Once you’ve found the right kayak, it’s time to find the right place to paddle it. Below we’ve provided some links to help you find that perfect spot.
SEARCH WATER TRAILS
- The American Canoe Association (ACA) has created a directory of all of the water trails in the United States. It’s the most complete directory available on the web.
- The Northern Forest Canoe and Trail's mission is to establish and steward a water trail tracing historic Native American travel routes across New York, Vermont, Québec, New Hampshire, and Maine. Plan your own adventure by visiting their excellent Plan a Trip site.
SEARCH BY STATE
- Paddling.Net offers a search feature to find the best kayaking locations by state.
- The National Park Service offers a state-by-state interactive search to find a national park anywhere in the country. Many parks have access for kayaking and hiking.
TOP RATED ADVENTURES
- Trails.com offers a list of their top sea kayaking destinations as rated by their site visitors in North America.
- For anglers, check out Canoe and Kayak Magazine's best fishing destinations.