Paddling Rentals


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Rentals are listed by canal, east to west .

Erie Canal – Eastern NY (Capital Region and Mohawk Valley)

Rental Outfitter / Web Link CityAddress/Location Phone
Upstate Kayak Rentals AlbanyCorning Preserve Boat Ramp (518) 209-1063
Upstate Kayak Rentals WaterfordWaterford Point Boat Ramp (518) 209-1063
Upstate Kayak Rentals WaterfordAlcathy's Boat Launch (Flight Lock Road) (518) 209-1063
Upstate Kayak Rentals Clifton ParkVischer Ferry Nature Preserve (518) 209-1063
Upstate Kayak Rentals Clifton ParkThe Klam'r Tavern and Marina (518) 209-1063
Upstate Kayak Rentals NiskayunaAqueduct Park (518) 209-1063
Upstate Kayak Rentals SchenectadyMohawk Harbor Marina (518) 209-1063
Upstate Kayak Rentals Fort HunterBoat Launch at Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site (518) 209-1063
St. Johnsville Municipal Marina and Campground St. JohnsvilleBridge St & Rte 5 (518) 568-7406
Little Falls Canal Harbor / Rotary Park Little Falls125 Southern Ave. (315) 823-1453
Bellamy Harbor Park RomeMill Street at the Canal (315) 339-7656

Erie Canal – Central NY

Rental Outfitter / Web LinkTownAddress/LocationPhone
Angler's Bay CottagesCleveland103 Drive 17 (Oneida Lake)(315) 675-3662

Erie Canal – Greater Rochester

Rental Outfitter / Web LinkCityAddress/LocationPhone
Erie Canal AdventuresMacedon1125 Marina Parkway
(315) 986-3011
Capt. LJ - Tomboy AdventuresMacedon1125 Marina Parkway(585) 269-8125
Erie Canal Boat Company, Inc.Fairport7 Liftbridge Lane West(585) 748-2628
Lock 32 Whitewater ParkPittsford2797 Clover St(585) 586-4330
Genesee Waterways CenterRochester149 Elmwood Avenue(585) 328-3960
Arrowhead Marina RentalsSpencerport655 Gallup Rd(585) 684-4653

Erie Canal - Western NY

Rental Outfitter / Web Link CityAddress/Location Phone
Erie Canal Boat Company Medina3359 North Gravel Road (585) 748-2628
Erie Canal Boat Company LockportMarket Street, east of Widewaters (585) 748-2628
Waterbike Adventures Tonawanda11 Young St. (716) 316-3905
Paths, Peaks & Paddles Tonawanda1000 Ellicott Creek Road (716) 213-0350

Lock 32 Paddling Center and Whitewater Park Pittsford2797 Clover Street (585) 328-3960
Buffalo River Canoe & Kayak West Seneca900 Harlem Road (716) 771-2995
BFLO Harbor Kayak Buffalo1 Navel Park Cove (716) 228-9153
Water Bikes of Buffalo BuffaloCanalside (716) 681-4643
Elevator Alley Kayak Buffalo65 Vandalia Street (716) 997-7925
Longboards Paddle Company BuffaloBuffalo Harbor State Park, Outer Harbor, and Hamburg Beach (716) 998-0949

Cayuga-Seneca Canal

Rental Outfitter / Web LinkCityAddress/LocationPhone
Canalside ExperiencesWaterloo706 Waterloo-Geneva Road(315) 651-4443
Finger Lakes Water AdventuresWaterloo401 Boody's Hill Road(315) 789-5220
Waterloo Harbor Canoe & Kayak CompanyWaterloo1278 Waterloo Geneva Road(315) 539-8848
Roy's MarinaGeneva4398 Clarks Point(315) 789-3094
Paddle-N-MoreMultipleMyers Park (Lansing), Stewark Park (Ithaca), and Taughannock Falls State Park (Trumansburg)(607) 441-6773
Reagan's Canoe & Kayak LiveryHimrod440 Hall Road(607) 243-9100
Glen Harbor MarinaWatkins Glen4th Street at the Canal(607) 535-2751
Summit to Stream AdventuresWatkins Glen2 Seneca Harbor(607) 535-2701

Oswego Canal

Rental Outfitter / Web LinkCityAddress/LocationPhone
Oswego ExpeditionsPhoenixHenley Park, 55 State Street(315) 561-0223
Wrights's Landing MarinaOswego41Lake St.(315) 343-8430

Champlain Canal

Rental Outfitter/Web LinkCityAddress/LocationPhone
Upstate Kayak RentalsSchuylervilleHudson Crossing Park(518) 209-1063