Experience a barrier island as few people do on a backcountry expedition with Burnham Guides. Join us for an unforgettable adventure paddling with the ponies and camping in the pines. The first trip is May 26-29, 2015, with more dates available in September and October.
Less than three hours from D.C. on Maryland's coast, this national treasure celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. Famous for its wild horses and white sand beaches, the 37-mile-long barrier island also offers paddling through bayside marshes, hiking in maritime forests, and remote backcountry camping.
As always, Burnham Guides take care of all the details for you, from gear to healthy meals, unmatched guiding services and extras like yoga on the beach.
Trips are fully-outfitted, and include sea kayaks, camping gear, meals and instruction. Other activities: Hiking, pony and birdwatching, yoga on the beach, and optional stand-up paddleboarding (SUP).
Inaugural trip: May 26-29, 2015
4-day/3-night (arrive the evening of May 25 to camp near the launch if you'd like)
Cost: $795 per person.
Discount for bringing own sea kayak and/or camping gear.
Next trips will be scheduled September through mid-October.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 305-240-0650 for more information or to book a trip. More details.
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