Canoe & Kayak Rentals

CANOES AND KAYAKS
Enjoy a beautiful day on the river with family or friends in one of our canoes or kayaks!  Our canoes and kayaks are available for rent and may be reserved on a first-come, first-serve basis. Life jackets, oars and dry-bags are also provided. A valid driver’s license must be presented at the time of the rental, and all canoes and kayaks must be paid for at the time of the rental.  Canoes and Kayaks can be reserved online at recdesk.republicparks.com or by clicking the red RESERVE ONLINE button at the bottom of the page.

Canoe & Kayak Information


  • Canoes:
    • Number Available: 10
    • Type: Mad River
    • Length: 16-foot
  • Kayaks:
    • Number Available: 8
    • Type: Perception Sundance 12.0
    • Length: 12-foot
  • Tandem Kayaks:
    • Number Available: 1
    • Type: Perception Sundance II
    • Length: 15-foot
Rental Fee
  • $15/Boat/Day
For more information regarding canoe and kayak rentals or for reservation requests, please contact Republic Parks and Recreation at 417-732-3500.

Click here for the Canoe and Kayak Rental Agreement (PDF).
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