Rio Vista Park will be CLOSED for construction SEP 23rd -SPRING of 2022
We are unable to offer rentals on this section during this time. Book the Martindale section here:
Rental San Marcos
4 hours / 6.5 miles
Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate
Minimum Age: 7
Start: San Marcos City Park
Finish: San Marcos River Retreat
Navigation instructional video
This trip begins at San Marcos City Park near the pristine head waters of the San Marcos River. Paddle 6.5 miles down stream to the San Marcos River Retreat. This location requires a few portages around old dams as shown in the video. Rentals are go-at-your own pace. Average paddling time is 4 hours. This is a start to finish paddle. There is not an option to get out early.
Want a date that is not listed? Contact us with your group of 4 or more, and we will do our best to accommodate. We suggest at least a 48 hour advanced reservation.