If you're looking for a cool way to beat the heat, you'll want to get in, on and ABOVE the water and go flyboarding with Northshore Hydro Sports. Perfect for the more adventurous, instructors take participants out on Madisonville's Tchefuncte River for 20- and 30-minute flights for ages 16 and up. Fly once or sign up for multiple lessons. All flights launch from T-Rivers Bar & Grill, located at 1999 Main St. in Madisonville.
If you'd prefer to explore St. Tammany's lush waterways and discover our abundant wildlife, book a Northshore River Adventure--two- and six-hour guided kayak or paddleboard tours on scenic Tchefuncte and Bogue Falaya rivers. Guided tours include board equipment, paddles, life jackets, paddling instruction, and transport to points in the river where you can float back to the launch point--T-Rivers Bar & Grill for Tchefuncte River trips and Bogue Falaya Wayside Park's canoe launch in Bogue Falaya Park (213 Park Drive). Rental includes Drop-Off and Pick-Up of: Paddles, Life Jacket and Choice of Paddleboard or Kayak.
Want to go out on your own? Kayaks and paddleboards are also available to rent for one, two or six hours. Paddles and life jackets also provided.
Discounts for groups of 10 or more, party packages available. Food & drink packages offered by T-Rivers. Book all trips online at NorthshoreHydroSports.com.
Maybe one day's fun on the water just isn't enough. You're in luck: boathouse accommodations are also available for one, two, and three-night stays. Houseboats accommodate 4-6 guests with one private bedroom with Queen bed and living room with pull-out couch bed. Bedding and towels included. Full bath and full kitchen with refrigerator and stove/oven, plus cookware, glassware and utensils. Amenities include deck furniture, TV, DVD, microwave, toaster, coffeemaker and blender. Deposit required. No pets. Call for details and pricing.