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San Joaquin River Trust Offers Great Summer Kayak Tours

Apr 18, 2016 02:59PM ● By Melanie Heisinger

Kayak tours along the San Jouaquin River

Join the San Joaquin River Parkway and Conservation Trust for a guided river tour down the San Joaquin River every Friday evening and Saturday morning. These tours start April 29th and continue on up until September 24th! 

The Sunset Kayak Tours offer beautiful sunset views, and calm river bends to relax and enjoy the great outdoors with friends and family, with a tour guide to follow. 

There is also a Half-Day Kayak Tours that start April 30th. These tours offer a great way to get started with paddling on the San Joaquin River. Your guide will provide basic paddling instruction and safety guidelines, then lead you on a downstream trip through calm, quiet stretches and exhilarating riffles. Enjoy beautiful scenery, and catch a glimpse of the beautiful birds and other wildlife that call the river their home. 

This tour is appropriate for paddlers aged 12 and up.  Physical requirements: Guests should be able to walk on uneven ground to enter and exit the boats, and use hands, arms, and torso for paddling.

For more information on all the kayak tours that will be offered along the San Joaquin, visit their website here