Welcome to White Squall rentals. We provide top quality gear in good condition and explain how to use it. We’ll offer suggestions on trip plans, carry Georgian Bay maps and charts and have a well-stocked outfitting store with reasonable prices. Our chickens are fairly friendly, too!

Boat & Paddleboard Rentals

All prices listed by calendar day and subject to change without notice.

Touring (sea) Kayaks1-2 days3-7 days8+ days
Single – polyethylene$37$34$30
Single – composite/thermoformed$52$47$42
Double – polyethylene$52$47$42
Double – composite/thermoformed$74$68$59


Light Touring (lake) Kayaks1-2 days3-7 days8+ days
Single – polyethylene$31$29$25
Single – composite/thermoformed$37$34$31
Double – polyethylene$52$47$41
Double – composite$64$57$46


Rec/Sit on Top Kayaks/Canoes1-2 days3-7 days8+ days
Single – polyethylene$28$24$21
Double – polyethylene$35$32$29


Stand-Up Boards1-2 days3-7 days8+ days


Canoes1-2 days3-7 days8+ days
Kevlar (52-60lbs)$44$41$37
2-Seat Kevlar Ultralight (45-50lbs)$52$48$42
3-Seat Kev. Ultralight 18.5’ (45-50lbs)$55$50$44
Recreation (75-85lbs)$35$32$29

Special Things to Note:

Location & Timing

  • We only rent from our White Squall Paddling Centre location, north of Parry Sound in Nobel, ON
  • Pick-up between 9 am – 4:30 pm daily & up to 7 pm on Fridays in July & August
  • Before/after-hours pick-up can be arranged in advance


  • Rates based on the calendar day, not hourly

Transporting your Rental

  • Our lake is landlocked. You’ll need to properly transport rentals, or arrange a shuttle with us
  • We provide straps & pads as part of each rental
  • You are responsible for your tie down ~ we are happy to help but it is your load and your responsibility

Rental Conditions

  • No refunds are issued for early returns
  • If you cancel within 7 days of rental, you’ll be charged one day’s rental per boat
  • Safety is key. If we think you’re unprepared, we’ll decline your rental & suggest taking instruction
  • Renters are completely responsible for our equipment until it returns to us in good condition

Rent to Own

  • If you decide to buy any boat from us within 7 days of your rental, we’ll credit up to 3-days’ rental fees off your purchase.

Kayaks are supplied with:



 Throw bag
 Bilge pump

 Paddle float (where applicable)

 Our world-famous Squaller Hauler!

 Skirt (where applicable)

 Foam blocks, straps & ropes to secure it to your vehicle.

Paddleboards are supplied with:



 Throw bag

 Foam blocks, straps & ropes to secure it to your vehicle.

Canoes are supplied with:



 Spare paddle
 Throw bag

 Bailer (bucket or pump)

 Foam blocks, straps & ropes to secure it to your vehicle.

 Gear Rentals

We rent a whole range of gear, though have limited quantities of some of these items.  Please touch base, and we’ll do our best to get you properly outfitted.

ItemDaily Rate (+HST)
Lifejacket – adult$5
Lifejacket – child$3
Kayak Paddle – carbon$4
Kayak Paddle – graphite$7
Kayak Paddle – bentshaft$10
Kayak Paddle – aluminum shaft$3
Kayak Paddle – Greenland$7
Paddleboard Paddle – basic$4
Paddleboard Paddle – Carbon$7
Canoe Paddle – wood$3
Pump (bilge)$2
Tent (2-3 person)$12
Ensolite pad$3
ItemDaily Rate (+HST)
Towing Harness$5
Kayak Cart$8
Sail Rig$6
Paddling Suit (if avail.)$20
Dry Suit (if avail.)$25
Paddling Jacket$5
Foam blocks + straps$5
Drybag (waterproof)$2
Barrel with harness$7
VHF radio$12
Flare/Signal kit$8

Snowshoe & Winter Rentals

Winter gear rentals are available at the White Squall Town Shop – 19 James Street in downtown Parry Sound. Call the Town Shop to reserve.

Daily Rental Rate (+HST)1-5 days6+ days
Adult snowshoes$10$8
Kids snowshoes$5$4
Trekking poles$4$3

Shuttle Service

  • Must be arranged well in advance!
  • Contact us us for a quote based on your party size, drop-off & pick-up location.
  • Dependent on staff & vehicle availability.
  • Limited parking available at White Squall ~ $ 8/vehicle per day.

Okay, how do I reserve?

You have two ways to request your rental.

  1. Call the Paddling Centre – 705 342 5324 and we’ll complete the rental form.
  2. Submit an Online Request Form if 7 or more days before the rental and we’ll contact you by phone to confirm availability.

A credit card # confirms your rental & acts as a damage deposit. Your credit card will be charged the day of the rental.

Request a Rental

Important: Online Rental Requests must be submitted 7 or more days before the start date of your rental. Remember, this is a REQUEST only. We will need to speak with you to confirm details. We aim to call back within 24 hours – please include a daytime (9am-5pm) number.

Boat/board rentals are from the White Squall Paddling Centre on Carling Bay Road, Nobel – 15 mins north of Parry Sound.