Flatwater Kayaking

Paddle along the scenic Catawba River to enjoy one of the more relaxing sides to the USNWC. Flatwater kayaking allows families and friends to explore the region’s natural environment, wildlife and ecology. No previous kayaking experience is required. All flatwater kayaking gear (boat, PFD and paddle) is provided with pass purchase, but guests with their own gear are welcome to utilize to the flatwater put-in.

*Note: Guests 13 or younger require adult supervision.

The Catawba River is a public waterway used by various types of watercraft, both motorized and human-powered. All users are responsible for their own safety and must abide by the maritime “Rules of the Road” at all times.