Lodi, CA.





We Offer FREE Social Adventures!

Every Friday on Whiskeytown.  Our Paddles are geared towards first timers and experienced kayakers alike.

Book Your Own Special Group Adventure!

Having a Gathering? Birthday Party? Scout Outing? Headwaters Adventure's is the perfect place to book your special outing!

Day Touring Tandem Kayaks -

1/2 Day Rental $50 - Full Day Rental $65 - Weekend Rental $115

Tandem kayaks have additional optional child seat for possible triple


1/2 Day Rental $50

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Day Touring Kayaks -

1/2 Day Rental $30 - Full Day Rental $50 - Weekend Rental $90

We offer a many different types of kayaks as part of our rental program. Rentals include personal flotation devices, paddles & spray skirts


Headwaters Adventure Company offer a full line of high quality kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, paddles and gear. Stop by and see our great supply today!

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SUP, Stand Up Paddleboarding

Join Our Group: Shasta Paddlers

We're a loose knit group made up of enthusiasts of kayaking, canoeing, stand up paddleboarding, and anything else that travels on the water under human power. We meet at Whiskeytown Lake just west of Redding, California for weekly evening social paddles, the Sacramento river for down river running and up-river workouts, and host a number of events throughout the Northstate.  Paddlers of all skill levels are welcome to participate and we strongly encourage newbies!

Headwaters Adventure BLOG

Stand-Up Paddleboards and Yoga. A Great Pair

Monday, August 11, 2014
One of the best sports I have ever done is yoga. It is so beneficial for the mind, body and spirit in every way. I have found it to be even better on water. I have only had a few experiences with SUP yoga and I have already learned so much about it and myself. Being on the water makes balance poses and moving around to different poses difficult. I have already found that doing SUP yoga in open water, as a beginner, is more difficult than near a beach at the lake in a “no wake” zone. The first day I did SUP yoga I was at Brandy C ..

Favorite Paddling Destinations

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
This week I would like to hear from paddlers on what their favorite paddling destinations are. It can be a specific place or a type of water. California has beautiful lakes, rivers for all skill levels and the ocean. I love the silent glide on a glassy lake. My favorite lake has been Tahoe. With its gradient blues and milliondollar homes lakeside it is surreal. Closer to home I enjoy my weekly paddles on Whiskeytown Lake. The quite glide into Boulder Creek and just sitting between the rocks as the water flows over them is peaceful ..


Ocean Adventures on The Albion River 

(https://www.facebook.com/events/318931804941079/)Ocean Adventures on The Albion River So this year instead of our Tahoe Bash, Headwaters Adventure Company in Redding and Headwaters Kayak in Lodi are teaming up to bring you a Coastal Adventure ..


Every Tuesday Night River Section Paddles 

Every* Tuesday Evening is "River Sections"! These paddles are Free and are broken into Four Sections - Time: 6 p.m. 1. The first section is the most technical. It starts at Posse Grounds in Redding and ends at Bonneyview boat ram..


Every Friday Night Social Paddles 

Every Friday Night - 6 pm Hosted kayak touring on Whiskeytown at the Oak Bottom boat launch Come out and celebrate the end of the work week with an evening social paddle on Whiskeytown Lake. RSVP with your favorite Cobbler recommendation...


Classes and Training

Date: Aug 23, 2014, ACA Level II Introduction to Kayaking Class

There is another Level II Introduction to Kayaking class being held on Saturday August 23! Alan Foster, one of our ACA Certified Level II instructors will teach this class. He will give a review of parts of the kayak and paddle, teach the p..

Date: Sept. 13, 2014, Short Boat Clinic on the Sacramento River

Come join us for a Short Boat Clinic on the Sacramento River in Redding Ca. This clinic will be held on Saturday September 13th from 9 am to 1 pm. This clinic will be taught by Shawn McNeely a Level II ACA instructor who has been ka..

Headwaters Adventure Company offers a wide range of Kayak classes and training

Our Location:

930 Merchant St., A-1, Redding, CA 96002           PH: 530-223-2411

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