The warm sun on our backs. The still waters sprinkled with scarlet sea hibiscus blossoms. The slight wobble of our bodies (knowing we were exercising our core).
It sure felt good standing up tall on our boards, quietly paddle boarding in Kauai along the Hule’ia River!
Paddle boarding in Kauai
We thought our Kauai SUP tour with Outfitters Kauai – stand-up paddle boarding along a Kauai river – would be more like the brochure said: “Paddle. Smile. Splash!”
But no, it was easy to remain upright and paddle on the tranquil river, where no waves could knock us off balance.
No one in our group fell off their boards on their own – though horseplay came naturally on the river, and several family members had fun trying to push each other off.
SUP in Kauai
There are many good reasons to visit Kauai. The fact that Kauai has the only navigable rivers in Hawaii is one of them.
This Kauai SUP Adventure on the Hule’ia River is also the only one of its kind on the island…
Continue reading our story on stand-up paddleboarding along a Kauai river!
See “Stand-Up Paddleboarding on Kauai” on the TravelAge West website.