Guided Group Kayaking on the Verde River in the Verde Valley

This is a stretch of the Verde River in the Verde Valley. Two areas are utilized by Verde River Adventures (a local outfitting and river guide company): One is just outside Cottonwood, AZ for a short river trip in an inflatable Kayak called a "Ducky" to the confluence of the Verde River and Oak Creek. Then the boaters walk over to Alcantara Winery for a wine tasting experience. The other section of the river is just south of Camp Verde for a 5 mile guided trip on the Verde River. In both cases, the river is smooth flat water intermixed with sections of fast flowing, but save bubbly water. 

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Latitude: 34.74773 Longitude: -112.027433 Elevation: 3338 ft
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Best Access Points

Two access points: For the Water to Wine trip, it is about one mile south of Cottonwood, and for the 5 mile trip, it's about 5 to 10 miles south of Camp Verde. 

Eco-Friendly Notes

The crews who work for the Verde River Adventure Company are regularly cleaning the river of log jams and debris which would affect a river experience. The company participates in numerous river ecology programs and organizations. 

ADA Accessibility Notes

None, Not recommended. 

Pet Friendly Notes

None, Not Recommended 

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