This Where to Paddle Google Map is an active and growing community compilation of locations in South Africa where you can take your kayak to go paddling. Whether in our cities, towns or out-of-the-way places, there are many great spots in South Africa for you to take your kayak for little or no cost.

Before you get out on the water, always keep your safety in mind by following our safety guidelines.

If you know of an accessible paddling location, please email details to