Inflatable Kayak Adventure – Self Guided

Starting at $59.50 | 3 hours | Self-Guided | Simple and Easy

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Adult - Single Kayak - Weekday
Adult & Child - Tandem Kayak -Weekday
Adult - Single Kayak - Weekend
Adult & Child - Tandem Kayak - Weekend

This self-guided half day Wild & Scenic Verde River trip is a blast!

Season has ended 10-31-2018 will resume trips 03-01-2019

For river trips in November – February please see:

Water to Wine or Sporty and Sweet

Kayak Arizona’s Wild and Scenic Verde River

  • Meet your awesome professional shuttle-guide at the river who provides you with transportation, safety, and paddling instructions
  • Our meet-up location parking area is where your Inflatable Kayak Adventure ends, so when your trip is over your vehicle is there waiting for you
  • Provided are single or tandem inflatable kayaks which are comfortable, unbelievably stable, easy to paddle, and just plain fun for everyone
  • Also includes a PDF, paddle, and about a 15-minute shuttle to the river access point where your adventure begins.
  • The Verde River is one of the only two ‘Wild & Scenic Rivers’ in Arizona and your enjoyable float trip is about 5 miles.
  • Directions to our meeting location at Beasley Flats River Access Point.


  • Tours depart Spring and Summer at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.
    • Fall Tours are at 10 am only.
  • 15-minute shuttle ride to the river access point to start your Verde Valley kayaking adventure
  • Please remember this is a timed event and we need the boats back for the next trip.
    – 9:00 am trip need to have the boats back by 12:30 pm
    – 1:00 pm trip needs to have the boats back by 4:30 pm
    Late return time will incur a $35.00 per hour extended use fee.

What to Bring

  • Big smiles and laughter — it’s going to be a fun adventure
  • Clothing that is suitable for the weather conditions
  • Change of clothing for after the trip (you will be getting wet), which you can leave in your vehicle
  • Shoes or sandals that can get wet, sunhat, sunglasses and strap, sunscreen, plastic ziplock for phones, camera, and whatever else you need to keep dry
  • Water bottle and quick snacks

Guidelines & Requirements

  • No experience necessary, but participants should be reasonably physically fit and prepared to get wet
  • All participants paddle and carry their own boats and gear
  • Your shuttle guide assists you with basic paddling techniques, river and water conditions
  • We provide all the gear you need