Kayak Lake Mead Temple Bar
Temple Bar
Kayak Trips
In Remote Eastern Lake Mead
The Temple Bar area of Lake Mead is quiet.

"See how the water is like a mirror!  No wind, no waves, no noise from the wind, no noise at all...just plain quietness.  Never heard that before!" - Erik Laflamme's comments after paddling in Temple Bay.

Kayak Lake Mead is the only local outfitter that does kayak trips out of Temple Bar. The drive is a little further, all our trips on Temple Bay are full day trips, but the views, the solitude, the clean water and beaches make this a great place to paddle, to explore, and or to find a nice sandy beach and just relax.

Temple Bay of the Colorado River/Lake Mead is a quiet area.  It is true desert wilderness with a lot of water. That makes it a great place to view wildlife. There is a big burro population out here.  Burros make trails and that make this area a great place to trail run. See our natural history pages on Mojave Desert Flora and Fauna.

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Here are some of the trips we do out of Temple Bar:
Map and Photos: Use this link to see an interactive map of these trips.

Contact us if you have questions.

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Wild Burro Bay - a Kayak Lake Mead paddle trip
Mushroom Reef - a Kayak Lake Mead paddle trip
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Kayak Lake Mead Trips out of Temple Bar:
Mushroom Reef
It is about a 8 mile paddle round trip to Mushroom Reef. There are some great sandy beaches if you just want to lay about. Or if you want to do some trail running, there are some a lot of burro trails to explore and run.  
Decision Island & The Temple
This is about a 10 mile round trip. You will paddle almost two miles into a hidden bay.  From there, we can explore and hike seemingly forever. 

Trail Rapids Bay - a Kayak Lake Mead paddle trip
Trails Rapids Bay
Trails Rapids Bay is big with a lot of paddling possibilites. We can make this a 6 mile round trip paddle by just goint to a nice sandy beach and relaxing or we can make this a 20 mile paddle and explore (and still include a beach to relax on!).  

Temple Bar - Kayak Lake Mead paddle trips
Contact us to get a quote or to schedule a trip or lesson on Lake Mead or in the Black Canyon. 

Email us and we'll get back to you as soon as we're back in the office from kayaking: 

Call us, you may have to leave a message but we'll return your call as soon as possible: 928-767-3061    

See ya paddling, Robert Finlay, Director Kayak Lake Mead
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Robert Finlay - Director Kayak Lake Mead
Temple Bar Kayak Trips: Decision Island - The TempleTrail Rapids BayMushroom Reef

Kayaking & Hiking at Temple Bar:
Kayaking and Hiking Trip to Teal Cove and White Mesa
Temple Bar to Wild Burro Bay to The Temple
9 miles of paddling, 6 miles of hiking
Temple Bar to Teal Cove to White Mesa
9 miles of paddling, 7 miles of hiking
Burro Cove to The Temple - a Kayak Lake Mead paddling and hiking trip