We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Half Day Kayak Tour in the Black Canyon from Las Vegas

Select Date and Travellers
2 travellers
    What to Expect
    Get picked up from your Las Vegas hotel or, if you prefer, you can also meet at the local operator’s office, which is a short drive from the Strip.

    Once your guide has assigned everyone in your group a kayak, start your journey by paddling upstream into Black Canyon. Enjoy beautiful sights as you travel through and stop for a snack. Make your way to Emerald Cave where you can take a dip in the emerald-green-colored water before going back to Willow Beach. Call it a day and get shuttled back to your hotel.

    Please note: In order for the local operator to obtain the necessary permits for this tour ALL traveler names must be provided as they appear on a government-issued ID such as a driver's license or passport. Your tour will not be confirmed unless all names are provided. Please ensure all names are spelled correctly, names cannot be changed once reservation is submitted.
    Show More
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Blazin' Paddles, 18000 US-93, Boulder City, NV 89005, USA

    Traveler pickup is offered
    The complimentary shuttle picks up at SELECT hotels on the Las Vegas Strip. Please ensure you are on time to your given location out of respect to other guests on tour. You could result in a loss of the tour, if you are late. The shuttle has set pick up locations on the Las Vegas Strip specifically to ensure that our guests spend the least amount of time on the tour bus. These specified hotels have quick and easy access for the shuttle to get through the busy strip, so we can spend less time in traffic and more time on the river!

    Travelers may also meet at the office (175 Cassia Way, Henderson, NV 89014). There is free parking and is last to be picked up and first to be dropped off from the shuttle.

    Travelers may meet at launch destination (25804 Willow Beach Rd, Willow Beach, AZ 86445) *National Park vehicle entrance fee is $25 -separate from our company.
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • National Park fees
    • Bottled water
    • Snacks
    • Professional guide
    • SELECT Las Vegas Strip Hotel pick-up/drop-off
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Kayaking equipment
    • Gratuities
    • $25 National Park vehicle entrance fee *only if meeting at Willow Beach Marina on Half -Day Tour
    • Personal gear (dry bags, water shoes, etc.) May be available for purchase before tour at office.
    Show More
    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Swimsuits, layers, and closed toe water shoes are strongly advised.
    • No lockers provided. Recommended to protect any electronics from water. Dry bags, waterproof phone cases, and other last minute needs are available for purchase at our office location.
    • Requires some athletic ability but good for all skill levels.
    • SELECT hotel pick-ups are offered for this tour. The local operator will help organize the closest pick up if your hotel is not on the list.
    • Near public transportation
    • Pick up time starts two hours before tour time.
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
    Traveller rating
    • 195
    • 2
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    • More
    • Filter
    • English
    Popular mentions
    Seth and McKenna were our guides. Friendly and informative throughout our trip, they really made it a fun experience.
    Read more
    There's a good reason why none of the reviews are less than 5* - there are no negatives. Picked up by Lauren who was chatty and informative on the ride out to the staging area where you have to 'check in' on an iPad, visit washrooms and can pick up waterproof bags, phone pouches
    Read more
    I'm a novice paddler and a bit wary about going, but they made me feel comfortable and at ease. I've done some lake kayaking,but never river. The half day tour was perfect. Chelsea made sure she understood everyone's comfort level in the group experience. Due to my minimal
    Read more
    This is what I would want to know before i went on this 1/2 day kayak tour of Black Canyon that others mostly leave out(devil is in the details) THIS BLACK CANYON 1/2 DAY KAYAK TOUR IS GREAT! It was a PICTURE PERFECT 70 Degree day 3rd of October. We did not take the
    Read more
    The Kayak trip lived up to the reviews. We booked the trip, we were contacted via text on arrival in Las Vegas with hotel pick-up information, we were picked up on-time, and spent an amazing half day on the Colorado river. The river is clean, crystal clear and surrounded by
    Read more
    Key Details
    • Blazin' Paddles
    • Duration: 3h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
    Why Book on TripAdvisor?
    • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
    • Low Price Guarantee
    • No Booking Fees
    • Secure Payments
    • 24/7 SupportCall:
    Travellers Also Viewed
    Colorado River Half Day Kayaking to...
    49 Reviews
    from US$139.99*
    Emerald Cave Kayak Tour on The...
    57 Reviews
    from US$129.99*
    Boulder Islands Kayak, SUP or...
    2 Reviews
    from US$128.99*
    Frequently bought together
    Grand Canyon West Rim and Hoover Dam...
    5,020 Reviews
    from US$139.99*
    The High Roller at The LINQ
    843 Reviews
    from US$19.99*
    Penn and Teller at the Rio Suite...
    250 Reviews
    from US$71.99*
    Happy Hour on The High Roller at The...
    230 Reviews
    from US$34.99*
    Emerald Cave Kayak Tour on The...
    57 Reviews
    from US$129.99*
    Grand Canyon All-American Helicopter...
    6,191 Reviews
    from US$399.99*
    Grand Canyon National Park Bus Tour
    725 Reviews
    from US$99.00*
    Ultimate Hoover Dam Tour
    1,868 Reviews
    from US$80.00*