What better way to spend the day with the ‘old man’ than a day at Tarpon Bay? Treat your father or husband to a day on the water. Tarpon Bay has pontoon boats, kayaks, canoes, bikes and more! Fishing charters or Hobie fishing kayaks are available for the avid angler. Kayaks and canoes are available to rent for those with a sense of adventure. Cruises are offered throughout the day for the gents who want to sit back, relax and enjoy the ride. Tarpon Bay Explorers offers activities great for all ages. Quality time with family can be well spent at one of the most beautiful natural areas in Southwest Florida.

Tarpon Bay Explorers is the concession to the J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge offering recreational and educational opportunities. Reservations are recommended for any guided tours, pontoon and Hobie rentals. Kayak, canoe, bike and paddleboard rentals are all first-come, first-serve between 8am-4pm. Rentals must be back to the shop by 5:45pm. Feel free to call the gift shop at 239-472-8900 or visit www.tarponbayexplorers.com for more information.