Lincoln City Kayak Tour Guides
Lincoln City Kayak Tour Guides – If you’ve always wanted to try kayaking, but need a little help getting started. Book a kayak tour with Safari Town Surf Shop today. Our Kayak Tour Guides are all experienced waterman and are registered guides with the Oregon State Marine Board. Safari Town’s guides are also trained and certified with the American Red Cross in First Aid & CPRto help insure your safety.
Our kayak tour guides know and love the central Oregon coast and love to share their knowledge of the area with our guests.
Meet Our Lincoln City Kayak Tour Guides
With over 40 years of water experience in the Pacific Northwest, you won’t find a better guide than Tony for your Oregon Coast kayaking adventure. Tony is an accomplished surfer and water-man who has enjoyed living in the beautiful Cascade Head area of the central Oregon Coast for nearly 30 years. His local knowledge and water experience make him the perfect kayak tour guide whether its your first time kayaking, or your hundredth. Leave the details in the hands of an expert, and allow Tony to take you on the kayaking trip of a lifetime. Tony is also trained and certified with the American Red Cross in First Aid & CPRto help insure your safety.
Kendal Gile was born and raised in Lincoln City, Oregon. His love for the ocean and the wildlife that surrounds it was evident early on. He has enjoyed surfing, kayaking, fishing, hiking and exploring the area since he was able to walk. His young adventurous spirit is contagious. He is continuing this passion at Oregon State University by majoring in marine biology.
He grew up just minutes from the Salmon River Estuary, so his knowledge of the area is virtually unmatched. His expertise in the area makes him the perfect tour guide as you tour through the remarkable waters of the estuary. Kendal is also first aid and CPR certified with The American Red Cross, and registered with the Oregon State Marine Board to help insure your safety.
Sign up for your tour today and allow Kendal to take you on the kayak tour of a lifetime.
Growing up on the beautiful Oregon Coast has given Kevin Gile a deep love and respect for the ocean since birth. Surfing and Kayaking from a very young age has given him a wealth of knowledge and experience in our local waters. As a former lifeguard for the City of Lincoln City, Kevin also has experience & training in lifesaving water skills. Leave the details to Kevin as he guides you through the stunningly beautiful waters of the Salmon River Estuary. You won’t be sorry you trusted a local expert. Kevin is trained and certified with the American Red Cross in First Aid/CPR/AED to help insure your safety.
Chase Prins is a born and raised Lincoln City local. He has spent countless days on the salmon river estuary, crabbing, fishing and exploring its natural beauty. He has always been fascinated by nature his whole life and is studying Environmental Science with an aquatic biology specialization at Oregon State University.
He has spent a lot of time volunteering and learning with organizations such as US Fish and Wildlife, Salmon River Fish hatchery and groups doing marbled murrelet surveys. As a summer intern with Salmon Drift Creek Watershed Council Chase has become very knowledgeable about our local watersheds and the local ecosystem. Spending a whole summer out on local streams and rivers collecting data, learning techniques in a water quality lab, and attending conservation group meetings, Chase has a well rounded knowledge and perspective on the Salmon river and the local natural wildlife areas unique to the Oregon Coast.
Spending countless hours on or in the water surfing, diving and working as a lifeguard in the past he is very comfortable and experienced on the water.
Chase is also trained and certified with the American Red Cross in First Aid & CPR to help insure your safety.
Book an Oregon Coast Kayak Tour with us Today!
Oregon State Marine Board Guide Registration
Oregon State Marine Board 2020 Waterway Access Permit
American Red Cross First Aid And CPR Certificates