Whether you want to kayak the Mighty Mississippi, or find peace during paddle board yoga, there are Memphis water activities waiting for you—and, similar to the experience one has after sipping the notoriously tasty H2O that hails from the Memphis Aquifer, you’ll be left feeling refreshed, and ready to go with the flow.
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Take in the beauty of the Memphis Bridge from the best view in town as you cruise the current of the Mississippi River during safely-guided group tours.
Get up close and personal with the water at Shelby Farms Park where paddleboats, paddleboards, kayaks, and canoes are waiting to be vehicles for your Memphis water adventures.
Paddle Board Yoga classes are offered via SUP901 at Shelby Farms.
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We bet you never thought you’d see so much of Memphis from the water! The Wolf River flows all throughout the city limits, and then some—and Blues City Kayaks offers 5 different tours that’ll take you places you’ve probably never seen.
It’s about an hour drive from Midtown and Downtown Memphis, but man, is it worth the ride. Once you’ve ‘yakked or canoed the Ghost River section, you’ll REALLY understand the meaning behind the OG Ghost River Brewing branding.
Be it a community pool or a water playground, there are plenty of places to pop into where you can make a splash!