Kayak News & Events

Kayak Rentals


We are now open for rentals! Please reserve online. Recreational Kayaks – $39 for the first 2 hours. Three hour, four hour, and day rates also available. Click “Book Now” to reserve.

We also offer a Frequent Paddler Discount (please call for details). This is a great way to try a bunch of different boats to find what works best for you. See our Rentals Page for all rentals, including Recreational Kayaks, Performance Sea Kayaks, Tandem Kayaks, Canoes and Standup Paddleboards.

Kayak Tours

Ross Island Kayak Tours: First-time kayakers and experienced paddlers alike will enjoy a unique perspective of Portland on this guided tour circumnavigating Ross Island on the Willamette River. Visit our Tours Page for more information.

Kayaking Skills Class

“Essential Kayaking Skills Level I” – Classes start in May! Please click “Book Now” to reserve online.

Also, “Kayaking For Kids” – Begins in June!

Visit our Classes Page for more information

Used Kayaks

Lots of used kayaks now available. Click here for current listings.

Kayaking Vacations in Baja!

DSC_0035Kayaking in Baja, Mexico! These spectacular trips run from October through May. Isla Espiritu Santo is our destination…a true gem in the turquois waters of the Sea of Cortez. Please check out our Baja page for details, schedule and pricing.

Kayaking Class – Essential Strokes

Saturday August 20, 9:30-12:30. Cost $85 (includes kayak and gear) Pease call to reserve 503-459-4050

This class will teach you techniques to maximize efficiency for paddling and maneuvering a kayak. We’ll help you develop skills that will forever enhance your kayaking experiences.

Kayaking Safety Class – Wet Exit and Recovery

Sunday July 24th 9:30-12:30. Learn what to do in the event of a capsize. This class will help you become a more competent kayaker as you learn the essential techniques necessary to calmly exit and re-enter your kayak in the event of a capsize. You will also learn assisted rescues to aid a fellow paddler. Kayak and gear provided. Cost $85. Please call to reserve 503-459-4050

Rally for Salmon – Free the Snake River

June 25, 2022 Willamette Park 10:00-3:00

Join a massive flotilla on the Willamette River to show support for restorative efforts to aid Salmon recovery in the Northwest. Kayak and canoe rentals available at PKC. More info at www.tinyurl.com/rallyforsalmon

Lots of Kayaks and SUPs now in stock!

Now is the time to find a new kayak or SUP for 2022. Stop by to browse and learn about the many options currently available.

Sterling Kayaks 20% OFF

All in-stock Sterling Kayaks 20% OFF: Illusion, Ice Kap and Progression.