Sunset at Deadman's Island
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Paddle Deadman’s Island in Gulf Breeze

Deadman’s Island, located in Gulf Breeze, is the perfect choice for a kayak destination. This small island is only accessible by boat, making it the perfect spot to enjoy white sandy beaches, calm water, snorkeling, fishing and paddleboarding or kayaking.

Outdoor Gulf Coast Kayaks and Paddle Boards

Visitors to Deadman’s Island can enjoy many coastal birds, crabs, fish and visiting dolphins. There are also a few man-made oyster reefs off of the island. This attracts fish and is also a nice place to snorkel and enjoy sea life.

How To Access Deadman’s Island

Deadman’s Island is only accessible by boat. We offer half, full or multi day kayak and paddleboard rentals for Deadman’s Island excursions. The island can be accessed from the following launch areas:

Photos of Deadman’s Island

Outdoor Gulf Coast Kayaks and Paddle Boards


View of oaks and water

Dune view
View from the dunes
Our Family with Paddleboards on Deadman's Island
Our family with paddleboards on Deadman’s Island
Beach View
Beach view with boards
Dolphin just off Deadman's Island
Dolphin just off Deadman’s Island