A couple is seen rowing an orange kayak on Kinder Lake in Discovery Green


June 18, 2023

10:30 am

5:00 pm

Rent a kayak and glide around Kinder Lake! Rentals are provided by Bayou City Adventures and are subject to weather conditions. Reservations are not required. The cost is $5 per person.

Facts to know before you go:
o Kayak rides are $5 per person. (Includes kayak rental and ride)
o Children must be signed in by a parent or guardian, no exceptions.
o Parents, you don’t have to ride if you do not want to. The kayaks will be limited to two children and a guide OR one adult, one child and a guide. (3-person maximum)
o Each ride will consist of two laps around Kinder Lake.
o Wear clothes you don’t mind getting wet! Life jackets will be provided to all guests
Only approved kayaks rented through Bayou City Adventures can be used on Kinder Lake. 

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Kinder Lake

Spreading serenely over more than an acre of the park, Kinder Lake is one of the signature features of Discovery Green®. Situated on the north side of the park near the Anheuser-Busch stage, the area also features:

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Discovery Green’s location in the heart of downtown, as well as its beautifully maintained landscape, makes it a much sought-after outdoor venue for events. From company picnics, fundraisers and product launches to concerts, festivals, birthday parties and weddings, the Discovery Green campus has the perfect spot for any event from 20 people to 20,000.