Boat Rentals - Canoe and Kayaks


Boat Rentals - Canoe and Kayaks

Enjoy the serenity and beauty along the beautiful and historic Bark and Rock Rivers. We make it easy with our boat rentals and pre-planned trip itineraries!  We only rent high-quality Wenonah brand canoes and Current Designs kayaks. 

Step 1 - Select Service Option

OPTION A:  Transport to Drop-off Point and Paddle Back To Town

We provide the boat, paddles, life jackets and transport you to the start of one of our route options. You paddle back to Fort Atkinson (the boat launch behind the store).  Select from one of the trips in Step 2. OPTION A trips are only offered specific days of the week and only during specific months of the year.  Please see the details in Step 2.


Price = varies depending on trip (see details in Step 2)

Next --> Proceed to Step 2

OPTION B:  Depart from the Launch Behind The Store and Paddle For Up to 4 Hours

This is a great option for random exploration and /or if you want to do some fishing. We help you launch from the store and you can paddle for up to 4 hours.  We provide the boat, paddles and life jackets. This option is offered year round as long as the water is flowing. Available any day we are open and you need to be back at the store prior to closing time.


Price = $34.99 (4 hours; canoe or kayak)

Next --> Proceed to Step 3

OPTION C:  Bring Your Own Canoe / Kayak

Do you have your own boat? If so, we can shuttle you to any of the drop-off point list in Step 2.

Price = varies depending on trip (see details in Step 2)

Next --> Proceed to Step 2

Step 2 - Pick Your Adventure (Options A, C) 


Prince's Point Wildlife Area to Fort Atkinson (reservation only - no walk-ins)

This day-long journey launches at Princes Point Wildlife Area southeast of Fort Atkinson.  Stop for a break at Burnt Village County Park and then paddle on to the Rock River. (Route includes segment below, plus Burnt Village to Fort Atkinson segment.) 

DURATION:  6 - 7 hours

TIME OF YEAR OFFERED: May - August

PRICING:

Canoe Rental:  $59.99 per canoe (up to 2 adults and 2 children)

Kayak Rental:  $49.99 per kayak

Shuttle Only (Bring Your Own Boat): $25 canoe or kayak

DEPARTURE TIMES:

     - Saturday @ 9:00 am

     - Sunday - NO PRINCE'S POINT SHUTTLES

     - Prince's Point trip is only available by reservation

All shuttle departures begin at the Fort Atkinson Shop. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your departure time 

 

Burnt Village to Fort Atkinson

If you're up for a half-day trip, drop in at Burnt Village County Park and enjoy the scenic Bark River in route to Fort Atkinson and the Rock River.

DURATION:  2.5 - 3.5 hours

TIME OF YEAR OFFERED: May - August

PRICING: 

Canoe Rental:  $49.99 per canoe (up to 2 adults and 2 children)

Kayak Rental:  $34.99 per kayak

Shuttle Only (Bring Your Own Boat):  $15 canoe or kayak

DEPARTURE TIMES:

     - Saturday @ 9:00 am

     - Sunday @ 12:00 pm

All shuttle departures begin at the Fort Atkinson Shop. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your departure time 

 
 
 

Fort Atkinson Area

Take a quick trip on the Rock River and see Fort Atkinson from a whole new angle! You'll launch near the northern edge of town and float into the heart of the city. 

DURATION:  45-60 minutes

TIME OF YEAR OFFERED: May - August

PRICING:

Canoe Rental: $34.99 per canoe (up to 2 adults and 2 children)

Kayak Rental:  $24.99 per kayak

Shuttle (Bring Your Own Boat): $10 canoe or kayak

DEPARTURE TIMES:

     - Saturday @ 10:30 am

     - Sunday @ 12:00 and 12:45 pm

All shuttle departures begin at the Fort Atkinson Shop. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your departure time 



Download PDF Maps Here:

Jefferson County - Canoeing and Kayaking

 

Step 3 - Reserve Your Service /Time


Call Us @ 920-563-2222 during business hours or Stop In @ our Fort Atkinson store located at 33 W Sherman Avenue, Fort Atkinson, WI.

CRITICAL THINGS TO KNOW PRIOR TO MAKING A RESERVATION

  • Kayaks have a 230 lb weight limit (with gear) and Canoes have a 450 lb weight limit with gear
  • Full payment is required to make a reservation - To obtain a full refund on a reservation, you must contact the store 24 hours in advance of the reservation.
  • Cancellations must be done during store business hours and not left on voicemail or email  There will be no refund if cancelled after this window of time. 
  • Weather is the only exception to the cancellation policy.   If weather conditions don't allow for safe conditions, a full refund or re-schedule will be allowed.
  • All shuttle departures begin at the Fort Atkinson store. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your departure time

Our Boats 

Canoes

Wenonah Northfork / Southfork

Seating for 2 Adults, room for up to 2 additional children under 10,

if under total weight limit.

Total Weight Limit (person, plus gear) - 450 lbs.




Kayaks

Current Designs Kestrel 120

Single Person

Total Weight Limit (person, plus gear): 230 lbs.