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Rent Kayaks, SUPs, and more on the Arkansas River

Kayak or canoe

Paddle away the summer days starting Friday, May 22!

Boats and Bikes is an outdoor rental company located on the riverfront of the Arkansas river and run by WSU’s Shocker Rowing.

You can cool off on the river by renting a kayak, stand up paddle board, pedal boat or work up a sweat on the sidewalk on a scooter or trikke. 

Boats and Bikes is open, weather permitting, 9 a.m. through 9:30  pm Monday through Sunday.

Kayaks, SUP, Trikke, and scooter rentals are $20 an hour and $5 per additional half hour. Paddle boats are $30 an hour and $5 per additional half hour. There is also the option of renting for a whole day which is $40.

Life vests are required for all water equipment and are included in the price of your rental.

Lockers are available to rent for $5 for half of a day and $10 for a full day.

You can reserve the equipment ahead of time but walk-ins are welcome as well!

Boats and Bikes is at 105 N. McClean, Wichita, KS 67203. Parking is available on the top level of the River Vista parking garage. 

Also check out Where to Walk in Wichita or this beautiful nature trail 30 minutes away from home.

Date: Opens May 22, 2020
Open Monday- Sunday
Time: Weather Permitting: 9 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Location: 105 N. McClean, Wichita, KS 67203
For More Information: Boats and Bikes website

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