August 26, 2017 - 9:00am

Events In & Around DeSoto State Park

Flat-water Kayaking Trip on Little River
With One World Adventure
Take a guided kayaking trip on beautiful Little River to enjoy the early Summer season. Learn about this outstanding water source with its clear water, plant & animal life, and about the history of the area around DeSoto Falls in Dekalb County, Alabama.

What to know: Roughly 4 miles round trip, with a hammock lunch break included. Kayaks, Life vests, paddles, & hammocks are supplied as well. Kayak weight restriction: 300 pounds. Bring a small pack with sunscreen, bug spray, lunch and drinking water. Ages 8 to adult.

Date: Saturday, August 26, 2017
Where: Meet at DeSoto Falls Picnic Area-near Mentone, Alabama (about 7 miles from main park area of DeSoto State Park) Coordinates: 34.549124, -84.589668
Time: 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Fee: $15 per person for boat rental. Open to everyone. Pre-registration is required; limited to 10 people. Call Angie Shugart at 256-634-8370 or email