Hidden River Outfitters leads this professionally guided tour of the tidal Schuylkill which includes equipment rental, instructions on how to paddle and safely operate the kayak, and a little over an hour out on the river. The tour departs from and returns to the Walnut Street Dock. Children under 12 years old are not permitted.  Parental consent is required for individuals who are 17 years old and under. Waivers must be signed by all adult participants and the parent or guardian of participants who are 17 years old and under. 

COVID-19 rules and restrictions:

  • all participants must wear a mask while they are on land
  • all participants must stay six feet apart from other individuals at the check-in table and while receiving paddling instructions
  • all participants must fill out a waiver in advance of the tour - a link to the waiver will be provided in the purchase confirmation email 
  • the restrooms at Walnut Street are closed - please plan ahead