Family Kayak Tour of the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge

11:00am2:00pm

$75 for REI Members

$95 for non-members

10 spots left

Overview

  • Fitness level 1 Relaxed
  • Minimum age 8
  • Group size 10 people

Discover the sublime joy of a hassle-free family paddle on this four-mile kayak tour on one of the Columbia Rivers many channels, connecting Vancouver Lake to the Columbia River. We'll do all the planning, packing and gear-hauling, so you can focus on enjoying the time outside with your family. No kayaking experience required--our kid-friendly instructors cover all the basics and safety tips before we hit the water. As we paddle the calm waters winding through the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, we'll glide by the many birds and wildlife who call this wildlife refuge home. Back on dry land, kids and parents alike head home with newfound skills, full of excitement for their next outdoor adventure together. See you on the water!

  • Catch glimpses of lots of local wildlife
  • Enjoy a fun day on the water for all ages

What to bring with you

Notes

NOTE: Each minor participant will paddle in a tandem kayak with their accompanying adult. Questions? Call our Local Experiences team at 1-877-819-3803 or email us at portland-os@rei.com.

Map image of Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge

More directions and information

No facilities at the launch site.