E.g., Sep 18 2021
E.g., Sep 18 2021
Paddle with a Park Ranger
Fri, 8/06/2021 8:30am to 12:00pm
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Goose Island SP
202 S. Palmetto St.
, , 78382-7965
United States (361) 729-2858

*Reservations Required* The bay is calling, and I must go...

Learn basic kayak safety and paddling techniques before joining a park ranger for a paddle in the bay. Must be at least 15 years old to participate. Participants must register in pairs. 

Registration required at least 48 hours in advance via email to Sarah.Nordlof@tpwd.texas.gov.

*Email subject: "Paddle with a Park Ranger, date of event." Please include the names of people you wish to register, the ages of any minors (15+ only), and a day of event contact phone number. A confirmation email with more information on how to prepare will be sent to registered participants before the program.


  • Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian for the duration of the program.

  • Program is free with park entrance ($5/person, children 12 & under are free) or Texas State Parks Annual Pass.

  • Reserving your day pass in advance is strongly encouraged and can be done at TexasStateParks.ReserveAmerica.com
  • Program may be cancelled if no participants are present within 10 minutes of the start time, or in the case of inclement weather.

  • Groups larger than eight, please contact Ranger Sarah for a private event.
Things To Do: 
Canoeing/ Kayaking
All ages