Mississippi River Kayak Tour - Saint Paul Skyline

  • Participants

    Age 14 and up

  • Fitness level : 2

    Easy Active

Gain a fresh perspective on a beloved local treasure with this 8-mile kayak tour that winds into downtown Saint Paul through the only natural gorge on the entire Mississippi River. You'll pass one of the most powerfully historic places in the Twin Cities, Bdote Minisota, the sacred confluence of the Mississippi and Minnesota Rivers, a deeply spiritual site for the Mdewakanton Dakota. Ideal for paddlers with prior experience, you can hone your kayaking skills while exploring the river's most idyllic hidden nooks. Learn all about the surrounding ecosystem, including resident bald eagles and great blue herons. The best thing about this tour? We do all the planning and packing--you just have to show up with enough food for lunch. We can't wait to paddle with you!

Gear provided by REI

  • Dry Bag
  • Group First Aid Kit - Contents include wound care items and over the counter medications for minor injuries and illnesses
  • Kayak
  • Lifejacket
  • Paddle

2 sessions available