Farnsworth Kayak Concession

Kayaks can be rented by the hour from River Lures to paddle around Missionary Island. Another option is a downriver trip from Farnsworth to the I-475 bridge at Side Cut Metropark in Maumee, with return transportation provided. 

Open four days a week, Fridays through Sunday, plus holidays.


Park Entrance Address: 8801 S. River Road (US24), Waterville, OH

Price: (Credit card payments only) Single Kayak, $15 per hour Tandem Kayak, $20 per hour Downriver kayak trip, Farnsworth to Side Cut Metropark, including transportation back to Farnsworth, $25 per person.

Hours: Fridays through Sundays and holidays, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend

Features and Amenities—Farnsworth Kayak Concession

Parking: The concession is located at the Boat Launch entrance to the park on 8801 S. River Road (US24), Waterville, at a new launch site adjacent to the playground.