SUP Boarding or Kayaking and Biking Trip

2017 May 20 (Saturday)

Mitake, Tokyo

Let's go SUP (stand-up paddle) boarding or kayaking along the gentle and quiet Okutama river while enjoying beautiful scenery and the gorgeous nature!

Explore and see some waterfalls, river, lakes and gorgeous mountain scenery on a saddle of a mountain bike!

Trip Itinerary

Stand-up Paddle Boarding or Kayaking

  • Meet the group at Mitake station at 12:52pm
  • Walk to the Kayak/SUP Base Center
  • Get the gear on
  • Safety talk and learn the basic paddling technique
  • SUP boarding or river kayaking until 4pm
  • Visit the nearby local onsen or head back to Tokyo

Biking Trip (Optional)

  • Meet on the train (Car No. 2 of Holiday Rapid Okutama departing at 6:46am from JR Shinjuku station)
  • Catch up on your sleep or chat with other members
  • Arrive at Okutama station at 8:21am
  • Meet the rest of the biking group
  • Walk to the bike rental shop
  • Orientation/safety briefing
  • Start the bike tour at 8:45am
  • Bike around Okutama to see some waterfalls, lakes and breathtaking mountain sceneries
  • Picnic lunch around 11:30am
  • Return the bikes around 12:15pm
  • Take the 12:35pm train from Okutama to Mitake
  • Arrive at Mitake station at 12:51pm
  • Meet the rest of the group for some SUP boarding or river kayaking

Trip Inclusion - Extras - Discounts

Price includes;

  • Half-day SUP boarding 'or' kayaking (1:30pm-4)
  • All gear required for kayaking and SUP boarding (kayak, SUP board, paddle, wetsuit, life jacket, helmet, shoes, etc.)
  • SUP board/kayak guides/instructors
  • Accident insurance
  • 8% consumption tax
  • Chance to meet a lot of people and make new friends

Optional;

  • Biking Trip (5,000yen) *Includes mountain bike/helmet rental and guide

Not Included;

  • Train transportation
  • Lunch and drinks

Discount;

  • Birthday on May 20 (3,000yen)
Price: 6,900Yen
Space left: 4 out of 12

Important Notes

  • Itinerary may vary due to the weather, traffic conditions, and other unavoidable circumstances.
  • You MUST have your own insurance (health, social, company, etc.) to be able to join.
  • The current of the river we will be kayaking and SUP boarding on is gentle and quiet.
  • SUP boarding and kayaking first-timers and beginners are totally welcome!
  • The bike trip is about 3.5 hours and distance to cover will be between 15~25 kilometers depending on the fitness level of the group. We'll visit some waterfalls, river and lakes around Okutama area.
  • The bike trip is about 3.5 hours and distance to cover will be between 15~25 kilometers depending on the fitness level of the group.
  • Reasonable fitness required for the biking trip.
  • Please have lunch first before meeting the group at Mitake station. There are no shops nearby to buy food and drinks.
  • Final details will be sent to the participants two days before the event.

What to wear/bring

  • Clothes appropriate to the weather
  • Comfortable footwear
  • Flip-flops or slippers
  • Bike clothes and sports shoes (if joining the bike tour)
  • Towel
  • Swimsuit
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Music player or book
  • Camera
  • Smartphone
  • Cash

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