Welcome to the finest freshwater, flatwater paddling destination in the Southeast.


Guided Kayak Tours

Jocassee Lake Tours will shuttle people and kayaks to our favorite wild and remote places around the lake, then guide a naturalist-led paddling exploration of all the waterfalls, quiet coves, remote beaches and beautiful swimming spots in the area.  Learn about wildflowers, bird life, geology, and the history of Lake Jocassee while enjoying your day on the water.  Our kayak tours are designed to be easy on the body and nourishing to the spirit. Tour time is from 10 to 4. Paddle time is about 3 hours. 
$60.00 per person, $95 per person includes kayak rental and safety gear, if needed. Minimum $495 for private kayak tours.


Upper Lake Tours


Join us to explore the wonders of the upper lake region of Lake Jocassee, including Mill Creek Falls, the federally designed Wild and Scenic Horsepasture River, Bearcamp Creek and spectacular Laurel Fork Falls.

Lower Lake Tours

Join us to explore the awesome beauty of the lower lake region of Lake Jocassee, including Lower Whitewater Falls, the breathtaking wilderness of the Thompson River, and Wright Creek Falls, the falls you can paddle behind and swim in!





Kayaking Lake Jocassee

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Salem, SC


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CONTACT US: info@jocasseelaketours.com

Phone: 864-280-5501

We depart from the main boat dock at Devils Fork State Park, Salem SC, 28676