Guided Tours & Events

Our Guided Tours offer the opportunity to see Austin in a whole new way — from the Lake!

Reserved Tours are great for all ages, require no previous paddling experience and are available throughout the year.

Guided Sunset Bat Tour - Season Ended

 Guided Bat Tour Season has concluded, thanks for coming out! Bats are migrating to Central America for the winter.


Guided Downtown to Barton Springs Tour

Sundays in October

9:00 -11:30am

  Follow our experienced guide on a fun tour  under the famous Bat Bridge and along Lady Bird Lake to see stunning views of the Downtown Austin skyline. The Tour destination is at the beautiful spring-fed waters of Barton Springs, the natural wonder of Austin!

Guides wear face covers and the tour naturally distances!

  • $30 + tax per person

  • Reserve online by clicking the "book now" button

  • Includes Equipment, Guide, and Paddling Lesson.  Contact our desk at 512-809-8916 for current information.

Private Lessons

Private lessons for kayaking or standup paddleboarding are available upon request with advance notice.   Individuals will receive one-on-one guided instruction for 75 minutes with an experienced guide.

Upcoming Special Events

      |     Waller Creek Boathouse, 74 Trinity St,  Austin, Texas 78701    |   

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