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KayaXpedition

  • Presented By: Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism
  • 409 Byron Street, Chesapeake, VA 23320
  • Phone: (757) 382-6411

overview

The annual KayaXpedition, a kayaking and canoeing event, is back in Chesapeake this year! There's something for everyone including music, food trucks, kayaks and canoes. Bring your own kayak/canoe/stand-up paddleboard (SUP), or use one of our kayaks/canoes.

Paddle Your Way!

• Use One of Our Kayaks or Canoes (see age and chaperone requirements) - 30 minute sessions - FREE. (On-site registration required, limited availability).

• Bring Your Own Kayak, Canoe or SUP (and personal floatation device or PFD) - FREE.

- No trailers allowed.

- Inflatable kayaks and SUPs are allowed; however, staff have the right to deny access if vessels are not rigid in design or are not properly inflated. Multi-layered construction of vessels is preferred.

Age and Chaperone Requirements:

• All youth age 17 or younger must wear a personal flotation device (PFD) and be able to swim.

• Youth age 12-17 may paddle in a separate boat but must be accompanied by an adult chaperone in another boat. Required ratio of youth participants to adult chaperones will be one to one - one adult chaperone for each youth participant.

• Youth age 11 years or younger must paddle in the same boat with an adult.

Event Info

  • Presented By: Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism
  • Dates: 6/10/2023, 6/11/2023
  • Location: Oak Grove Lake Park
  • Address: 409 Byron Street, Chesapeake, VA 23320
  • Phone: (757) 382-6411
  • Time: 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Price: Free