Paddling Tours & Lessons

Flint river Tour

The Flint River is one of north Alabama’s most celebrated jewels in the paddling community.  This lazy flowing river is a perfect introduction for beginner canoe and kayakers, and experienced paddlers will enjoy beautiful scenery and fun Class I rapids.

Distance: about 5 miles
Estimated duration: 4-5 hours.

We will coordinate with area rental companies, provide you a full packing list and itinerary, and lead you each step of the journey.  

Flint River Lessons

In this guided float trip we’ll take extra time to review equipment, teach paddling strokes,  and make sure you feel comfortable getting in and out of your boat.  Along the way we’ll stop to practice new skills and outline important safety information all paddlers should know.

Distance: about 5 miles
Estimated duration: 5-6 hours.

We will coordinate with area rental companies, provide you a full packing list and itinerary, and lead you each step of the journey.  

 

More paddling Opportunities

Have your own boat, but still need help getting started? We’ll meet you at your home anywhere in Madison County or near our paddling destination to help you get your boat secured and begin your adventure! We also provide private lessons and nature tours on Lake Guntersville, Smith Lake, and along backwaters of the Tennessee River.

 

Email ButterflyOutdoors@gmail.com or PM us on social media to plan a trip with us!