Kayak Rental

Kayaks and paddle boards can be rented at Herman Baker Park. Every rental will include the paddles and life jackets. Life jackets are adult sized. If you plan on bringing a child, please prepare ahead and bring a life jacket that will fit the child. 


Rental Location: Herman Baker Park

Rental Rate: $20 per time slot (2 hours slots)

Make your reservation here!



  • All renters must be at least 18 years old to make a reservation.
  • Return your equipment at least 5 minutes before your time expires to avoid a $50 late fee (For example: If your rental time is from 2:00PM – 4:00PM, ensure you have returned your equipment no later than 3:55PM to avoid the late fee charge.)
  • Do not abandon or leave equipment outside of the station. You will be charged for any lost, stolen, or damaged equipment.
  • Inspect all equipment upon arriving to ensure it is all in good working order.
  • Night fishing from kayaks and paddle boards is prohibited.
  • It is HIGHLY ENCOURAGED to wear your flotation device at all times.
  • Please do not drag the kayak or paddle board on the ground.

If you need assistance because of damaged equipment or you have missed your rental time window, please call the parks and recreation number: 903-892-7344.