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eNRG Kayaking

1701 Clackamette Dr, Oregon City, OR 97045-1042
+1 503-772-1122
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Fun kayaking trip

My husband and I went on the Willamette Falls kayaking trip with our 4 kids and my dad. It was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Portland, Oregon
via mobile
Fantastic way to experience the river!

We've rented SUPs from eNRG many times and really enjoy this area of the Willamette. eNRG is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
West Linn, Oregon
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eNRG kayaking is the premiere kayak rental and instruction facility in the Northwest. We have an incredible river front store on the Willamette and offer flatwater rentals, guided tours, as well as whitewater kayaking lessons and whitewater rafting trips at nearby rivers.
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  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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1701 Clackamette Dr, Oregon City, OR 97045-1042
+1 503-772-1122
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went on the Willamette Falls kayaking trip with our 4 kids and my dad. It was great. We paddled past 2 sea lions and saw the historic Oregon City Locks. As mentioned in some of the other reviews, it goes past...More

Thank ago2girl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've rented SUPs from eNRG many times and really enjoy this area of the Willamette. eNRG is very helpful with paddling advice particularly if you rent at non-peak hours. Tried SUP yoga with them for the first time this weekend. Katarina is an excellent instructor...More

Thank lynettepierson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were disappointed in the Willamette Falls kayak tour. From the description, we pictured a river out in nature. Large industrial sights line the river for a good part of the trip. In fact, the falls sit right at the end of all these places....More

Thank Anne0827
samdrevo, Owner at eNRG Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sorry you were disappointed with the trip. As the origin of much of Oregon's history, its the "historic" element that seems to be the biggest draw for this tour. Hopefully our guides gave you some insight into those elements and you gained an appreciation for...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We made a last minute request for kayak instruction. Sam went out of his way to arrange transportation, provide us with two very experienced instructors, and accommodate our schedule so we could learn to kayak on the Santiam river. Great location. Great Service. Thanks!

Thank KiwiJoker71
Reviewed 15 August 2017

The guide was really nice. He was new to Oregon so we didn't get much of a history lesson, which we didn't mind because we had lived in Oregon for years. We pretty much just paddled up to the falls, took pictures and came back;...More

Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Saturday did the 90 minute Kayak tour and had so much fun. Highly recommend for locals or tourists. Brendan our guide was awesome the Falls were amazing, and learned so much about the history in the area. Gorgeous day to be on the water! They...More

Thank sfobes
Reviewed 6 August 2017

My Stand Up Paddle Board experience, with eNGR, exceeded my expectations... totally friendly and supportive staff in a great location. I definitely will go back again.

Thank amad d
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I did the 90 minute kayak trip. Staff was friendly and knowledgeable. Neither of us had kayaked before and I was a bit nervous. Safety was a priority and equipment was in good condition. From the time I got in the kayak...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We paddled into a lock and past turkey vultures on the shore. The guide pointed out a huge osprey nest above and then we got to the falls, which were spectacular to see up close! There were eight of us on the tour. You can...More

1  Thank 4Pattytrip
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Had a very nice 90 min tour with a great guide. Was impressed with the history that we learned. Only knock was I wish we spent more time on the river paddle boarding and not just listening to the general history of the area. I...More

Thank PDXmilespoints
samdrevo, Owner at eNRG Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Point taken, I will discuss with the team and work to improve this process. Glad you enjoyed the guide, and were impressed with the history during your trip.

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Response from Marsha S | Reviewed this property |
We usually wear shorts and t-shirts. I have kayaked barefoot and with waterproof sandals. Either way is fine. Do not wear jeans. If you have clothes that are quick dry, they are good to wear as you will get wet. Wear... More