Guided Paddleboard Tours

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Our guided paddleboard tours are truly one-of-a-kind experiences.

Why just rent a board when you can enjoy a guided paddleboard tour! Whether you’ve never been stand up paddle boarding or you’re a seasoned paddler, let Level 40 Adventures be apart of your next trip in Suttons Bay or Traverse City.

We believe in combining small group sizes, certified guides, streamline equipment and attention to the details to create a high quality, memorable experience. Take a look at our 2018 tours to explore the exciting experiences we’ve crafted for you. Regardless of which tour you select we know you’ll enjoy it.

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2018 Guided Paddleboard Tours

Paddle the 45th Parallel

The 45th Parallel – that invisible guiding line that marks the halfway point between the North Pole and the Equator.

  • Duration: 3 hours
  • $49/paddler (May-June) $69/paddler (July-August)
  • Quality Lakeshore Paddleboards, leash, fiberglass lightweight paddle, personal flotation device, and drybag provided.
  • Perfect for ages 16-101!

On this three hour tour, we will paddle from Suttons Bay over blue crystal clear waters across the 45th parallel, visit the 45th parallel marker, break for lunch at the park and return back home. We’ll cover basic paddling instructions at the beginning of your tour and spend the rest of the time enjoying the beauty of Grand Traverse Bay as we paddle her scenic shoreline. Adventurers of all skill levels will enjoy the thrill of crossing over the 45th parallel and being closer to the North Pole than the equator for a day. Book online now!

* Recommend Lesson Session or some experience prior to this tour.


SUP and SIP -Leelanau Cellars

It’s Here! Level 40 Adventures has partnered with Leelanau Cellars Tasting Room!

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • $55 per person
  • Quality Lakeshore Paddleboards, Leash, Fiberglass lightweight paddle, Personal Flotation Device, and
  • Dry bag
  • provided.
  • Short lesson- with ACA Instructors
  • Complimentary 5 tastings at Leelanau Cellars Tasting Room.

Are you looking for a more exciting way to view the Leelanau Peninsula? Then join us on this exciting guided SUP tour of Omena Bay! This trip will leave from the shores of Leelanau Cellars, exploring the crystal clear waters, and natural beauty that brings so many visitors to the North each year. If you have never tried Stand Up Paddleboarding, this is a great place to call your first time. With balance and safety playing a key component in this sport… we will SUP before we SIP. Participants over the age of 21 will be concluding the tour with a complimentary 5 tastings! Book online now!

Perfect for ages 16+ and all skill levels welcome. Must be age 21+ to participate in wine tasting.

For all tours and lessons –  participants must meet the Essential Eligibility Criteria (EEC.)