Though, it's probably a lot less like that and more like discovering LA from a different angle. Seeing nature can still exist in this cement city. From the Elysian Valley River and Sepulveda Basin River you'll be able to experience a strange mix of man-made structure and nature. t
The following groups are opening shop for renting Kayaks, so act soon, they're technically starting up the first weekend of June. Prices start around $50, but they supply you with all your gear. Remember you'll get wet so read what you need to do to keep your phone safe...oh, and yourself.
LA River Expeditions
LA River Kayaks Sepulveda Rentals
LA River Kayak Safari