About the Kayak Rentals-Tours-Classes
Not only does Tumalo Creek offer the most comfortable and highest-quality kayak rentals in Central Oregon, Tumalo Creek is also the largest paddle outfitter east of the Cascades and South of the Columbia George. A great launching point for the aspiring life-long kayaker, Tumalo Creek’s Basic Skills Kayaking Class will prepare participants to confidently explore our region’s flat and swift waterways. Participants will learn comprehensive safety and basic paddle stroke techniques while enjoying the company and encouragement of other novice course mates and expert Tumalo Creek guides. Basic Skills Kayaking Class is suggested as a beginning or refresher course for visitors and locals of all ages.Tumalo Creek guides are American Canoe Association (ACA) certified and have been guiding on the Deschutes and other rivers for decades.