Adventure through stunningly clear spring-fed waters of Merritt’s Mill in a 100% clear kayak! Undoubtedly one of our most beautiful locations, this is a must-do in Florida’s Panhandle!
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This 100% Clear Kayaking Tour in the Florida Panhandle will weave through cypress-tree filled crystal clear waters to find hidden underwater caves. Along the way you will discover yourself surrounded by limestone cliffs, wildlife, and irresistible opportunities to jump into the refreshing springs!
Your guide will educate you about Merritt’s Mill’s underground aquifer and wildlife, all while capturing those candid photos so that you can bring a little bit of the magic home with you!
Location: Nestled between Panama City, Destin, and Tallahassee, this North Florida adventure is nearby Florida Caverns State Park and is the perfect activity for families, friends, couples, bachelor and bachelorette parties, and even the solo adventurist! We can’t wait for you to enjoy Merritt’s Mill Pond in Marianna near the emerald coast!
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Take a fully private tour at Merritt’s Mill with one of our amazing guides!
- This 100% Clear Kayaking Adventure in the Florida Panhandle will have you seeing views even your dreams couldn’t produce! As you embark on this guided eco-tour through cypress-tree filled crystalline turquoise waters to find hidden underwater caves, you will discover yourself surrounded by limestone cliffs, wildlife, and irresistible opportunities to jump into the refreshing springs!
- This 2 hour guided adventure includes a long beginner paddle that launches and ends at the same point.
- Each tandem kayak fits 2 people
- There are several deeper areas where participants can take a quick swim if they choose. – Nature surrounds the clear spring water everywhere you turn.
- Be on the lookout for many different species of birds, plants, turtles, fish, otters, alligators and more
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↠ MEET OUR TEAM ↞
Brooke is always on the lookout for an adventure. She has her degree in Animal Science from Sam Houston State University and is working to get her masters in Wildlife Biology. Born in New Mexico and raised in Texas, she is not a native Floridian, but don’t let that fool you because she has vast knowledge of the ecosystem. Her favorite ways to pass time include hiking, fishing, photography, creating art, training horses, traveling, and exploring the great outdoors.
Raised in Texas and new to Florida, Luke has an adventurous take on life. He earned his Eagle Scout award in 2014 and has always loved the outdoors and exploring new places. He attended Baylor University where he received his degree in biology. As a life-long learner, he continues to research nature, history, and ways to preserve the ecosystem. In his free time he likes to hike, swim, and travel. Luke is excited about where life takes him next and is always down for a new adventure.
A Florida native and animal lover since birth, Elijah was raised around a plethora of animals. Including dogs, cats, skunks, raccoons, lizards, fish, and even a Wallaby. If you are out on a tour with Elijah he will be sure to tell you some unique and interesting facts about the flora and fauna!
Matt is focused on a health and fitness lifestyle and is always looking for a great adventure in life. He enjoys going hiking, working out, kayaking, surfing, and just hanging out with his dog. As a child he always enjoyed going to the beach or the mountains and learning about the eco systems and observing how it all works together. He has always had a passion for laborious jobs, problem solving and helping people out. His goal is to make your paddling adventure on Merritt’s Mill Pond an enjoyable, and memorable visit you won’t forget!
Being a lifetime Marianna local, Dylan has both worked and played on Merritt’s Mill Pond from the age of just 4 years old. His love for the great outdoors began in his childhood, and it was on the tranquil slow flowing Merritt’s Mill Pond, that he first discovered his passion for kayaking. With nearly 2 decades of hands-on experience, Dylan has become an expert in navigating the serene water bodies of the South-East. He’s paddled through the crystal-clear waters of Spring Creek, the winding Chipola River, and the alligator estuaries of Donaldsonville Georgia’s Seminole State Park. Dylan is not just an expert kayaker, but also a CPR-certified lifeguard of 3 years, ensuring you feel secure and comfortable during your adventure. His vast knowledge of local history and wildlife adds an informative touch to every tour, turning every paddle stroke into a learning experience. So, grab a paddle and join him for an unforgettable adventure on the water!
Acquiring the nickname “Bubbles” for her energetic personality, Keirstin is an avid outdoor lover who is always looking to dive into something new. She graduated from EMT school and is currently pursuing a degree in Biology with dreams of practicing medicine. Her passion for learning new things is palpable and she is always excited to share her knowledge of Florida’s flora and fauna! When she’s not buried in textbooks, she loves to play ukulele, compete in triathlons, crochet animals, and spend time with her corgi Gatsby.
Mike has been paddling quiet mountain lakes and exciting river rapids for many years. You can also find him beach combing or surf fishing on Florida’s many beaches. He’s a retired Wildlife Biologist and District Ranger after working 33 years with the US Forest Service out west and in Florida. Share a couple hours on Merritt’s Mill Pond with Mike and he’ll share his love of the outdoors and a bit of his ecological knowledge with you.
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