Sun setting on Lake Murray

Moonlight on the Murray

Paddle on the clear blue water of Lake Murray while the sun sets and the moon rises! Enjoy the sounds of nature at night and the beautiful lake views illuminated by the light of the moon.  These leisurely, relaxing paddles are suitable for anyone.

Dates: April 21, May 21, June 19, July 18, August 17, September 15

Time: Times will vary depending on the month

Fee:  $30 per person

Contact:  Bryan Senn  at 213-2054 or



Sunset on the Shoals

Enjoy a interpretive paddle tour on the Saluda River and learn about the unique history of the area followed by a wine tasting at the River Overlook.  Take home a complimentary Saluda Shoals Park wine glass to commemorate the evening. Ages 21 & up.

Dates: April 14, May 19, June 16, July 21, August 18, September 15

Time:  5:30-8:30 p.m. - Meet at Saluda Shoals Park

Fee:  $37 per person  

Contact:  Bryan Senn @ 213-2054 or






Paddle and Pint

Paddle the Lower Saluda River surrounded by beautiful scenery and wildlife. Enjoy the views, have fun, and meet new friends. After an hour on the water, sample delicious craft beers selected by the Vino Garage at the River Overlook. Ages 21 and up.

Dates: April 7, May 5, June 2, July 7, August 4, September 1

Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Fee:  $30 per person

Contact:  Bryan Senn  at 213-2054 or



Private Guided Canoe and Kayak Trips

Book an exciting private guided river trip and see nature at its best. (for groups 5 or larger)  The trip last approximately three hours and includes a brief paddle instruction before launching the boats.  Enjoy interpretation of the surrounding area along the way with a possible stop at Corely Island before arriving at the Gardendale take out.  All equipment and the return shuttle service are included.  For more booking information please contact Bryan Senn at 803-213-2054 or at 


Canoe and Kayak Rentals

Canoes, tandem kayaks and solo kayaks are available for rent daily from 9am - 5pm.  This is a great way to get outdoors and enjoy the Peaceful beauty of the Saluda River.  Boats can be rented at the Environmental Education Center in Saluda Shoals Park.  Rentals include all necessary equipment.  Boats and equipment must be returned to the boat launch by 5pm.  Boats will not be rented when the river is above 2400cfs.  Check HERE for river conditions. Call 803-213-2054 for more information.  


1 hour - $23

3 hours - $38

All Day - $48

Shuttle Service

Shuttle pick up at 1pm and 4pm daily

Sign up for a shuttle at the Environmental Education Center

$5 per boat