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20 YEAR ANNIVERSARY Summer 2018 Celebrate our 20th year in business with us this season. Get on the water this year by taking one of our famous Marsh Eco Tours, Kayak or S.U.P. Clinic, Kayakfishing Tour or Stand Up Paddleboard Yoga. We’re open 6 days a week for sales and rentals, no reservations needed. Be sure to check out the Hobie Eclipse Stand Up Pedal Board (For sale & rental)!

EclipseHAPPY HOBIE DEMO DAY Sunday May 20 10am-2pm. Join us for a free demo of all the great Hobie products for people looking to buy a Hobie! The brand new Compass, the new Hobie Eclipse Mirage Drive SUP, Hobie Stand Up Paddleboards, the Hobie Mirage Drive pedal kayaks (Now featuring reverse!) and the multi-functional Tandem Island are just some of the available Hobies to try out. Check out all the great fishing models! Pedaling is believing! Call to reserve 516 889 8300.

 

 Clinic KAYAK CLINICS: Empire Kayaks offers instruction throughout the season to make your paddling safer, more efficient and more fun! Find a clinic that addresses your needs and call 516 889 8300 to register. ACA Quick Start (Intro Clinic) 9am-12pm. May 20, June 24, July 8, July 29, Aug 12. Rescue Clinic 12:30-3:30pm. July 29. Rolling 12:30-3:30pm July 8, Aug 12, Sept 16. Combo 9am-1pm. June 10, July 15, Sept 9. $100/3 hr Clinic. Includes kayak, equipment and top notch instruction. (4 hr Combo Clinic $130)

YOGA SUPYOGA S.U.P. July 14, Aug 18. 8:30 Check-In. Launch 9am. Join us throughout the summer for Stand Up Paddleboard Yoga. Our instructor will lead you through a session of yoga while you’re enjoying the natural splendor of floating on water on a S.U.P. Don't miss the bliss! Yoga & S.U.P. rental $40/pp. Call 516 889 8300 to reserve.

 

kayakfishingKAYAK FISHING TOUR June 9, Sept 8. 8am Check-in. Our Hobie Fishing Team member, Mike D. spreads the joy of kayak fishing on these instructional tours on the kayak fishing friendly waters surrounding Empire Kayaks, showing the advantages of fishing from a pedal kayak. Join Mike D. and experience the thrill of kayak fishing. Call 516 889 8300 to register.

 

 

SUP CLINICSTAND UP PADDLEBOARD CLINICS July 8, July 29, Aug 12. 8:30 Check-in. Start 9am. These 2 hr clinics offer more in depth instruction on the skills and knowledge needed to enjoy the sport of Stand Up Paddling safely and efficiently. Launching, landing, standing, turning, stopping, paddling straight, self recues are just some of skills covered. 2018 dates to come. $80/clinic includes SUP, equipment and great instruction. Call to register 516 889 8300.

 

marshMARSH ECO TOURS June 16, June 30, July 14, Aug 11. 10:00am Check-in. Launch 10:30am Take a guided 1.5 hour eco-tour through the cuts of nearby Garrett Marsh. Kevin our local naturalist will lead these family friendly tours explaining the unique ecosystem of the marshes while pointing out the unique birds and other wildlife of the bay. $40pp includes kayak and guided tour. Call 516 889 8300 to reserve.

BIKAYAKINGKAYAK FISHING TOUR June 9, Sept 8. 8am Check-in. Our Hobie Fishing Team member, Mike D. spreads the joy of kayak fishing on these instructional tours on the kayak fishing friendly waters surrounding Empire Kayaks, showing the advantages of fishing from a pedal kayak. Join Mike D. and experience the thrill of kayak fishing. Call 516 889 8300 to register.

 

USAOPEN JULY 3rd & 4th Empire Kayaks will be open Tuesday July 3rd as well as Wednesday July 4th, 9am-5:45pm. Come celebrate at Empire Kayaks. Get on the water for a patriotic paddle by kayaking, Stand Up Paddleboard or renting the new Hobie Eclipse (Stand Up Pedal Board).

 

 

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4 EMPIRE BLVD. ISLAND PARK, NY 11558

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