Rental Policies


2.  A Waiver of Liability must be completed, either online or printed, in order to participate on the water.

3.  Guests must be at least 50 lbs. to ride as a passenger on any rental watercraft. This is a U.S. Coast Guard regulation for commercial outfitters.

4. Guests must be 13 years old to use single-person watercraft but must be accompanied on the water by an adult on separate watercraft. 

5.  PFDs must stay on, zipped, and/or clipped at all times (inappropriate PFD use may result in rental termination without a refund).

6.  Watercraft rentals (kayaks, canoes and SUPs) may be swapped out at any time! Want to try another paddle craft? Just ask - we will swap out anything in our inventory that is available!

7.  No alcohol, tobacco, or drug use prior to renting or while renting any watercraft.  Customers suspected of intoxication will be asked to leave without a rental and/or refund.

8. ALL kayak, canoe and SUP rentals cease when wind speeds reach or exceed an average of 15 mph.

9. In the event of storms, Ultimate Watersports will close and remain closed until 30 minutes have passed since the last lightning flash and/or last thunder clap.

10. Footwear is strongly recommended for rentals for all watersports.  Footwear is REQUIRED for any scheduled program.

Additional Fees:

Rescue Fee: $75 per rescue

Late Return: Guests will be charged for a FULL additional hour if they are late returning rental gear.

After Hours Return: Customers returning after closing time (6pm) will be charged for a FULL additional hour.  If a chase boat is dispatched to locate you, even without need of a rescue, customers will additionally be charged $75 for a retrieval.