Verde Adventures offers the highest quality inflatable kayaks for rent in the Verde Valley. We feature Aire Tributary inflatable kayaks, and we also rent other river and camping gear.
- Spuddies - Perfect kids beginner kayak
- Solo - Ages 13 and over
- Tandem - Adult & Child (Ages 3-12)
Kayak Arizona’s Wild and Scenic Verde River
This tour will be closed for the winter starting Monday, October 28, 2019, and will reopen Monday, March 2, 2020
Have a blast on a half-day self-guided Wild and Scenic river trip! No experience is necessary for this morning or afternoon fun and scenic 2.5 to 3 hour float trip. Your shuttle guide will provide you with all the nessary instruction and transportation.
- Meet your awesome professional shuttle guide at the river. They provide 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.
- We provide single or tandem inflatable kayaks that are comfortable, unbelievably stable, easy to paddle, and just plain fun for everyone.
- Also included is a PFD, paddle, and a 15-minute shuttle ride to the river access point where your adventure begins.
- The Verde River is one of the only two rivers in Arizona classified as Wild and Scenic, and your enjoyable float trip is about 5 miles.
- Directions to our meeting location at Beasley Flats River Access Point
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 (expect to get 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 is 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 and river and water conditions.
- We provide all the gear you need.