Take your park experience up a notch by hitting the open water. Three Rivers has watercraft rentals of all types and for all mobility levels. Try one out and see your favorite parks from a new angle.
New in 2020: All boat rentals must be reserved online. Boats can be reserved in two-hour time blocks up to seven days in advance. Same-day reservations are available online. Additional cleaning processes will be in place for boats and life jackets.
Watercraft rental reservations are now open! See rental days and hours.
Reserve Your Boat
A person 16 years or older is required in each watercraft.
Ages 8 to 15 may rent a single kayak or stand-up paddleboard if accompanied by a parent or guardian age 16 or older in an adjacent boat (maximum 4 single kayaks or stand-up paddleboards per adult).
Pets are not allowed on rental watercraft.
Paddle Share Program
Mississippi River Paddle Share Program
The Mississippi River Paddle Share Program has partnered with Three Rivers to offer kayak rentals to experienced paddlers! Put-in stations are located in the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area at Mississippi Gateway Regional Park and River Park (in partnership with Brooklyn Park). Plan your trip, make online reservations, and see other local partners supporting this program. Learn more.
Taft Park Paddle Share
Rent a tandem kayak, single kayak or stand-up paddleboard from this equipment-sharing station in Taft Park in Richfield. Review safety tips before reserving your equipment. Remember to monitor weather conditions before your paddling experience. For questions, call 763.694.7687.
Twin Lakes Paddle Share
Watercraft rentals are now available. In 2020, all reservations must be made online. Boats can be reserved in two-hour time blocks up to seven days in advance. Same-day reservations are available online. Reserve your boat:
*Last rental start time is 5 PM. Watercraft must be returned by 7 PM.
Days of the Week
- French Regional Park
- Fish Lake Regional Park
- Cleary Lake Regional Park
- Hyland Lake Park Reserve
- Bryant Lake Regional Park
- Lake Auburn Campground (Carver Park Reserve)
Friday, Saturday & Sunday:
- Cedar Lake Regional Park
Saturday & Sunday:
- Baker Campground (Baker Park Reserve)
- Silverwood Park
More to Rent
Check out all the great rental equipment offered at Three Rivers Parks!