Lake kayaking offers views of mountain ridges and lake shores unseen by hikers and drivers. In Bryson City, PaddleFish, Inc. leads kayaking excursions on Lake Fontana. Starting at the end waters of the Tuckaseegee River, the trip follows the northern border of the Nanatahala National Forest and the southern shores of the Great Smoky Mountains. The scenery isn’t all this trip has, enjoy stories of natural history and Appalachian folk lore and heritage from your knowledgeable guide. An activity fit for the whole family, no experience is required and all ages are welcome. No worries if you’ve never been in a kayak, the trip will begin with basic safety and instruction. Full and half day trips available. Make your reservations today at www.paddlefishkayaking.com.