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Wilbarger Long Paddle Trail

14-Mile Kayak or Canoe Trip in Bastrop, TX

A FULL-DAY kayak and canoe trip! NOT FOR BEGINNERS. Must be conditioned for a full day of paddling with basic skills necessary to avoid obstacles.  Additional fees may be applied if you require assistance while out on the river trail.

Hazards include:

  • Overhanging trees in current
  • Logs protruding from the bank
  • Boulders and rock formations in the stream

Most of the trip is calm and easy to navigate. Depending on river conditions hazards may vary. In low water conditions hazards may be more difficult to avoid. Talk to one of our outfitters if uncertain about your skill level.

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Must have a reservation for this trip (no walk-ins) and please arrive on time for brief orientation.

Starting Point:  Utley Bridge on FM 969
Ending Point:  Bastrop River Co / Fisherman’s Park

  • 14 river miles
  • Approx. five to eight hours on the water
  • Shuttle service included
  • Numerous places to stop along the way to swim, picnic, or just chill

Rental Includes

  • Watercraft  (single kayak or canoe – tandem kayaks not available for this trip)
  • PFD (life vest)
  • Paddles
  • Shuttle service
  • Dry box for your phone (one per group)

Age Restrictions

  • Minimum age 10 years old (unless otherwise agreed by BRC)