the boathouse

supporting catawba riverkeeper

The Boathouse is a center for authentic outdoor experiences on the banks of the South Fork River, the largest tributary of the Catawba River. 

It serves as a place for Catawba Riverkeeper to engage visitors and residents alike with their most precious natural resource and educate them on ways they can help protect it.

Things to do


ABOUT catawba riverkeeper

watchdog for our waterways

Catawba Riverkeeper is a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and protecting the waters of the Catawba-Wateree River Basin for generations to come.

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now hiring

  • Kayak Techs
  • Guides
  • Shuttle Drivers
  • Retail/Operations


Catawba Riverkeeper is hiring part-time seasonal employees to support The Boathouse and kayaking operations.

Become a kayak tech, guide, shuttle driver, or work in The Boathouse Store.

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