West River Kayak


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In a Nutshell

Kayakers and standup paddleboarders explore the winding Vermilion River, and golf carters cruise around the historic downtown area

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Nov 30, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per person per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required; subject to availability. 24hr cancellation notice required. Not valid on holidays or holiday weekends. Must sign waiver. Valid with other offers. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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Choose from Three Options

  • $20 for two-hour paddleboard or kayak rental for one (a $40 value)
  • $40 for two-hour paddleboard or kayak rental for two (an $80 value)
  • $20 for two-hour golf-cart rental for two (a $40 value) <p>

Before sending patrons off on their journeys, the staff offers brief introductory tutorials that can cover key kayaking strokes, paddleboarding techniques, or golf-cart functions. Rental clients must present a valid driver’s license, and patrons aged 16–18 must have a signed waiver from a parent or guardian. Walk-in rentals are available from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, and reservations are available seven days a week.<p>

West River Kayak & Canoe

Customers at West River Kayak & Canoe take their pick from a fleet of kayaks, canoes, and standup paddleboards to cruise down the 27-mile Vermilion-Lorain Water Trail, a Class I–II waterway. Turtles, beavers, and deer make their homes along the banks and occasionally dart out to greet travelers as shale cliffs rear up in the distance. The shop's staff ensures that even boating newbies can wend their way through the picturesque scenery by offering introductory tutorials before each rental to impart the basics of paddling, from how to turn to how to rub two paddles together to make a fire for roasting hot dogs.

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    655 West River Road

    Vermilion, OH 44089


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