Sea Island Recreation


Water sports.

Smooth sailing.


Take the road less traveled. Actually, don’t take the road at all. We have vast marshlands, begging to be explored. Nature tours by kayak or paddleboard. Sailing school and sunset sails. With so many exciting activities to choose from, your history is yours for the making. Like the ebb and flow of the tide, every day is different. What will your day bring?

Reservations

Water sports require advance reservations, and are easily booked by calling:

Ways to Play View Other Sea Island Activities

Rainbow Island Water Sports Center


Guided Hobie Kayak Fishing

Rainbow Island Water Sports Center
View on Map

Enjoy the outdoors by experiencing a 4,000-year-old tradition of Kayak Fishing. Paddle into some of the local tributaries of the salt marsh and target various types of fish.

More details

Sunset Stand-Up Kayaking

Rainbow Island Water Sports Center
View on Map

Paddle along the coastal waterways behind Sea Island as the sun sets over the salt marsh and experience nature at its best. Offered Monday, Thursday–Saturday.

More details

Stand-Up Paddleboard Tour

Rainbow Island Water Sports Center
View on Map

Explore the vast tidal grasslands beyond our barrier Islands by paddleboard with our nature guide. Offered daily.

More details

Kayak Shore Lunch

Rainbow Island Water Sports Center
View on Map

Paddle to Sea Island's southernmost tip for an educational beach walk with a Naturalist to discuss the surrounding nature, followed by a private picnic lunch. Offered Sunday, Monday, and Friday.

More details

Sunset Kayak Trip

Rainbow Island Water Sports Center
View on Map

Come explore the marshes of Sea Island at sunset to experience nature at its best.

More details

Family Salt Marsh Kayaking

Rainbow Island Water Sports Center
View on Map

Explore the vast tidal grasslands behind our barrier islands by sea kayak with a Naturalist. We offer private shelling trips to the Southern tip of Sea Island (dependent upon low tides). Tandem kayaks available upon advance request.

More details

Backwater Sunfish Sailing Classes

Rainbow Island Water Sports Center
View on Map

This sailing lesson introduces wind direction, tidal currents, rigging the boat, identifying the purposes of the dager board, rudder, and sails. Also learn the fundamentals of rope knots. Offered daily.

More details

Beach Club Sailing Center


Hobie Cat® Shelling Tour

Beach Club Sailing Center
View on Map

A two-hour guided tour on a Hobie Cat® Getaway with a local naturalist. Tour can be customized and may include history, shelling, nature walks, while learning about coastal Georgia’s geography and wildlife.

More details

Hobie Cat® Open Ocean Dolphin Tour

Beach Club Sailing Center

Sail on a Hobie Cat in search of dolphin offshore.

Learn More More details

Hobie Cat® Sailing Lessons

Beach Club Sailing Center

Learn fundamentals of sailing, points of sail, nautical terms and language, maneuvering, tacking and gybing, and how to tie sailing knots! Minimum age 12.

More details

Body Board Rentals

Beach Club Sailing Center
View on Map

Ride the waves on the body boards with rentals available by the day.

More details

Kiteboarding Lessons and Power Kiting

Beach Club Sailing Center
View on Map

This class will advance the guest experience through harnessing wind energy with a kite and having it pull you across the water surface on a board, similar to wake boarding or surfing. The class will go over all the basic instructions safety, equipment, using the wind properly and board riding skills. Ages 16 and up.

More details

Beach Funcycle Rentals

Beach Club Sailing Center
View on Map

Explore Sea Island beach on this three-wheeled bike. Rentals available by the half-hour and hour-long periods.

More details

Stand-Up Ocean Paddleboard Rentals

Beach Club Sailing Center
View on Map

One-hour stand-up paddleboard rental.

More details

Ocean Kayak Rentals

Beach Club Sailing Center
View on Map

One-hour ocean kayak rental. Single and tandem available.

Sea Island Sailing School

Beach Club Sailing Center
View on Map

The Sea Island Sailing School is a three-hour experience for the beginning sailor. The school begins at Rainbow Island Watersports with a basic backwater sailing instruction on a Sunfish Sailboat on the Black Banks River. Then, the school moves to the Beach Club Sailing Center on the open ocean for instruction on the Hobie Cat® Wave. Lunch and transportation included. Offered Monday–Thursday.

More details

Private Beach Set-Up

Beach Club Sailing Center
View on Map

Two chairs with covers, umbrella, Bluetooth speaker, table, cooler with six waters, small fruit cup, and a beach attendant.

More details

If you are using a screen reader and are having problems using this website, please call 855-572-4975 for assistance. [ Dismiss ]