Back in 1979, we were a windsurfing school operating off of the beach in Sea Pines. Since then, Outside has grown to become the Lowcountry’s leading outdoor outfitter. In addition to providing a multitude of excellent programs 365 days a year, Outside has 2 retail locations and offers group adventures, destination management and team building programs.
The staff at Outside is made up of experienced, knowledgeable and personable retail associates, reservationists, interpretive naturalist guides and USCG licensed Captains. We are committed to offering exceptional programs along with unparalleled customer service. Fueled by ongoing education and training of our staff, we take great pride in the quality of our programs and products.
Outside has over 35 years of experience in creating and customizing life-changing adventures. Our programs include guided kayak tours, kayak fishing, boat based dolphin tours, charter fishing, tours of historic Bluffton and Daufuskie, kids and teens camps, stand-up paddleboarding programs, boat rentals, surf lessons and much more.
Up to 3 people - $295.00 + tax
Additional person - $85.00 + tax
Get on the water with one of our custom kayak tours & classes
If you can dream it, we can do it! Outside Palmetto Bluff private kayak tours and instruction programs are designed around your groups goals and desires. Using our network of guides, instructors and reservations specialists, we will design a program for you!
For those new to kayaking, we offer instructional programs that will set you on the right course for a lifetime of rewarding paddling. Our American Canoe Association instructors teach introduction to kayaking, strokes and maneuvers, assisted rescues and self rescues, launching and recovering, trip planning, kayak touring, tide interpretation and outfitting. For more experienced paddlers, potential instruction topics include kayak surfing, eskimo rolls, race training, freestyle, advanced strokes and commands, open water kayaking, trip leading, expedition planning, safety and health… to name only a few! Instructors are expertly trained, patient and very experienced with different types of paddlers.
- This activity will meet at the Paddle House which is located underneath the Canoe Club Restaurant.
- Address: 41 Boat House St. Bluffton, SC 29910
Health and Safety Policy
We are happy you have decided to spend time OUTSIDE. Fresh air and open space in the Carolina Low Country is a great elixir.
Please be assured that our #1 priority is the health and safety of Outside Brands customers and employees. Below are proactive measures in place to make sure both you and our employees feel safe
Stringent cleaning and sanitizing protocol is in place. This includes all:
Employee personal hygiene and interaction protocol implemented
Group sizes reduced
Please complete your participation waiver digitally.
We are closely monitoring recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and heeding advice from local and regional health officials. As circumstances develop, we will continue to rely on their expertise to help guide our decision-making.
As a company, we are taking precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19. In addition to our strict cleaning and personal protection procedures, we are giving our guides and captains autonomy to require mask-wearing on their trips. Please arrive with a mask, ready to wear it if requested by our staff. If you don’t have a mask, we have them available for purchase at check-in.