Hours & Rates
OPEN YEAR ROUND!
Everyday 10:00 - 5:00 p.m. (new gate closing time)
Our last boats of the day leave the dock 75-minutes prior to closing.
To see any current weather delays, please view our "News" on our home page.
Rate is by the Hour: single kayak $10, 2-person kayak, $15, Half-day $25 (4 hours)
Fabulous SUPs - Standup Paddleboards $20 for 1 hour.
SUP guests must be 16 or above. Pet policy: Dogs are welcomed in our kayaks but not on our boards.
A renter's valid drivers license is required for all rentals.
Plenty of boats, so no need for a reservation - come on down!
Indoor restroom facilities are available in the Boathouse.
Parking: Guest parking is not provided at the Boathouse but is available nearby, on-street or at the spacious public parking lot one block east at 600 River Street, next to the Mexican American Cultural Center. Directions to the MACC: on Cesar Chavez/1st St. go one block east to Red River Street, turn south toward the lake, quick left, then quick right onto Rainey. The MACC is a large white peaked-roof structure. Park near the lot's western end and take the short trail walk, through the protected plywood construction tunnel of the Waller Creek Tunnel project, west to the Boathouse. We will be over the moon when the Waller Creek Tunnel construction is done in 2014!
New! Be a Frequent Paddler - Want to paddle often? Get a price break with our paddle cards at extreme savings:
Kayak Card = $85 for eleven one-hour kayak outings
SUP Card: = $125 for eleven one-hour SUP outings
SUP/Kayak Card = $279 for six months of one-hour outings everyday.
Rentals include a life vest and paddle and our boats are equipped with seatbacks for your comfort. A renter's valid drivers license is required for rental. Cash and credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, Discover) accepted.
Bat Tour Season Ended Sept. 28, 2013 - It's been a great summer but our bats have headed south! Bats return in April 2014 and reservations can be made here on our home page starting in January. Questions? Write us at email@example.com or call the Kayak Desk at 512/809-8916.