Paddling season is around the corner!
Oakwoods Metropark: We are open on weekends. Reservations and WAIVERS will be handled ONLINE ONLY and will be open to book very soon. Prices for 2021 are changing so head over to our Prices page to see whats changing.
Atwater Paddles in downtown Flat Rock: Opening date is not expected until Memorial Day weekend. Please keep an eye on our website and Facebook page for any announcements as they may open earlier than that. Reservations will only be handled by phone. Prices for 2021 are changing and will be updated on Saturday by the end of the day.
We are opening a new location on the Rouge River with an expected opening date of mid-May: Reservations and waivers will be handled online. More details to come in the near future.
Our Services
Why pick us?
  • Friendly experienced staff
  • Within minutes of Detroit and most tri-county cities
  • Competitive prices
  • Portage free trip
  • We provide all necessary transportation and equipment- you just show up ready to have fun
  • Over 20 years combined experience in the canoeing business
  • Rent a reliable canoe or kayak from us
  • Personal floation devices and paddles are provided
  • We pick you up and bring you back to the parking lot
  • Group rates available
  • Contact us for extended trips
Porter Service
  • Perfect if you have your own canoe, kayak, or tube
  • We meet you at the take-out point and transport you back to your car or our facility
  • Our drivers are experienced in transporting canoes and kayaks with care
  • We have a universal trailer that can safely hold most types of canoes and kayaks