Whiskeytown National Recreation Area Ranger-Guided Kayak and Paddle Board Tours

Whiskeytown National Recreation Area

Whiskeytown National Recreation Area, located in northern California, is a unit of the National Park Service. The 42,000-acre park is situated eight miles west of Redding at the northern edge of the Sacramento river valley, in the foothills of the Klamath Mountains. The park was established in 1965 as part of the Central Valley project. Whiskeytown Lake provides a dependable water supply, flood control, hydroelectric power, and numerous recreational opportunities. Each year, approximately 800,000 visitors come to enjoy the unique experiences that only can be had at Whiskeytown.
We invite you to explore the park's natural beauty, majestic views, and abundant wildlife via kayak or paddle board while participating in a ranger-guided tour.

Whiskeytown National Recreation Area, located in northern California, is a unit of the National Park Service. The 42,000-acre park is situated eight miles west of Redding at the northern edge of the Sacramento river valley, in the foothills of the Klamath Mountains. The park was established in 1965 as part of the Central Valley project. Whiskeytown Lake provides a dependable water supply, flood control, hydroelectric power, and numerous recreational opportunities. Each year, approximately 800,000 visitors come to enjoy the unique experiences that only can be had at Whiskeytown.
We invite you to explore the park's natural beauty, majestic views, and abundant wildlife via kayak or paddle board while participating in a ranger-guided tour.

Need to Know

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Whiskeytown National Recreation Area runs Kayak and Stand Up Paddle board ranger led tours from Memorial day weekend to Labor day weekend.

Changes and Cancellations

No refunds once tour starts. See Facility Rates for fees.

Contact Information

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 188/ 14412 Kennedy Memorial Dr. Whiskeytown CA 96095

Phone Number

530-246-1225

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