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Backwoods Paddlesports at Panther Island Rentals
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Hourly kayak, paddleboard, and canoe rentals on the Trinity River in the heart of Fort Worth.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
480 Taylor St, Fort Worth, TX 76102-3706
+1 817-403-6906
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff. Incredibly accessible location. Quality apparatus. Enough said. This was the easiest kayak rental I’ve done in a long time.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Had a group of 24! Had everything set and ready to go when we arrived! Did a great job explaining what to do. Everyone had fun, but were worn out when they were done!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Cristen G
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

This was so much fun especially on a hot day!! Peaceful, and you do get wet!! But the people are kind and life jackets are included, plus you can bring your doggies( also life jackets provided $5ea dog)

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

We took a group of 13 to paddleboard at Panther Island. The staff was helpful, prepared, and knowledgeable. They explained everything clearly to us (we were all beginners). The equipment was in great condition. The property was clean. We had such a fun time on...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank The N
Reviewed July 26, 2017

We kayaked with Backwoods Paddlesports last Tuesday and really enjoyed it. The staff is really friendly and gave us great instruction. We enjoyed our time on the Trinity - it was very peaceful and relaxing. We saw lots of turtle and even a great blue...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 20, 2017

We only had an hour to allocate to this, and the location at Panther Island Pavilion couldn't be beat. Staff was pleasant, enthusiastic, and knowledgeable. Staff provided us with simple, direct coaching on this activity. Three of us went out on kayaks, my daughter, grand...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

Brought my XC team to workout at the trinity trails & then cool off swimming and kayaking we rented 8 kayaks and 1 sup & the kids had a lot of fun. They accept credit cards or cash and sell cold drinks, they were very...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed September 10, 2016

We've enjoyed this several times and done both the SUP and kayaking. One route provides a great view of the city and the other is more of a nature trek. The Backwoods Paddlesports crew took the time to make sure all members of the family...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Jason D
Reviewed July 23, 2016

Kayaked today for the first time with my sons (12 & 17). My younger son and I got a tandem kayak and my older son a single. We were all a little nervous having never done this before but all the people who work there...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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