Deschutes River Kayaking Tour from Bend
Discover the beauty of Oregon’s high desert on a family-friendly kayaking tour of the upper Deschutes River. Enjoy a half- or full-day beginner trip, winding through the Columbia River tributary and admiring the Cascade Mountains. With an expert guide, learn kayaking techniques and enjoy a chance elk, otter or bald eagle spotting.
Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour
This trip is perfect for kids and beginner paddlers, but advanced kayakers will also enjoy the tranquility and vivid scenery of the Upper Deschutes River. The option of a 4- or 7-hour tour gives you flexibility with your family.
What You Can Expect
Select a half- or full-day kayak tour at booking. The full-day tour adds duration and distance to your river adventure, including a lunch break. Designed for beginner kayakers, no technical paddling skills are required. Enjoy the assistance of slow-moving currents as you view deer, elk, otters, red-tailed hawks, bald eagles and more.