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  41 Bridge St, Canton, CT 06019
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Evening Paddles

Paddling at sunset can be a magical experience, and it's also a great opportunity to spot wildlife that emerges at dusk! We offer extended rental hours into the evening on certain dates. You can make a reservation to rent a kayak, canoe, or paddleboard and self-launch.

2024 Schedule: Select a Date Below to Reserve Your Equipment

Saturday, July 20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Saturday, August 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Rates (CT sales tax will be applied at check out):

  • Solo Kayak - $35
  • Tandem Kayak - $55
  • Paddle Board - $35
  • Canoe for 2 People - $55
  • Canoe for 3 People - $60
  • Canoe for 4 People - $65
  • Self-Launch Own Boat - $5
Renters receive bottled water, snack, glow sticks, paddles, and PFDs which must be worn and securely fastened at all times. Those self-launching also receive glow sticks and are required to wear PFDs. Though our shop is located on a calm stretch of the Farmington River, paddlers must know how to swim. There is no lifeguard on duty. 

Renters must be 18+, and minors 17 or under must be accompanied by someone 18+. Children ages 7 and up who are experienced swimmers may be in their own boat. Liability Waivers can be printed out or completed upon arrival. 

Cancellations & Policies

Our complete policies are available in the About Us section. Cancellations must be done through the shop by calling 860-693-6977. Cancellations received with at least 48 hours notice will receive a full refund. Cancellations received with less than 48 hours notice and no-shows will receive no refund.  In the event CCK cancels due to lack of enrollment, severe weather, or emergency, we will make every attempt to notify registrants in a timely fashion to reschedule or provide a full refund.

Additional Events

We are pleased to partner with organizations working to help protect the river we enjoy so much. Their special events provide additional opportunities to rent or self-launch a kayak, canoe, or paddleboard from our shop. Get to know their staff and volunteers and enjoy a paddle on the river!



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Open 7 Days
10am - 6pm

Location: 41 Bridge St, Canton, CT 06019
Tel: 860-693-6977