A Whole Year of Water Activities in Alabama
Alabama is home to some of the most beautiful, exciting, and unique waterways in the country. The itineraries collected in our 52 Weekends on the Water perfectly capture what makes Alabama the ultimate kayaking and canoeing destination!
Each trip is designed to maximize your adventure and inspire you to enjoy our state’s natural splendor at any time of year. We’re hard at work adding new trips to fill out the calendar, so check back frequently for even more suggested itineraries!
Rules of Thumb for your Paddling Trip Planning:
- Check the weather forecast and conditions before starting your trip.
- Always let a friend or relative know where you are going and how long you expect to be out on the water.
- Wear appropriate clothing and gear for paddling, especially including a life jacket.
- Bring plenty of water, sunscreen, and snacks to stay hydrated and energized during your journey.
- Respect the natural environment and follow Leave No Trace principles.
- Consider bringing a waterproof bag for your smartphone to capture the beauty of your paddling experience.