Summer Fun Day #38: Rent a boat and go paddling


Enjoy the nice weather by going paddling on a Maryland waterway.

paddlingIf you don’t have access to a boat, don’t worry! Many parks and businesses throughout Maryland rent boats, kayaks and canoes for daily use. The places below offer daily or hourly rentals:

Black Hill Regional Park, Boyds
Kayak, canoe and rowboat rentals and pontoon rides.

Chesapeake Beach, MD.
Sit-on-top kayaks, sea kayaks, pedal boats, paddleboards, rowboats, and sailboats. 410-991-4268.

Greenbriar State Park, Boonsboro
Boat rentals. 301-791-4767.

Seneca Creek State Park, Gaithersburg
Boat rentals for fishing and recreation. 301-924-2127.

We recommend calling ahead to make sure rentals are available for that day. See our article for even more places to go paddling and rent boats.

For more summer fun ideas, check out our 100 Days of Summer list of family activities, or see our daily calendar of events.