The Paddle the Park program allows for the rental of both solo and tandem kayaks for use in Ridgeview Park. Kayaks are rented on hour increments on a first come first served basis on Saturday and Sunday afternoons throughout the pool season beginning June 2 through August 5. Register and pay at the pool house and pickup/return equipment riverside at the kayak tent.
Rates: $10 per solo kayak and $15 per tandem kayak. Rentals are 1 hour in length.
Exclusion Dates: July 14 & 15; July 21; August 4. Rentals will not be available.
Some important things to remember:
Kayaks will not be rented in inclement weather or when river conditions are not ideal or when pool has closed. Please call the pool to check on the program availability for a given day: 540-942-6767.
Rental requires payment by credit card and a valid ID.
No individual under 16 years of age may rent a kayak without parental permission and supervision.
Renters are responsible for damaged, lost, or stolen equipment.
Renters may not take the kayaks beyond the established in-park boundaries.
Renters may not transport the kayak to another location.
Water shoes or strap on sandals are advisable. Flip Flops are not recommended.
You will likely get wet. Be sure to protect your valuables or leave them in a secure location. Waynesboro Parks and Recreation is not responsible for lost or damage property.
Small children are not permitted to be on a kayak alone.
Renters must fill out all forms and waiver accurately and in their entirety.