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Paradise Coast Blueway

Welcome to the official site for the Paradise Coast Blueway, Collier County's Paddling Trail. A network of paddling routes along the extensive coastline, the trail leads kayakers and canoers on an exciting journey from the cypress, through the mangroves and out to the edge of the Gulf of Mexico utilizing GPS waypoints. Phase 1, the Ten Thousand Islands section of the Blueway, begins in Everglades City, at the northwestern tip of Everglades National Park’s Wilderness Waterway trail, and ends at the village of Goodland on Marco Island. There are six day trip trails as well as one long trail route in Phase 1. Eventually, with the completion of Phases 2 the Paradise Coast Blueway will provide routes through the northern border of Collier County in Bonita Springs. 

Thanks to the Paradise Coast Paddling Club for all of their volunteer hours and efforts during trail testing and mapping of the Blueway!

Florida Circumnavigational Saltwater Paddling Trail          Florida Paddling Trails Association          The Great Calusa Blueway 

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12345 Tamiami Trial N.
Naples, FL 34110

Let us outfit you or book you on a group tour while kayaking, paddleboarding or on Waverunners on the Cocohatchee River out to the Gulf of Mexico....

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All Water Excursions Marina

Everglades Adventures

107 Camellia St. (for GPS units, use 603 Collier Ave.; destination will be on the right)
Everglades City, FL 34139

Paddle with a naturalist guide on an unforgettable journey into the amazing Florida Everglades. Glide through sun-dappled mangrove tunnels while spott...

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Majestic egrets are common in the Everglades.

Paradise Coast Kayak Tours

Cochatchee River Park,
13535 Vanderbilt Drive
Naples, FL 34110

If you have no experience in a kayak, or you have years of experience in a kayak, you will love this family-friendly, fun-filled private Eco Tour of t...

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Adventure Paddle Tours

525 Newport Dr
Naples, FL 34114

We do what we love, Adventure Paddle Tours offers Florida Master Naturalist led kayak tours and ACA certified Standup Paddleboard (SUP) lessons, led b...

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Dolphins on our kayak tour

Naples Kayak Tours

Isles of Capri Paddling Park
920 Capri Blvd.
Naples, FL 34113

Marco Island is a great place for vacationing and kayaking is a great way to experience Marco … both in the day and the evening!...

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