Paddle Tours on the Lake

Nestled between Graham and Mebane lies the gorgeous flat water of Graham-Mebane Lake. Come enjoy the cooler weather with us on the water. Graham Recreation & Parks invites you to join us on a guided, two-hour paddle tour (30 minutes to prepare). With our tour guide at the helm, you will see firsthand what lake life is all about. Be it with old friends, or new, you will bask in the tranquility of the lake while exploring this aquatic gem during the two-hour tour. Space is limited and registration is required. Online registration is currently open and closes at 5:00pm the day prior to the paddle tour date or when maximum attendance is reached. You will receive a confirmation receipt through email at the time of booking. For more information, please call Graham-Mebane Lake at (919) 563-6544 or visit More Paddle Tour on the Lake dates coming this summer!  

5 Dates to Choose From:
• Thursday, May 2 from 5:00pm – 7:30pm
• Saturday, May 25 from 11:00am – 1:30pm
• Thursday, May 30 from 11:00am – 1:30pm
• Thursday, June 13 from 10:00am – 12:30pm
• Sunday, June 30 from 10:00am – 12:30pm
Ages: 18 & older
Cost: (space is limited and registration is required)
• Reserve a kayak, paddle, PFD, & registration – $22.00 per person
• Bring your own kayak, paddle, PFD, & registration – $10.00 per person
Location: Graham-Mebane Lake • 3218 Bason Road, Mebane, NC 27302 

Register Online


  • Know how to swim 
  • Kayakers should be moderately fit for this trip
  • Review and complete the waiver
  • Must wear properly fitted PFD (for paddling) while on water 
  • Bring water shoes 
  • Bring an attachable water bottle (attach to vest or kayak) 

What to Wear 

  • Comfortable clothes (dress for the weather) 
  • Wicking or quick dry 
  • Synthetic instead of cotton 
  • Water shoes 
  • Hat/Sunglasses (with a strap to secure to you) 

Suggested Additional Items:

  • Sunscreen (leave in a dry sack or in a vehicle once applied) 
  • Hat/Sunglasses (with a strap to secure to you) 
  • Dry Sack and/or Waterproof phone case 
  • Towel 

Cancelation Policy: Must cancel by 5:00pm the day before the paddle tour date. No refunds will be issued for cancelations after this time. 

Inclement Weather Updates: All Paddle Tours are subject to cancelation or postponement due to weather. In the event of inclement weather, all attendees will be offered the choice of a rain date for the tour or a refund. Please provide a valid email address during registration to ensure you receive confirmation and communication regarding your Paddle Tour.