E.g., Sep 29 2023
E.g., Sep 29 2023
Paddle with a Park Ranger
Sat, 9/24/2022 8:30am to 12:00pm
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Goose Island SP
202 S. Palmetto St.
, , 78382-7965
United States (361) 463-0764

*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. All equipment provided.

Registration required at least 24 hours in advance via email to Sara.Rock@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.comUse self-pay station when office is closed.
  • 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 Sara for a private event.
Things To Do: 
Canoeing/ Kayaking
All ages