AOK Watersports. AOK Watersports is a one-stop shop for coastal adventurers. Whether you’re taking a lesson in paddle boarding or kiteboarding, renting or purchasing gear, or finding balance through stand-up paddle board yoga, professional guidance awaits you. AOK also offers guided paddle board tours. 1510 Butler Ave., Tybee Island, Georgia, 31328. 912/786–8080; www.aokwatersports.com. By appointment only.
East Coast Paddleboarding. With its tidal creeks and small waves, Tybee Island is the perfect place to learn stand-up paddle boarding. Beginners can take a two-hour flat water introductory class for $100 or learn the art of paddle surfing at $125 for a 1½-hour course. Private and group classes are also available, as are paddle board rentals. Tours of Little Tybee and Horsepen Creek include a lesson and gear and give paddlers the opportunity to see coastal wildlife. Tybee Island, Georgia. 912/484–3200; eastcoastpaddleboarding.com.