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We now offer a new rental location at 375 Queen Elizabeth, at Fifth Avenue!

Summer Rentals

Summer rentals at Dows Lake Marina include Canoes, Kayaks and Paddleboats. They are available between the months of May and September.

Equipment and Rates

Life Jacket included in rental cost.









Pedal boats - a fun and unique way to experience Dows Lake. Can accommodate up to a maximum of 5 people, 2 adults and 2 to 3 children.

Cost:

$20.00 for the first hour, $10.00 for every additional hour. Prices include tax.

Stand Up Paddle Boards

Cost:

$16.00 for the first hour, $10.00 for every additional hour. Prices include tax.

Our canoes can accommodate either 2 adults and 2 small children, or 3 adults.

Cost:

$17.00 for the first hour, $10.00 for every additional hour. Prices include taxes.

We have several types of kayaks: the one-person, tandem and sea kayak.

Kayaks are a traditional Inuit boat, and are known for their manoeuvrability. Our kayaks are open-faced; you cannot roll them without falling out or swamping your kayak. Kayaks are steered with two-sided paddles. Tandem kayaks seat one person behind the other. We provide the lifejackets and paddles. Please note that kayaks are not recommended for small children, since they are relatively easy to tip.

Cost:

One-person kayaks cost $18.00 for the first hour, and $10.00 for every additional hour.

Two person kayaks cost $25.00 for the first hour, and $10.00 for every additional hour.

Prices include taxes.

Youth Kayak

A beginner-friendly sit-in kayak, the Pelican SPRINT 80X was built with one goal in mind: provide hours of enjoyment for the smaller paddler. This vessel can support one small person at up to 200 lbs.

$14.00 for the first hour and $10 for any additional hour.

Rowboat

The Pelican INTRUDER 12 is a very stable "JON" style fishing boat. It sits 2 people with a maximum weight of 420 lbs.

$15.00 for the first hour and $10 for any additional hour.

Group Rates:

Any group requiring at least 5 vessels should contact us to create a group rental and to receive a potential discount. In order to receive this discount you are required to contact us (via phone or email) at minimum 24 hours in advance. The information we need is a rental name/ phone number/email/, date and approximate time requested, number in group, (age group) and best known equipment of interest. An employee will respond confirming your reservation.
If you do not have proof of confirmation from an employee, you are not eligible for a discount.

We do not accept weekend/holiday reservations



All rentals require a $20.00 deposit and a valid photo ID (Driver's License / Passport) - (Health cards cannot be accepted).

Rental Hours

The Rentals Office is open 7 days a week (WEATHER PERMITTING), beginning after the water reaches navigation levels in May, until the Canadian Thanksgiving weekend in October. The hours vary with the seasons and also with the weather.

May- Mid June Mid June - Labour Day Weekend (September) Labour Day Weekend (September) - Season end
Days Spring Hours Summer Hours Fall Hours
Monday 9:00am - 8:00pm 9:00am - 9:00pm 9:00am - 8:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am - 8:00pm 9:00am - 9:00pm 9:00am - 8:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am - 8:00pm 9:00am - 9:00pm 9:00am - 8:00pm
Thursday 9:00am - 8:00pm 9:00am - 9:00pm 9:00am - 8:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 8:00pm 9:00am - 9:00pm 9:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 8:00pm 9:00am - 9:00pm 9:00am - 8:00pm
Sunday 9:00am - 8:00pm 9:00am - 9:00pm 9:00am - 8:00pm

{LAST RENTAL IS ONE HOUR BEFORE CLOSING EACH DAY}

VICTORIA DAY WEEKEND EACH MAY: BOAT RENTALS TO OPEN 10AM - 8PM FRIDAY, SATURDAY, SUNDAY & MONDAY

Hours of operation are subject to inclement weather and time of sunset. Please call the rentals office to see if we are open for business (613-232-1001)

We DO NOT rent equipment if the weather conditions make it unsafe to do so



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