Archive for Kauai Raft Tour Stories

Kaua`i Underwater Visions of 2013

Sunday, May 26th, 2013 CaptainTara No Comments »

We have had several passengers share their underwater photos from their Sea Rider adventures and we look forward to an amazing summer on the Na Pali Coast! Remember that we work with the ocean and will schedule charters accordingly to weather and ocean conditions. We still run our signature 3 hour South Shore Snorkel when […]

Kauai Snorkeling Photos

Thursday, November 15th, 2012 CaptainTara No Comments »

Here’s a short video of some Rough Toothed Dolphins.  Notice that one of them has a Mahi Mahi in his mouth in the first part of the video. Rough Tooth Dolphins

Teenagers on the Na Pali Coast!!

Sunday, July 31st, 2011 CaptainTara No Comments »

  Kaua’i Sea Riders offers a discount rate for teenagers for the summer Na Pali Charters. As a Mom of 3 I realize that traveling with the entourage can be stressful and expensive! In our normal busy lives it is hard to get everyone on the same page. So when you are visiting the Hawaiian […]

Na Pali Coast Zodiac Eco Charters Just $125

Saturday, April 16th, 2011 CaptainTara No Comments »

We are now starting to offer our Summer Eco-Charters to the Na Pali Coast.  Join us in an intimate group on super stable and fast Zodiac vessel with a Marine Biologist as your guide.  On Kaua‘i Sea Rider Adventures, it’s all about the ocean environment and snorkeling.  Our snorkel sites are spectacular and uncrowded, because […]

Kauai Autumn Adventures!!

Friday, September 24th, 2010 CaptainTara No Comments »

Seariders Helps Deploy Oceanographic Meter Sea Riders was sub-contracted to Sea Engineering a company which specializes in coastal engineering, geophysical surveys, oceanographic and environmental studies, as well as marine waterfront construction and industrial diving.  We assisted in deploying a Oceanographic meter.  I Love anything science!  Jon and Chris are great divers and easy to work […]

Na Pali Eco-Tour – Summer 2010

Saturday, June 12th, 2010 CaptainTara No Comments »

“Tara, we just wanted to thank you again for the wonderful Napali Coast snorkel trip. Your efforts to focus on our interests was truly appreciated.  I was thrilled to be able to see the Spinner dolphins, Monk seals, Brown Boobies, Sea turtles, and all the tropical fish.  It was a biologist’s dream come true.  Wishing […]

Octopuses Garden

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 CaptainTara No Comments »

We had a great time as usual on our AM Snorkel Tour. Despite some choppy surface conditions, the Ocean was chrystal blue and we encountered a Hawaiian Octopus at the turtle resting area. The den of the octopus can be easily seen from the surface as an anomally on the reef. With broken shells and […]

Kauai Whale Watching & Snorkeling Tour Reviews

Monday, April 12th, 2010 CaptainTara No Comments »

As the whales wave goodbye and leave to go to their northern feeding grounds, I would like to take the time to thank all the passengers that made this 2009-2010 Whale Season, such a success! Kaua’i Sea Riders can’t accomplish the Research without the Outreach ! Mahalo! Here’s a sampling of the comments we received […]

It’s a Fluke!!

Saturday, February 20th, 2010 CaptainTara No Comments »

The underside of a Whales’ Tail is unique to each individual, hence a modern way of tagging and counting the North Pacific Humpback Whales is done through digital photography.  Our Presidents Day Charter Passengers had a rare and close encounter and I would like to share these Humback whale visions from Alexa Boyes.  Mahalo Alexa!

Spotted Eagle Rays!

Sunday, October 11th, 2009 CaptainTara No Comments »

Yesterday,  the passengers and crew on our 3 hour Kauai  Southshore Snorkel Tour had a rare treat and vision! Two large “Hihimanu” or Spotted Eagle Rays swam close by. They were 4-6 feet across and looked like ancient underwater pterodactyl. Viewing these wild creatures “flying” through the Ocean with a diving mask was a highlight […]