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Rentals






Summer Rentals

We rent Canoes, Kayaks and Stand Up Paddle Boards! 


Rental Season 
roughly April 30 - September 30 
Family Rentals

Rental Rates
On-site rental
Kayaks (Solo/Tandem): $25 half day, $40 full day
Stand Up Paddle Boards: $25 half day, $40 full day
Tandem Royalex Canoes: $25 half day, $40 full day
Fishing Kayaks: $30 half day, $60 full day
Pedal Fishing Kayaks: $40 half day, $75 full day
- Reservations are strongly encouraged for all rentals. 
Call ahead for best selection!

Off-Site Rental (pick-up @ 220 W Broadway, paddle anywhere)
Kayaks (Solo/Tandem): $50 full day, $30 additional day
Stand Up Paddle Boards: $50 full day, $30 additional day
Tandem Royalex Canoes: $50 full day, $30 additional day
Fishing Kayaks: $60 full day, $40 additional day
- Reservations are strongly encouraged for all rentals. 
Call ahead for best selection!

- Off-site renters may pick up their boat(s) one half hour before the close of business on the evening prior to their departure.
- Off-site renters must have an approved roof rack (a factory rack with cross-bars, Yakima, Thule, or the like) on their vehicle for boat transport.

Available RentalsSUP Rentals 
Stand Up Paddle Boards: Bic Sport Ace Tec 10’6”, Ace Tec 11’6”, and Cross Adventure 11’
Solo Kayak: Current Designs Kestrel 120 & Solara 120
Tandem Kayak: Native Watercraft Ultimate 14.5 T & Current Designs Solara 145T
Fishing Kayak: Native Watercraft Ultimate FX 12, Ultimate FX 15 Solo, Ultimate FX 15 Tandem, Slayer 10 Propel, Slayer 13 Propel, and Slayer 12; Jackson Kayak Coosa, Big Rig, Big Tuna, and  Kilroy; and Wilderness Systems Atak 140
Tandem Canoe: Wenonah Adirondack RX 16’ & Spirit II RX 17’


General Rental Policies 
- Renters must be at least 18. Adults must accompany anyone under 18.
- A lifejacket and footwear must be worn at all times.
- Sorry, leave the alcohol at home. We don't allow alcohol in our boats.
- Rentals are due back 30 minutes prior to the close of business on the day they are due.
- Rentals returned late will be charged an additional full day rental.
- Renters are responsible for equipment and agree to pay for lost or damaged items.
- When reserving a boat or board in advance, full payment is required at the time of the reservation.
- Reservations are recommended at all times, but especially on weekends or for large parties.
- All trash must be removed from boats prior to their return.

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 if any of the below are happening:
- Wind speed over 15 MPH
- Water temperature below 55 degrees Fahrenheit
- Thunderstorms

Need more info? 
Call us at 800-I-PADDLE (800-472-3353) for more info and/or reservations. 


Local Paddling 
Use the map below to plan your route from Rutabaga Paddlesports  to many of the destinations along the Yahara Waterway.

Rental Map





Saturday March 5th will be the last day of rentals for 2016. 

Rental Rates 

Snowshoes: $15 first 24 hours, $5 each additional day

Cross-Country Ski Packages: $30 first 24 hours, $5 each additional day 

Call us at 608-223-9300 to make your rental reservation.