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Kayaking with church group.

This was a delightful, leisurely kayak trip that took about 3 to 4 hours, including time to stop on... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Kelly M
,
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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Lots of fun, be sure to make a reservation!

I came here with another family on a Saturday for a kayak trip. We rented 2 singles and 1 double... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
lindsaymgrant
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

This was a delightful, leisurely kayak trip that took about 3 to 4 hours, including time to stop on a couple of sand bars for swimming and picnicking. The rapids were not too rough, so it was a safe, leisurely trip. The only down side...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 8 July 2018

I came here with another family on a Saturday for a kayak trip. We rented 2 singles and 1 double. We didn't have to wait too long, since they made a reservation in advance, we simply had to wait for our bus to arrive (I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

We arrive Saturday. 2 hr drive. At 11:30 am. It's busy so we wait in line and rented 2 canoes and was told the 10 y.o. couldn't ride in canoe bc it be 3 in 1 canoe, although there were many kids riding with there...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank gkcbvrly
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

I rarely ever do reviews - much less poor ones... but just had an unbelievable experience. We got in the bus to go down to the launch site and they were playing obnoxious music super loud and the songs were changing non-stop. TRASHY. The website...More

Date of experience: June 2018
5  Thank JScot724
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I've kayaked with some other posts in the Seminary area and didn't get the warm greeting we got here. also the kayaks are much cleaner with Okatoma Outpost.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank kbusby
Reviewed 16 May 2018

This was our first time to float down this river. We were offered two lengths of trips: 7 miles or 13 miles. We selected the 7 mile trip and asked how we would know where the take-out spot was (a bus comes and picks you...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Upon arrival people in our group were given kayaks in good shape but the life jackets are in terrible shape. We were not given any information about the river or how to navigate certain areas. There bus loads of people as they can do up...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank luzanda p
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

The water was up while there. We took a few spills. But we had some that had never even rowed before. It was also way too crowded. Prob will not go back. Was not relaxing. Was dangerous w so many on a small creek.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank delorey1
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We came out to have a good time and ended up having to swim most of the way, getting our legs and body scratched up. Our kayak was filled with water on the inside so it just kept sinking. Once we got to the end...More

Date of experience: July 2016
4  Thank Abby P
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Kayaking the Okatoma is so much fun! My friend and I have been kayaking this every summer for the past several years. This is definitely the highlight of each summer vacation. I want everyone I know to come with me--it's such a beautiful kayak trip...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank Sarah G
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Kelly M
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Response from kbusby | Reviewed this property |
yes, there is a surface to put a cooler on but bring a bungie strap or something to secure it down in case your kayak flips over. plenty of room at your feet to put a water bottle as well..
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