2021 Kayak Rentals will open

Friday, June 11. 



138 Alabama Ave. 

(AKA Riverside Park)



The dock is still damaged and unusable, but we have a backup plan. Please register online by clicking the BOOK NOW button.


Due to Social Distancing & Disinfecting Guidelines from the Ohio Department of Health, rentals will be a minimum of 2 hours, launching  8-10 kayaks every 30 minutes.





Age Restrictions:

  • 0-9yo: non-paddling passenger with one adult in single or two adults in tandem
  • 10-15yo: in tandem with adult
  • 16-17yo: may paddle solo*                                                                                      *If adult is not present: 1) Guardian contact information is required; 2) Text authorization may be requested; 3) Maximum 3 per group



Single Kayaks = $30 per 2 hours

Tandem Kayaks = $50 per 2 hours

SUPs (StandUp Paddleboards) = $40 per 2 hours

LoCo ‘Yaks is a 501(c)3 Corporation for Nonprofit focusing on Lake Erie and the Black River watershed in Lorain County, Ohio.

We offer Kayak Rentals, Adaptive Paddling Opportunities, Paddling Education, and Stewardship Events,

in addition to providing Community Outreach & AOC Education as Facilitators for the Black River Advisory Committee.