Boat & Paddleboard Rentals - Olympic Peninsula

Boat & Paddleboard Rentals - Olympic Peninsula

Lake Quinault Lodge

Operating Season:

Early Season Hours Memorial Day - June 30 (weather permitting)
Friday, Saturday, Sunday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Summer Hours

July 1 - September 30 (weather permitting)

Open 9:00 am - Noon

Closed Noon - 1:00 pm

Open 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Note: All boat rentals must be back by 5:00 pm

Canoes, kayaks, and paddleboards are great for exploring the tranquil waters of Lake Quinault. Treat yourself to a wonderfully relaxing experience on this unspoiled, glacier-carved lake next to Lake Quinault Lodge.

Paddleboard, Kayak and Canoe Rental Rates:

Half Day (4 Hours) $45.00
Prices do not include taxes.

Life jackets are provided and STRONGLY recommended.

For more information about boat rentals, please ask at the front desk or down at the Boat Hut on the shore of the Lake Quinault.

Lake Crescent Lodge

Operating Season:
  • Closed for the 2021 Season

Lake Crescent Lodge offers visitors several options for exploring Lake Crescent by boat:

Guided Scenic Kayak Trips

A guided scenic kayak trip is a perfect opportunity for guests to explore Lake Crescent, the “gem of the peninsula”. Guests will learn some of the secrets of the lake: its formation, unique ecology, phantom forest, wildlife, Spruce Railroad tunnels, legends, and history. Discover how guests first came to explore this wonderland. *Life jackets and instruction included.


Mondays, Wednesdays & Friday


10:00 am


2 Hours


Single Kayak:  $55.00
Double Kayak:  $75.00

Reservations are made at the Front Desk

Kayak, Canoes, & Paddleboard Rentals

Weather permitting, we offer first-come first-serve rentals of single kayaks, tandem kayaks, canoes, and paddleboards. Rentals begin at 8:00 am and the last rental goes out at 3:00 pm.

Explore the beautiful glacier-carved Lake Crescent with a Kayak, Canoe, or Paddleboard rental from Lake Crescent Lodge. From your rental you can fish, picnic lunch or just drift with the breeze and bask in the warm sunshine. The lake is known for its crystal clear water surrounded by Mt. Storm King in the Olympic National Park.

Rates for Canoes, Single and Tandem Kayaks, and Paddleboards:
Half Day (4 hours) $45.00
Full Day (8 hours) $60.00
Prices do not include taxes. You are required to wear a life-vest that we provide along with the rental. We do not rent by the hour.

Fairholme Store

Closed for the 2021 season

Operating Dates
  • Friday of Memorial Day Weekend - Labor Day
  • 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Visit Fairholme Store on Lake Crescent. Whether you're looking for the perfect souvenir to take home as a memento or want to stock up on essentials for your cabin or camping experience, our Fairholme Store has just what you need.

This small convenience store, located on the shores of Lake Crescent on US Highway 101 in Olympic National Park, is a great stop for through-travelers (sandwiches, snacks and ice cream), visitors (souvenirs or kayak/canoe rentals) or campers (supplies and sundries). Our friendly staff can assist with finding items you may need for your visit as well as suggestions on fun area activities.

Rates for Canoes, Single and Tandem Kayaks
1 Hour $20.00
2 Hours $35.00
5 Hours (half day) $45.00
8 Hours (full day) $60.00
Prices do not include taxes.

Log Cabin Resort

Operating Season:

  • Hours: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Explore Lake Crescent by boat, kayak, or paddleboard. At Log Cabin, we offer rentals every day during operating season from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm & 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm, weather permitting. All rental boats must be back no later than 4:00 pm. Life jackets provided. Minimum age is 18 years old for all rentals.