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South Shore Eco Tours

Our Afternoon Eco Tours are an exciting way to explore the Lake Tahoe Basin. Experience an array of plants and wildlife as you paddle along the river and South Lake Tahoe shoreline. Common animal sightings include a variety of birds, fish, beavers, bears and coyotes. 

Sunrise Eco Tour
2 Hour | Beginner

Catch the morning rays on this beautiful wildlife paddle!

This Specialty Experience is a version of our Eco Discovery Tour. Get started at day break and paddle out onto the beautiful Lake Tahoe and along the marsh lands to observe an array of birds and wildlife from a distance!

*Please Note: The water is not clear in the Tahoe Keys Marina nor is it clear in the river. Guests will be VERY likely to see various plants and animals during their experience however, they are wild animals and we do not believe in feeding them and therefore, can not guarantee any specific wildlife sightings during your experience. Kayaks are not completely clear on this tour. Pets are not permitted on this experience.

Availability:
July – September at 5:00am, 5:50am and 6:00am

Pricing:
Adult Single: $99
Youth Single: $59
Adult/Child Double: $129
Youth/Youth Double: $138
Adult/Youth Double: $158
Adult/Adult Double: $178

Location:
Tahoe Keys Marina
2435 Venice Drive E.,
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96510

Eco Discovery Tour
2 Hour | Beginner 

Explore wildlife of the Lake Tahoe basin on this incredible clear bottom kayak experience!

Our Eco Discovery tour takes guests on an exciting paddle along the South Lake Tahoe shoreline where they can enjoy the wildlife and picturesque Upper Truckee marshlands. Guests will have the opportunity to observe and learn about an array of plants and animals including but not limited to birds, fish, beavers and sometimes bears in their natural habitat.

*Please Note: The water is not clear in this area and while guests are VERY likely to see wildlife during their experience, all animals are wild. We do not bait, lured or trap animals and therefore cannot guarantee wildlife sightings. Pets are not permitted on this tour.

Availability:
June – October

Pricing:

Adult Single: $99
Youth Single: $59
Adult/Child Double: $129
Youth/Youth Double: $138
Adult/Youth Double: $158
Adult/Adult Double: $178

Location:
Tahoe Keys Marina
2435 Venice Drive E.,
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96510

South Shore Moonrise Tour
2.5 Hour | Beginner

Relax and enjoy the moon rise over Freel Peek on this specialty Eco LED Tour!

Our Moon Rise kayak tour is a limited version of our popular ECO LED experience. This tour departs at sunset and takes guests on an amazing eco-adventure along the Truckee marsh lands as the moon rises over the mountain range. Guests on this tour will have the opportunity to explore an array of wildlife and a highlight of our LED Clear Kayak experience.

*Please note: The water is not very
clear on this experience and while you are very VERY likely to see wildlife on this experience, they are “wild” and not kept in captivity. We do not believe in feeding nor disturbing wildlife and therefore can not guarantee seeing specific animals during your tour. Pets are not permitted on this tour.

Availability: 
See Specialty Tours Here

Pricing:
Adult Single: $129
Youth Single: $109
Adult/Child Double: $169
Youth/Youth Double: $198
Adult/Youth Double: $218
Adult/Adult Double: $238

Location:
Tahoe Keys Marina
2435 Venice Drive E.,
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96510

Eco LED Tour
2.5 Hour | Intermediate

Enjoy this incredible two-part clear kayak tour along the shoreline of South Lake Tahoe!

Our Eco LED Tour takes guests on an amazing eco-adventure along the South Lake Tahoe Truckee Marsh. During this unique experience, guests will have the opportunity to see an array of plants and wild animals as the colors of the sunset take over the sky. Upon return, this tour will feature a short highlight of our LED Glow Tour experience as dusk begins to settle on the lake.

*Please Note: The water is not clear in this area and while guests are VERY likely to see wildlife during their experience, all animals are wild. We do not bait, lured or trap animals and therefore cannot guarantee wildlife sightings. Pets are not permitted on this tour.

Availability: 
June – October

Pricing:
Adult Single: $129
Youth Single: $109
Adult/Child Double: $169
Youth/Youth Double: $198
Adult/Youth Double: $218
Adult/Adult Double: $238

Location:
Tahoe Keys Marina
2435 Venice Drive E.,
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96510

Trip Inclusions

All of our experiences include everything that our guests should need on the water. All of our boats are prepared prior to your arrival with small coolers, complementary waters and granola bars, sunscreen and waterproof dry bags for your convenience. In addition to this we also offer additional amenities upon request such as seat cushions, child size paddles, booster seats, hats, jackets, and blankets during early spring and late fall activities.

For more information on trip inclusions, please contact our reservation office at (530)554-4664