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Canoe and Kayak Adventures at Smugglers' Notch

River canoeing and kayaking - fun for all ages!

Canoe & Kayak Rental
Explore the scenic Lamoille River at your leisure. Professional guides from Green River Canoe will instruct you in paddling and water safety, then send you off on a paddling adventure. Rental times are on the hour.

Tuesday - Saturday, 8:00 am - 11:00 am & 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm. One-person kayak rentals $40, Canoe or tandem kayak rental $65. A canoe can hold two adults and up to two children, ages 12 or younger OR three persons ages 13 and older (one will be a non-paddler). Trips are 2 1/2 or 3 1/2 hours. Advance registration required, limited space available.

Water & Wine
Travel by canoe on the traditional waterways used by the early settlers. Understand how the pastoral landscape continues to shape local history. Finish at the Boyden Valley Winery, where your tour will include a Wine Tasting with local cheeses and French bread in the Boyden's restored carriage barn.

Friday & Saturday, 12:00 noon - 2:30 pm. $45 per paddler. You'll get to choose between a canoe or kayak when you arrive at Green River Canoe.

Available beginning Memorial Day weekend, weather and river conditions permitting.
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