River Adventures

Experience the Great Trinity Forest like never before! Adventures begin August, 2017!

River Adventures

Experience the Great Trinity Forest like never before! Adventures begin August, 2017!

Kayak through our amazing home with the Trinity River Audubon Center! Our guides provide all the equipment and instruction you need to get on the water for a two-hour kayak trip. You'll learn about the history of the river while you meander through the Great Trinity Forest. We transport you upstream to a launch point and guide you as you paddle back down the river. See a side of Dallas very few get to enjoy all while cruising past herons, egrets, beavers, turtles, river otters, and more!

Thanksgiving Week River Adventures

Join us for two holiday offerings of River Adventures, including an early morning trip to best catch wildlife at its most active.

Monday, November 20 - 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Tuesday, November 21  - 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Register here:


Dates & Times

Saturday, August 5, 9am-noon

Saturday, August 12, 9am-noon

Saturday, August 19, 9am-noon

Saturday, September 2, 9am-noon

Saturday, September 9, 9am-noon

Saturday, September 16, 9am-noon

Saturday, September 30, 9am-noon

Saturday, October 7, 1-4pm

Saturday, October 14, 1-4pm

Saturday, October 21, 1-4pm

Saturday, November 4, 1-4pm

Saturday, November 11, 1-4pm

Saturday, November 18, 1-4pm

Saturday, November 25, 1-4pm

Saturday, December 2, 1-4pm

Saturday, December 9, 1-4pm

Note:  Ending times are approximate, depending on river conditions.

What to Bring

Clothes and shoes you don’t mind getting wet and dirty. Water/River shoes are ideal, but any hard sole shoe that is firmly attached to the foot is suitable. Participants are also encouraged to wear sunscreen, insect repellant, hats and bring refillable water bottles. Keep in mind that any items brought may get wet, dirty, or lost in the river.  Please leave valuables home.

Snacks are available for purchase in our gift shop.

Participant Restrictions

Ages 12 and up.  Any participants under the age of 18 must have an adult with them (1 Adult: 1 Minor Ratio).  All Kayaks are tandem, so you may be paired with another participant.

Due to limited availability, online registration is required.  Sign up today! 


Cost for program is $55/person; members of Trinity River Audubon Center receive 10% off, check your email or call to get your special member discount code!

Questions?  Contact Lee Renshaw at or 214-309-5814.

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