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The Backwoods Kayak & Canoe concession is located at Panther Island Pavilion within the Trinity Uptown Neighborhood District at 480 N. Taylor. The concession will be open from March until September with fewer operating hours during the winter months. The concession will house eight single kayaks, four tandem kayaks, Three canoes and a variety of Hobie kayaks. You will be able to paddle for multiple hours down the West Fork of the Trinity, or about 30 minutes down the Clear Fork before turning around.We Provide the boat, paddles, and life jackets for all ages. Bring plenty of water, sunscreen, food or drinks if you would like, and be prepared to get wet; act as if you were going to the river! “It is a real privilege to be chosen for this concession,” Jennifer Mull, chief executive officer of Backwoods, said. “We are thrilled to help shape the future of outdoor recreation in Fort Worth as activity along the Trinity River increases and we look forward to being a part of the city’s future.

 

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We are located just across the river from Panther Island Pavilion!

817.403.6906 | EMAIL US

Hours: Friday thru Saturday 10am - 7pm
*With the last boat rental going out at 6pm.