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Paddle your way through California’s gorgeous wine country on a guided kayak tour. Paddle your way down the Russian River that winds through Sonoma County. Enjoy the leisurely pace that kayaking affords while soaking up the spectacular scenery. No experience is necessary, and you can choose to paddle in a single kayak or ride tandem with a friend or family member. The guided tour includes a gourmet picnic lunch.


  • No prior paddling experience necessary -- all levels of experience welcome
  • Picnic lunch included
  • Kayak equipment included
  • Enjoy the scenic views, and look for local wildlife like seals!

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What You Can Expect

Guided Kayak Tour on Russian River

Lunch Included

Meet your guide at Memorial Beach in Healdsburg, where you’ll get a brief safety orientation and launch onto the gentle currents of the Russian River. Paddle approximately 9 miles (14 km) down the scenic waterway that winds through the famed Sonoma County wine country while learning about the area’s history from your local guide. Admire the fertile landscape and be on the lookout for native birdlife such as blue herons and snowy egrets. Disembark at a riverside beach to enjoy a gourmet picnic lunch and take a refreshing swim in the river if you like. After finishing your tour at the historic Wholer Bridge, a driver will pick you up and return you to the original departure point.

Customer Reviews

Michael K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2016

We had a private tour on the Jenner Coast with Craig. He was friendly and knowledgeable. The trip was absolutely beautiful and the lunch was magnificent. We saw hundreds of harbor seals swimming and sunning on the beach. It was a great workout but luckily the winds were quite calm. Would highly recommend and would certainly do it again!

Cecilia C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2013

We had a great time, our guide was fabulous! The day was clear and warm, the Russian River is so picturesque in the fall. I will definitely come back. Thank you, well worth the price.

Christopher S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2012

The tour was great! Our tour guide was awsome and very informative. We really enjoyed it!

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