Lake Natoma Kayak Tour

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$79 for REI Members

$99 for non-members

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  • Fitness level 1 Relaxed
  • Minimum age 14
  • Group size 8 people

Gain a fresh perspective on the beloved waters below Folsom Dam with this three hour kayak tour at Lake Natoma. We'll paddle up the lake below the historic Folsom Lake Powerhouse and tour along the cliff-lined shores. Ideal for beginning to expert paddlers, you can hone your kayaking skills while exploring the lake's beautiful coves, cliffs and wildlife habitat. Learn all about the surrounding ecosystem, and maybe even catch a glimpse of beavers or a bald eagle. The best thing about this tour? We do all the planning and packing--you just have to show up. We can't wait to paddle with you!

  • Explore the historic Folsom Dam and other local landmarks
  • Enjoy a leisurely and beautiful kayak tour
  • If we're lucky, catch a view of beavers or a bald eagle!

What to bring with you


Class logistic emails will be sent out the week of your class. $10 state park parking fee required for each vehicle (cash only) or CA State Park Poppy Pass.

Map image of Folsom Lake SRA: Negro Bar on Lake Natoma

More directions and information

Enter into the Negro Bar Recreation Area, turn HARD RIGHT after PAVED BIKE PATH to follow the park road OUT OF THE FIRST PARKING LOT to the PICNIC AREA. $10 state park parking fee REQUIRED for each vehicle (cash only) or CA State Park Poppy Pass. Restrooms are available onsite. Water is not available.