Sun setting on Lake Murray

Moonlight on the Murray 2018

Paddle on the clear blue water of Lake Murray while the sun sets and the moon rises! Enjoy the sounds of nature at night and the beautiful lake views illuminated by the light of the moon.  These leisurely, relaxing paddles are suitable for anyone.

Dates: May 28, Jun. 27, Jul. 26, Aug. 24, Sept. 23

Time: Times will vary depending on the month

Fee:  $30 per person

Contact:  Bryan Senn  at 213-2062 or



Sunset on the Shoals 2018

Enjoy a interpretive paddle tour on the Saluda River and learn about the unique history of the area followed by a wine tasting at the River Overlook.  Take home a complimentary Saluda Shoals Park wine glass to commemorate the evening. Ages 21 & up.

Dates: May 18, Jun.15, Jul. 20, Aug.17, Sept. 21

Time:  5:30-8:30 p.m. - Meet at Saluda Shoals Park

Fee:  $37 per person  

Contact:  Bryan Senn @ 213-2062 or






Paddle and Pint 2018

Paddle the Lower Saluda River surrounded by beautiful scenery and wildlife. Enjoy the views, have fun, and meet new friends. After an hour on the water, sample delicious craft beers selected by the Vino Garage at the River Overlook. Ages 21 and up.

Dates: May 4, Jun.1, Jul. 6, Aug. 3, Sept. 7

Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Fee:  $37 per person

Contact:  Bryan Senn  at 213-2062 or



Private Guided Canoe and Kayak Trips

Book an exciting private guided river trip and see nature at its best. (for groups 5 or larger)  The trip last approximately three hours and includes a brief paddle instruction before launching the boats.  Enjoy interpretation of the surrounding area along the way with a possible stop at Corley Island before arriving at the Lower Boat Ramp take out.  All equipment and the return shuttle service are included.  For more booking information please contact Josh Brewton at 803-213-2056 or at


Canoe and Kayak Rentals

Canoes, single kayaks, and tandem kayaks are available for rent daily from 9am - 5pm.  Rentals are on a first come first serve basis.  This is a great way to get outdoors and enjoy the peaceful beauty of the Saluda River.  Rentals include all necessary equipment.  Minimum age requirement is 5 years or older.  Boats and equipment must be returned to the boat launch by 5pm.  Boats will not be rented when the river is above 2400cfs.  Check HERE for river conditions. Call Chris McKinney at 803-213-2054 or the Saluda Shoals Park Front Desk at 803-213-2050 for more information.  


1 hour - $23

3 hours - $38

All Day - $48

Shuttle Service

Shuttle pick up

        Weekdays - 1pm and 4pm

        Weekends - hourly shuttle until 5pm

$5 per boat