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We now have two rental locations!!

Olbrich Park  608-513-1308 
3527 Atwood Ave
Madison, WI 53714

We are not able to accept same-day online reservations at our Olbrich Location. Walk-in or phone reservations only.

Rental Season 
May 26 - Labor Day (weather dependent)
Rental Hours
Monday - Friday                                10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday, Sunday & Holidays           10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Boats and Rates            1 hour           Additional hour
(pricing is per boat)
Kayak (solo/tandem)                  $15                              $10
Stand-Up Paddleboard               $15                              $10
Fishing Kayak                             $20                              $10

Rutabaga Paddlesports   608-223-9300 
220 W Broadway
Monona, WI 53716

Off-site rentals are available at our Rutabaga location but not available to reserve online.  Please call the store and speak with a manager about rates and availability. 

Rental Season 
May 1 - September 30 (weather dependent)
Rental Hours
Monday - Friday               10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday                            10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Sunday                              11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Boats and Rates                  Half day*               Full day
(pricing is per boat)
Kayak (solo/tandem)                          $35                              $60
Stand-Up Paddleboard                      $35                              $60
Tandem Canoe                                   $35                              $60
*Half day rental times begin at 10am and 3pm Monday-Friday, 10am and 2pm Saturday, and 11am Sunday. 

General Rental Information:

What's Included
- One (or more) canoe, kayak, or SUP board
- A life jacket for each person
- A paddle for each paddler

Rental Policies 
- A life jacket and footwear must be worn at all times when using rental equipment.
- Renters must be at least 18 years old. Adults must accompany anyone under 18. An adult must accompany any child under 8 years of age in the same boat.
Alcohol is prohibited while using or operating Rutabaga equipment. Rutabaga reserves the right to refuse to rent to anyone who appears to be under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
- Renters are liable for lost or damaged equipment.

Other Information 
- Full payment is required at the time of reservation.
- All trash must be removed from boats prior to their return.
- Rentals are due back 30 minutes prior to the close of business.
- Rentals returned late will be charged a $25 late fee.
- Rutabaga reserves the right to cancel rentals due to unsafe weather conditions, resulting in either full refund or reschedule.

Cancellation Policy 
Two or more days notice: full refund
One day notice: 50% refund
No show or day of: no refund

Weather Related Cancellations will be met with a full refund
We will cancel rentals under the following conditions:
- Wind speed over 15 MPH
- Water temperature below 55 degrees Fahrenheit
- Thunderstorms

Need more info? 
Call us at 800-i-PADDLE or 608-223-9300.