guy kayakingIf you’re looking for a sea kayak guide in Maine, you’ve come to the right place.

The Maine Association of Sea Kayak Guides and Instructors is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising professional standards for those guiding and teaching sea kayaking on the Maine Coast.
We work closely with United States Coast Guard, Maine Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife, Maine Island Trail Association, Department of Marine Resources,
Maine Sea Grant and the Department of Conservation to improve the safety of the paddling industry.

Here you will find a list of our members, companies and individuals with links to their web sites and e-mail addresses. Each of our members has committed to embrace the highest professional business practices and Standards.

Tips on How to Choose a Guide or Instructor? Here you’ll get a full list of questions to ask when signing up for a tour or class. Once you’ve employed one of our members, we’d like to know about your experience.

Tips on How to Kayak? Watch the Youtube video to help you get started on the right foot. While nothing compares to the real thing, it can be a good course for those who have never practiced prior to their first kayak trip.

Tips on How to Choose a Kayak? Check out Amadillo’s kayak reviews page on how to select the right kayak for you and a list of kayaks available for purchase.

Please use our Feedback Form. We’ll pass these comments along to the member (anonymously) and keep a database to assist MASKGI’s strive for excellence!