Kayak and Canoe Rentals
We have a number of kayaks and canoes. We keep our fleet of high quality watercraft and gear in very good shape. Watercraft rentals require to be in addition to other services through Okefenokee Pastimes such as: Cabin Accommodations or Camping. Rentals are only for areas outside of the Okefenokee NWR, we do not allow our equipment to be used in the refuge.
Kayaks and canoes are sometimes not available.
Native Watercraft ultimate 12 kayak canoe hybrid – daily $30.00
Tandem (2 person) kayak canoe hybrid [Native Watercraft ultimate 14] – daily $40.00
Recreational / Touring Kayaks – 14 foot Pungos 2010 models, Wilderness Systems (only 2)] – $35.00 day
Noted boats: If you tend to abuse rentals don’t even consider them. Very high charges will be incurred if these boats are abused.
Canoes [2 persons fiberglass 16 foot Mohawk] daily — $30.00
Canoe [fiberglass 17 foot Mohawk (only 1 available)] daily — $35.00
Canoe [Royalex 17 foot Mad River Reflection 2011 model (only 1)] This is a Rolls Royce of canoes. daily — $40.00 Please note – We expect this boat to be especially well taken care of while in your possession, if you tend to abuse rentals don’t even consider it. Very high extra charges will be incurred if this boat is abused.
All boats are expected to be returned in very close to the same condition they were in when taken out. We expect the boat to be returned in clean condition (no trash) and paddles and PFD’s need to be returned in usable condition.
It should be understood, all clean up charges and any missing equipment or damages will be charged to the credit card used for the rental. Boats and equipment will be charged at the replacement costs, which usually means current new purchase price & delivery expenses.
Be aware that we might not rent boats to you if you do not have the proper know how or transport equipment.
All Rentals include PFD’s, Paddles (2 each), tie down straps/ropes and foam blocks (4).
Note: These prices do not include shuttling to the water.
Comfort Extras: Canoe seat backs and seat pads – $2.00 each per day
Extra paddles – $2.00 each per day
Extra PFD’s – $2.00 each per day
It is possible that we have other items available for rent, ask if there is something specific.
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You must put a deposit down to reserve a boat. Boat availability is on a first come first serve basis unless reserved, because we have such limited numbers of boats a deposit amount equal to the daily rental fee is required for each boat to hold it.
Deposits are not refundable.
Our Regular Season office hours are 9 am-6 pm except Sunday & Monday (Certain Special Season hours may be different – check news or contact pages of this site).
All Canoe & Kayak rentals are at the renters own risk, any watercraft can present a danger to it’s users and others, and a waiver must be signed prior to taking any watercraft, we have paddler guides available for purchase for first time paddlers.