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IMG 3388   Kayak


Single Scull


Rental Equipment

Pontoon Pedal Boat!
and-Up Paddleboards!  
Single Sculls*!

Weekday drop-ins during business hours (8 a.m.-5 p.m.). Weekend rentals are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the NBP Outpost trailer adjacent to the playground. For other times, please call 941-358-7275 or email

Hourly Fees:
$15 for single scull, single kayak and SUP
$20 for double sit-on-top kayak
$25 for pontoon pedal boat
Package of five one-hour rentals: $50 (single rental)

Ages: 12 years and older with SUP experience (renters 17 and younger must be accompanied by an adult)

*To ensure the safety of our renters, all those interested in renting a single scull must have either completed the NBP Learn to Row 101 "Intro to Sculling" course or complete a captain's test (conducted by NBP staff) at a $35 charge. This will test proper handling and steering, safe operation of a sculling shell, and understanding of emergency procedures.

Important Information:

  • All kayak and SUP renters must wear a personal floatation device, which is included in the cost of the rental
  • Renters ages 18 and older must leave a photo ID during the rental
  • Renters age 17 and younger must be accompanied by an adult
  • Be sure to bring sunscreen and water
  • No dogs allowed on rented equipment
  • Renters are required to sign a liability waiver and equipment damage policy
  • Rentals may not be available on all dates due to scheduled events and courses

Park Hours

April - October: 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.
November - March:     6 a.m. to 6 p.m.



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