Peaks Island

Kayaking Peaks Island, United States

Peaks Island and the nearby archipelago of islands provide us with protected waterways. The Island provides short but lively crossings, and the challenge of rocks and surf. It's a dramatic scene of open ocean and dramatic cliffs nearby. Maine Island Kayak Co has been operating for more than 30 years on Peaks Island.

Location by Maine Island Kayak Co

Packages at this location


Half-day trips are around 3 hours on the water and are suited for athletic beginners. You can choose between single kayaks and tandem kayaks. We start in the morning with the guides meeting you.

  • Suited for athletic beginners

  • Explore the islands of Casco Bay by kayak


We start this trip by paddling by kayak from Peaks Island, you’ll see the lovely colors of the sky reflected in the water. It’s rare on the east coast to be able see the sunset over the water. This trip takes around 2 hours to complete.

  • Enjoy the rare sunset seen on the Eastcoast

  • Choose between single and tandem kayaks


Enjoy the full day out on water! Full day trips allow us to get to some great places and really experience the wonders of the outer edges of Casco Bay. Paddling from our base on Peaks Island, we wander out to the famed lighthouses, through protected passages, along rocky cliffs, beneath Civil War era forts, past seal covered ledges to island retreats.

  • Lunch is included

  • 5 to 7 hours on open water

About the location


Maine Island Kayak Co does not offer any accommodation, but there are hotels on the nearby Islands. Maine Island Kayak Co can recommend hotels upon request.


Peaks Island is located in Maine, United States. The island is located in North-east of United States. The closest city nearby that is big is Portland, Peak Island is 5 km from Portland.


Lunch is included in all daily packages.


Maine Island Kayak Co offers different type of packages, from half day to full day trips.


  • Lunch

  • Lessons

Available activities

  • Daytrips

  • Excursions