What It’s Like to Paddle with Us

What do we mean by “paddle yourself to a better place”? It’s all about experiencing something new, enjoying our unique Keys environment, hanging out with friends and family, and making incredible memories. On land and on the water–we want you...
10 Awesome Manatee Facts

10 Awesome Manatee Facts

Looking for manatees in the mangroves of the Florida Keys? You’re not alone! “Where can I see a manatee?” is definitely one of the most common questions we get at PADDLE! the Florida Keys, and we’re always out looking for them ourselves. But...
Go Inside PADDLE! with 360 Tour

Go Inside PADDLE! with 360 Tour

At PADDLE! the Florida Keys, we’re always trying to stay on top of the latest technology to connect customers to our shop. From our mobile-adaptive site, you can book rentals, deliveries, and tours, and now, from Google, you can launch into a tour of the inside...

Longboards, Long Night at 24-Hour Ultraskate

The Florida Keys Longboard Alliance sent four local residents to Homestead Speedway to participate inUltraskate, a 24-hour skateboard race. They joined about 120 other distance skateboarders from as far away as the Netherlands and France. PADDLE! the Florida Keys had...
How to Enjoy and Care for a Stand Up Paddleboard

How to Enjoy and Care for a Stand Up Paddleboard

You’ve just bought a new stand up paddleboard (SUP), and it’s perfect. Long and sleek, flawless and gleaming. Now, you want it to stay that way for as long as possible. What do you do? Here are some tips for how to use and take care of your paddleboard to...
The Basics of Buying a Paddleboard

The Basics of Buying a Paddleboard

These are the 5 most important considerations for buying a paddleboard: 1. What else does the shop sell? Look for stores that are truly focused on paddleboards, and not just looking to cash in on the latest craze. You wouldn’t buy a motorcycle from a car dealer or...
4 days in the Everglades

4 days in the Everglades

Shark River tide chart Jan7 Hi 12:12pm Lo 18:10 Hi 23:10 Jan 8 Lo 7:00 Hi 12:49 Lo 18:51 Jan 9 Lo 7:38 Hi 13:27 Lo 19:32 Jan 10 Lo 8:17 Hi 14:05 Lo 20:14 Jan 11 Lo 8:57 Hi 14:44 Lo 20:57 Thursday – paddle from Coot Bay Pond through coot bay into whitewater bay...
Why Paddle with PADDLE?

Why Paddle with PADDLE?

Up and down the Florida Keys, more and more businesses are joining in on paddleboard and kayak rentals and eco-tours. If you’re visiting the area, you have options, from other outdoor sports companies to hotels and other vendors. So why should you choose PADDLE!...