Experience the Catawba River, its lake, and streams!

We know that when people form a connection to their river, they can’t help but be inspired to protect it. That’s why Catawba Riverkeeper offers many opportunities for you to experience our waterways first hand.

Learn and play with us! From youth education programs to kayak rentals, we’ve got something for everyone.


  • Kayak Rentals
  • Kids’ Kayaking
  • Eco-Tours
  • Thursday Evening Paddles
  • Group Campouts
  • Custom Paddle Experiences


  • Spring Break Camp
  • Half Day Kids’ Classes
  • Floating Classroom
  • Field Trips
  • Riverkeeper Learning Series
  • Custom Education Programs
  • Request a Speaker