Fox River Kayaking Co.

Guided Excursions

We offer Guided Excursions throughout the Fox River Valley from the north shore of Lake Winnebago to Green Bay. At Fox River Kayaking Company, whether you’re an experienced kayaker or just starting out, our guides ensure you enjoy a memorable and safe paddle. Explore our offerings to choose a kayaking tour.
  • Price: $70/person

    A favorite among our activities – the original kayak outing of the Appleton Locks! On this excursion, you will traverse four historic locks, experiencing a controlled drop of more than forty feet from launch to takeout. After navigating through the fourth lock, enjoy the beautiful scenery and free-flowing water of the Fox River until you…

  • Price: $70/person

    A scenic adventure along the shoreline of Doty Island! This route includes two channels of the Fox River and ventures into Lake Winnebago, offering both big water feel and tucking into hidden channels. On this route, you will paddle your way along Doty Island’s shoreline toward the Kimberly Point Lighthouse. Paddle under bridges, past historic…

  • Originally known as ‘Rapids Des Peres’ (Rapids of the Fathers) you will launch onto a route used for hundreds of years to move this region forward. Before the dam/lock was built this was the last set of rapids on the Fox River before the calm flow to the Bay. Paddling through you will pass St.…

  • A group of kayakers on the water
    Price: $68/person

    Enjoy the beautiful sunset from the comfort of your kayak. Launch at the mouth of the Fox River and traverse Doty Island’s Lake Winnebago shoreline. Experience it all – The Fox River Channel, the open Lake Winnebago, and the relaxing inlet of Doty Island! Venture our local waterways on a relaxing, guided paddle. This is…

  • Price: $70/person

    Discover the unique history and development of the Fox River while exploring the Little Chute Locks. On this route, you will experience the Fox River’s charm while navigating through Kimberly, Little Chute, and Combined Locks. Paddle along the shores of multiple city parks, circumnavigating Island Park, and Little Chute Islands as you take in the…

  • Note:
    Our tours are safe and enjoyable for novice and advanced paddlers alike. Our sit-on-top kayaks are safe and sturdy for paddlers of all ages and experience levels.

    We never guarantee a tour location in advance. Our priority is always safety, and our guides always pick the safest location for us to go paddling, based on wind strength/direction and group ability.

    Looking for more info? Check out our FAQs, Weather, or About Us page to learn more!
    Cancellation Policy:
    We do our best to get on the water every day. Sometimes the conditions do not allow for this (i.e. thunder, lightning, strong winds). When this happens, we will try to reschedule you for another time or day. If you are unable to reschedule, you will receive a full refund.

    If the conditions are good, but you are unable to make it, we require that you give us notice at least 24 hours in advance in order to receive a full refund. This ensures that we can take as many people paddling as possible.

    Group Paddle?

    Seeking a custom group adventure? Contact us for unique ideas and recommendations. Get 15% off for bookings with 10+ people or kayak rentals, and 20% off for 25+. Book early to guarantee availability!
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    A group pf kayakers getting ready to hit the water