Guided Verde River Trip

Starting at $86.10 | Professionally Guided

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

Kayak down the Wild & Scenic Verde River as your guide tells stories of the mighty El Rio Verde.

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 Tour in the Verde Valley

  • Arrive about 9:30 – 9:45 am to meet your awesome professional guide at Beasley Flats, this is where your river trip ends
  • 10:00 am your shuttle departs, taking you upriver to the beginning of your trip
  • When your guided Verde River kayak trip is over your vehicle is right there waiting for you.
  • We have single and tandem duckies which are are comfortable, unbelievably stable, safe, easy to paddle, and just plain fun for everyone!
  • Discover one of the two ‘Wild & Scenic Rivers’ in Arizona, with its incredible wilderness of spectacular canyons, verdant forests, brightly colored wildflowers, and a multitude of birds and wildlife.
  • This section of the Verde River is about a 5-mile float trip.
  • Directions to our meeting location at Beasley Flats River Access Point.


  • About two and a half to three hours on the water
  • Shuttle upstream to the river access point is about 15 minutes
  • Tours begin at 10 a.m.

 What to Bring

  • Reusable water bottle
  • Big smiles and laughter — it’s going to be a fun adventure
  • Clothing that is suitable for the weather conditions and a change of clothing for after the trip (you will be getting wet!)
  • Shoes or sandals that can get wet, sunhat, sunglasses and strap, sunscreen, and a plastic ziplock for phones, camera, and whatever else you need to keep dry
  • Quick light snacks