Located between Big Talbot Island and Little Talbot Island, Kayak Amelia is Talbot Islands State Parks' canoe and kayak visitor service provider. Kayak Amelia offers everything from canoe and kayak rentals to special focus guided trips. The facility provides local information including maps, safety guidance, and possible routes. Inside the concession you will find snacks and drinks, restrooms, and souvenirs. If you have your own kayak you can use the hand-launch ramp located here for $1.00 per person. Please check in at the front desk before launching.
Kayak Amelia offers numerous types of guided paddles including: birding paddles, tai-chi paddles, stand up paddleboard yoga, sunset and full-moon paddles, as well as special focus paddles. All guided trips include instruction, snack, and interpretation. They also offer day camps for children during the summer months.
Kayak Amelia has a quaint gift shop which offers visitors earth friendly products including clothing made from organic cotton, hemp and bamboo, DEET free insect repellent, Fair trade necklaces, natural handmade soaps, and health conscious snacks and beverages. For more information on products offered contact Kayak Amelia.
Kayak Amelia is open 9:00 am to 5:00 pm throughout the year; however, it is closed on Wednesdays, December through February. For additional information contact Kayak Amelia at (904) 251-0016 or the Talbot Islands Ranger Station at (904) 251-2320.