Kayak Emerald Cave
Explore giant volcanic boulders at the opening of Black Canyon, where many paddlers contemplate a descent into the crystal clear emerald waters of the Colorado River. On this tour you will explore the Emerald Cave, the historic gauging station and have a catered lunch on a private beach.
About This Tour
Paddle through primitive volcanic canyon walls towering over 900’.
Paddle through giant volcanic boulders at the opening of Black Canyon. Venture out of your kayaks on land where you will hike up a hill to learn some fascinating history about the area and get a spectacular view of the entire canyon. Back your kayak into the Cave to witness the remarkable emerald green water. Enjoy a catered lunch on a remote beach, time to swim and hangout with friends and family while enjoying the wildlife drama unfold on both Nevada and Arizona shorelines. Be prepared to see desert bighorn sheep, osprey, falcons, bald eagles, and great blue heron in their natural setting!
Black Canyon is about an hour from the Las Vegas Strip. This round-trip tour begins in the morning at the Willow Beach Marina. We have designed this tour for beginner and advanced paddlers alike.
*Our guides do not have cell service at the marina. Our office staff has no way of reaching them to inform them of late arrivals. Our guides are instructed to start tours on time. We ask that our guests be ON TIME for their tour...this means arriving 20 mins. prior to the tour start time...NO EXCEPTIONS will be made. Please note, your tour will be non-refundablle if you arrive late and your tour has already left the meetup spot at the paddle craft launch area. Be courteous to others in your group and be on time.