If ever there were an activity that is taking the country by storm, it’s got to be SUP (Stand Up) paddle boarding. Stand up paddle boarding is a great way for people to get outside and enjoy the beauty of nature while also getting a pretty good workout in too. Why, you can even find SUP Yoga classes where you can meet people, enjoy the scenery, and get in a pretty good workout, too!
Since SUP paddle boarding is so popular, we wanted to bring you a list of some of America’s greatest SUP paddle boarding destinations in the country.
The next time you plan a trip, perhaps you’ll want to plan it around these beautiful destinations!
Hawaii is known for being one of the most beautiful places in the US, and it’s no question as to why. Beautiful beaches, clear water, and incredible views… Some people even go so far to say that SUP paddle boarding was even started here.
For those who like to use inflatable SUP boards, you’ll be in great company when you drop by the Santa Barbara Harbor. People favor the harbor because the water is calm and flat, making it the perfect place to learn and improve on your technique.
You might come to New Orleans for Mardi Gras and partying, but after the party is over, why not stay and travel down the tamer part of the Mississippi River and soak in the beauty that is the historic French Quarter?
Florida may be a great place to retire, but that doesn’t mean you can’t go out and enjoy the beautiful weather. SUP touring is pretty popular in Key West because it’s laid back and relaxing!
If ever there were a place where you could get the crystal clear waters of the tropics with gorgeous snow-capped mountains as your backdrop, it would be at Lake Tahoe. If you really want to enjoy the lakes and paddle board, you’re going to want to go in the early hours of the morning or early evening when the water is flat and the wind is pretty calm.
Stand up paddle boarding is quickly becoming one of the go-to activities for vacationers, outdoorsy folk, and those who just want to get into shape and switch up their workout routine. What better way to enjoy this fantastic activity than to be in the middle of some breathtaking scenery?
These are just five destinations for stand up paddle boarding in the US! There are many other places to check out. You’d be surprised by how many beautiful places there are in the US. You just have to get out there and look!