Paddling Rentals

Welcome. White Squall rents quality kayaks, & canoes for self-serve pick-up. We also carry Georgian Bay maps & charts and are happy to help with trip planning. If you’ve got boats, and only need to rent gear ~ see below for equipment we offer to get you into the big outdoors.

How does it Work?

  1. Submit your rental request below.
  2. We’ll review your request & get back. * Safety is key. If we think you’re unprepared, we’ll decline your rental & suggest taking instruction.
  3. If a shuttle is requested, we must confirm staff & vehicle availability.
  4. We offer 3-day minimum for rentals.
  5. You must be able to secure the rental safely to their vehicle, as we offer self-serve pick-up only.
  6. If you need a rental within 24 hours – email us [email protected] and we’ll do what we can to set you up.

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Kayak/Canoe Rentals

All prices represent the DAILY rate and include lifejacket, paddle (plus spare), safety gear (excluding waterproof flashlight) and foams/straps to transport. HST extra and prices subject to change without notice.

Touring (sea) Kayaks3-4 days5-7 days8+ days
Single – polyethylene$42/day$38/day$34/day
Double – composite$82/day$76/day$68/day
Recreational/Sit on Top Kayaks3-4 days5-7 days8+ days
Single – polyethylene$32/day$28/day$25/day
Double – polyethylene$39/day$36/day$32/day
Stand-Up Boards3-4 days5-7 days8+ days
Composite$43/day$40/day$35/day
Canoes3-4 days5-7 days8+ days
Ultralight Kevlar (40 lbs)$58/day$54/day$48/day
3-Seat Ultralight Kev. 18.5’ (45-48lbs)$61/day$56/day$50/day

Special Things to Note:

Location & Timing

  • Rental pick-up is from our White Squall Paddling Centre at 53 East Carling Bay Rd, Nobel, Ontario ~ 15 minutes north of Parry Sound. 
  • All rentals need to be transported to your paddling launch site.
  • Pick-up between 9:30 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Saturday and must be arranged in advance.

Rates

  • Rates based on the calendar day, not hourly.

Transporting your Rental

  • Our lake is landlocked. You’ll need to properly transport rentals to your paddling launch site.
  • We provide straps & foam blocks for transportion, as part of each rental.
  • You are responsible for your tie down ~it is your load and your responsibility.

Rental Conditions

  • We ask for a 50% deposit, once your rental is approved.
  • If you cancel within 7 days of rental, the charge is $35/boat.
  • No refunds are issued for early returns.
  • 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.

Kayaks are supplied with:

  • Lifejacket
  • Paddle (plus a spare if you like)
  • Throw bag
  • Bilge pump
  • Paddle float (where applicable)
  • Sponge
  • Our world-famous Squaller Hauler!
  • Skirt (where applicable)
  • Foam blocks, straps & ropes to secure it to your vehicle.

Paddleboards are supplied with:

  • Lifejacket
  • Paddle
  • Leash
  • Throw bag
  • Foam blocks, straps & ropes to secure it to your vehicle.

Canoes are supplied with:

  • Lifejackets
  • Paddles (plus a spare if you like)
  • Throw bag
  • Sponge
  • Bailer
  • Foam blocks, straps & ropes to secure it to your vehicle.

Gear Rentals

We rent a whole range of gear, lifejackets, VHF radios, etc. though have limited quantities of some of these items. Please touch base, and we’ll do our best to get you properly outfitted. We do not rent tents or sleeping bags.

Shuttle Service

  • Must be arranged well in advance! Call 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, at owner’s risk ~ $ 8/vehicle per day.
ItemDaily Rate (+HST)
Lifejacket – adult$6
Lifejacket – child$4
Kayak Skirt$5
Kayak Paddle – FG shaft$5
Kayak Paddle – aluminum shaft$4
Paddleboard Paddle – basic$4
Paddleboard Paddle – carbon$10
Canoe Paddle – wood$5
Canoe Paddle – aluminum$3
Pump (bilge)$3
Towing Harness$5
Helmet$4
Wetsuit – farmer John style$9
Paddling Suit (if avail.)$21
Paddling Jacket$6
Foam blocks + straps$8
Dry Bag (waterproof)$4
Backpack$8
Barrel with harness$9
VHF radio$12
Flare/Signal kit$9

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
Kicksleds$15$11