each day, so that we enjoy a true wilderness paddling experience, but they are always a quick radio call away should we need them for any reason. They are especially delightful to have around when we see whales in the distance, or dolphin stampedes from our camp. We will usually gather folks into the boat and head out for a special wildlife viewing experience, oftentimes getting as "up close and personal" as is appropriate!

This trip begins at Loreto. Located on the lower part of the eastern gulf coastline, this town has long been a destination for people seeking a wilderness adventure.

Custom Trip

Trips are available on a custom basis for couples, small groups or families.

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Accommodations
Hotel accommodations are not included in the trip package. You will want to book accommodations for at least the night before the first published day of the trip, and then again for the night of the last published day of the trip.

For our confirmed clients, we are pleased to offer the services of our preferred Travel Planners, to assist with all of your flight and hotel needs. Although limited in number, visitors to Loreto have lodging choices that range from Luxury to budget. Our travel planner will assist you in determining lodging that fits your preferences. Our Travel planners are seasoned Baja veterans, and will help you find the best flight arrangements as well, so that your trip planning is smooth and efficient.

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Ages 12 years old and up. Please call for questions about kids under 12 years old.

If you have any questions feel free to contact us.+