POWHATAN – Lake Charles State Park will host guided kayak tours on Saturday, Oct. 7 and Sunday, Oct. 8, from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the park, 3705 Hwy. 25, Powhatan. The tour is $18 plus tax per adult and $12 plus tax per children ages 6-12. Space is limited and registration is required.


A limited number of tandem kayaks will be available for children 6-10 to ride with an adult. Participants must be 10 years or older to paddle a boat solo. Children under the age of 6 are not permitted.


Park interpreters will highlight basic kayaking skills. During the tour, they will discuss Arkansas flora and fauna, and the history of Lake Charles.


For available tour times and to register, contactlakecharles@arkansas.com or call 870-878-6595.