Desoto State Park

Meandering Moonlight Paddle Trip

Event Dates:
July 9, 2022, 7:00 pm
July 9, 2022, 10:00 pm
DSP Meandering Moonlight Guided Paddle Trip

Meandering Moonlight Paddle Trip

DeSoto Falls Picnic Area-Alabama
DeSoto State Park staff offers this relaxing guided moonlight paddle trip on scenic Little River. Enjoy the peace and quiet of nature as we paddle upstream on the ‘coke bottle clear’ waters of the West Fork of Little River. Enjoy this flatwater paddle as the sun goes down and the full moon comes up. Experience the peace & quiet of the gloaming-time!
What to know: This trip is approximately 4 miles round trip on flatwater, spans a 3 to 3 1/2-hour period and includes kayak, paddle, & personal flotation device. Weight limits: 300 pounds for singles & 450 for tandems. Ages 8 to adult.
What to bring: Appropriate clothing for weather (you may get wet), headlamp or flashlight, bug spray, snacks, and drinking water.
Date: Saturday, July 9th, 2022
Time: 7:00 pm-10:00 pm
Where: DeSoto Falls Picnic Area-Miller’s Bend Paddle Shack (about 7 miles from main park area of DeSoto State Park)
Fee: $30.00 for single kayak rental (2 person-tandem kayaks are available on a limited basis for $50.00)
Pre-registration closes May 10th, 2022 – at 5:00 p.m. To register, email Paige.Norsworthy@dcnr.alabama.gov. **PLEASE provide date of paddle, a phone number; indicate number of boats and what type (single/tandem) requested for the trip. You will be contacted by phone and payment will be required at time of registration** www.alapark.com/kayak-little-river