Head to BASECAMP APALACH first, to plan your adventure. On the Forgotten Coast, we've still got "The Good Stuff" and we'll show you where to find it! We specialize in customized Geotourism itineraries, maps, tour referrals, and LOCAL KNOWLEDGE. Stop-in and browse our media-rich Eco-exploration Stations in our fully renovated facility in Downtown Apalachicola!
Go silently and hands free into the backwaters for adventures not often seen or experienced in the area's wider creeks and river of Tate's Hell.
You never know what you may find on the beach from one step to the next, from one tide to the next, one day to the next, or from one season to the next!
Explore Florida's Forgotten Coast of the Panhandle Big Bend region. Experience Florida's rich biodiversity at a leisurely pace. Walk for half a day, hike all day, or plan to camp over night.
We have Certified Green Guides to share their knowledge and experience. We can provide personalized guiding services or will customize one of our group tours for your exact needs. Most tours can be offered on any day by arrangement. Consider a personalized gift certificate for someone special this year. Call or email us for details.
Our goal is to provide adventure, pleasure and a safe excursion. Hiking excursions or combined kayak/hiking are available. Experience ...one of the top five "hot spots" Ecosystems in the nation according to the Nature Conservancy.
Ray's Kayaks -"An Adventure Never Forgotten"
U.S Power Squadron Boating Classes, CPR & Wilderness First Aid, Florida Trail Association - Activity Leadership Training, U.S. Forest Service Certified Sawyer, Certified Green Guide, Florida Master Naturalist-Wetlands, National Park Service Volunteer and Toastmasters International Competent Leader Award and Advance Communicator Award.