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Bowditch Point Paddle

On July 30th, the Ocean Tribe Paddling Club will host an afternoon paddling excursion at Bowditch Point Regional Park. Bowditch Point Regional Park encompasses the entire tip of Estero Island. This quiet park offers the best of Estero Bay and the Gulf. A bayside dock offers easy access to the calm waters of the Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Trail. Also, don't forget to bring your binoculars, as Bowditch Point is a designated Great Florida Birding Trail site.

Those interested in joining the group should meet at Bowditch Point Bayside Dock Kayak Launch at 2:45 pm. The paddle will begin at 3:00 pm. The paddle will last approximately one and a half hours. Participants are invited to bring their own vessel, or a limited number of loaner vessels can be reserved in advance by contacting Any weather-related updates or schedule changes will be posted on the Ocean Tribe Outfitters Facebook page at least one hour prior to the event.

Our paddling community is open to everyone, and your first event is always free. After that, we request that you purchase a club membership via our website. Ocean Tribe Outfitters is a branch of Sanibel Sea School that helps the local paddling community better explore, enjoy, and understand the ocean. Visit or follow us on Facebook and Instagram to learn more.

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