Up a Creek Kayak Tours in Naples Florida

Kayak Tour Guides

We have a diverse range of kayak tour guides. There's a reason our customers keep coming back! It's always nice to put a face to the name and see who you might be paddling with on your kayak tour.

Tour Guide Lewis
Captain Lewis - Master Naturalist

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

Tour Guide Susan
Susan - Master Naturalist & Biologist

Susan has lived in Naples for 40+ years. Susan is a master-naturalist, kayak instructor and she was one of the original pioneers of biologist-led kayak tours in Rookery Bay and Southwest Florida. Susan also used to be a middle school science teacher. After 8 years of success and being naples #1 rated kayak tour, Susan sold her company to Paddle Marco. She now has more time with her grandchildren and give tours part-time.
Tour Guide Susan

Tour Guide Jake
Jake - Guide & Photographer

Jake has grown up on Marco Island since he was just a young boy. Since Jake is a local, he has the upper-hand on Marco Island's history and nature. Jake also studied criminal justice. When Jake isn't out kayaking in the mangroves, you can find him playing on Keewaydin Island with his dogs or boating around second chance island.

Tour Guide Olga
Olga - Guide & Photographer

Olga is from Ust-Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan (what a mouthful!). She is fluent in Russian 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. Olga trained with biologists and naturalists and loves to share her knowledge of Marco Island, Naples and the environment.