Pedal and Paddle Tour

Snow Hill Road Bridge, County Road 13

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Tour details

  • Approx. 6 hours
  • Age 12 and above
  • $150

Our favorite Eco-Tour in Orlando – Mountain Biking and Kayaking in one great day out! 

Join us for this 2 part adventure in the Seminole forest, just 30 minutes north of Orlando.

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Get ready for kayaking and mountain biking in one of the areas most beautiful forests. This is “real Florida,” and something you will definitely want to experience while staying in our great state. Did you know Florida is one of the most bio-diverse eco-systems in the world? Yep! On this tour you will get to see the giant gators, and river life of the Econolockhatchee river, and then mountain bike your way through some fun single tracks in the ancient Little Big Econ Forest.

Your guide will pick you up at your hotel (I-Drive and Lake Buena Vista only) between 8:30-9am. Self-drive guest must arrive to Seminole State Forest by 9am. Then we head to the ancient Seminole State Forest, also called “Little-Big Econ Forest.”

We start our day kayaking down the Econolockhatchee River, once home to Florida’s Native American Seminole tribe. Use your imagination as you begin to paddle your kayak down this famous blackwater river. You will be quickly be transported back in time to remote unspoiled Florida.  Look on the river bank for mounds – they could be “Indian mounds.” These were made by Native Americans as a type of storage area along the river, so they would have a rest stop while they navigated these waters on the way to the St. John’s River.  As you paddle, be on the lookout for alligators, bald eagles, blue herons and deer.

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We stop for a picnic lunch (included) along the river before finishing our kayaking early in the afternoon. After a short break, it’s time to peddle into the outback of the Little Big Econ Forest. Explore some of Florida’s best single tracks, as your ride through the forest, over bridges, through creeks. This is a fun 2-hour ride that finishes out our day.

BK’s Pedal and Paddle tour from Orlando is the only one of its kind and one you should not miss if you want to have a “real Florida” adventure!

What is included

  • All equipment
  • Snacks
  • Guides
  • Transportation (hotel pickup from I-Drive or Lake Buena Vista hotels between 8:30am and 9:00am)

What you should bring

  • Insect repellent
  • Sunglasses
  • Water bottle
  • Sunblock:

Departure schedule

Daily departures at 10am. Self-driving guests must arrive at Seminole State Forest by 9am. 

 

Group booking

Private group, school, church or businesses tour is available upon request. Call for more information and rates.

Meeting point

This tour meets on Snow Hill Road near Geneva, Florida. Please click the Google Maps link below for directions. Parking is under the bridge on Snow Hill Road, just passed the trailhead for the Little Big Econ State Forest.

https://goo.gl/maps/um7VqkMU5Ht

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  • This was an amazing tour! My daughter asked to do this for part of her graduation trip. I was hesitant to say the least. I’m afraid of dark water. But ...

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  • We had a great experience with our sunset kayak and bioluminescent tour. Our tour guide, John, was pretty awesome and knowledgeable about the area. He gave us some pretty interesting ...

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  • Went with friends for the Bioluminescence tour kayaking 10pm. We had a blast. Guides were fun and knew a lot about the nature of the wildlife preserve. We saw dolphins ...

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  • We were able to see manatees and dolphins. Plus, we watched the sunset. It was incredibly beautiful and romantic. I didn't capture the photo of the sun because I was ...

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