Canoe and Kayak Rental 

 

Description 

Canoe, Kayak and Standup Paddleboard rentals will provided for the CYC Lou Marcel Canoe Race through UMass Lowell Outdoor Adventure and Kayak Center. Rentals must be reserved and paid in full through our online registration. Registration will close on Friday May 31. Canoes and Tandem kayaks are suitable for 2 individuals. More information about our rentals and policies may be found at www.uml.edu/kayakcenter. Please refer to the race materials for route description, schedule and updates. 

Included in Rental 

  • Equipment – Paddle Craft (Canoe, Kayak, Tandem Kayak, Stand up Paddle Board), Paddle, Lifejacket (PFD) 
  • Basic Instruction 
  • Boat drop off at launch, boat pickup at landing. Personal transportation to be arranged separately. 

Rental Registration 

If registering for a canoe or tandem boat, please list the name of the 2nd person in the comments section if known. 

Online Waiver

Each participant must have a completed online waiver submitted before they are allowed on the water. 

Waitlist 

When a participant signs up on the wait list for a rental, they are indicating interest in participation in this rental. Participants on the wait list are not charged for trip costs, although they may have entered their card information online. If a spot opens up on the trip, the first person on the waiting list will be contacted by OAP Staff. They will have set amount of time (1-2 days) to complete their registration for the trip before the next wait listed person is called. If they are no longer available to participate or do not complete