Dillon Reservoir

Canoeing & Kayaking


The Frisco Bay Marina offers great non-motorized options to get you and your family out on the lake. The Marina also offers are fishing boats, runabouts and pontoon boats.

Reservations are highly recommended and may be made ONLINE if more than 24 hours in advance. Or please call 970-668-4334 to make a reservation or to get more information.


Girl in canoe on Dillon ReservoirCanoes are Old Town Guide 160’s and are perfect for taking out a small family with gear or lunch, the minimum weight limit for a child is 30 lbs. 2 or 3 passengers can easily fit.

Canoe – 2 Person

2 Hours- $40
$10- Each Additional Hour- you must either book extra hours ahead of time or call from the water to see if you can add an additional hour(s); if the boats have not been booked after your reservation; if they are not available you must return the boat at the scheduled time.

Canoe – 3 Person

2 Hours- $45
$10- Each Additional Hour- you must either book extra hours ahead of time or call from the water to see if you can add an additional hour(s); if the boats have not been booked after your reservation; if they are not available you must return the boat at the scheduled time.

BOOK YOUR CANOE ONLINE


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Single Kayaks 

Single kayaks are great for guests who wish to command their own craft. Guests must be 12 or older to use full-size kayaks. Kid-specific kayaks are available for ages 7 to 12 and come with a kid’s paddle. The kid’s kayaks come with a tether so if they can not paddle, the parent may tow them.

2 Hours- $30 (full size or kid-specific kayaks)
$10 Each Additional Hour- you must either book extra hours ahead of time or call from the water to see if you can add an additional hour(s); if the boats have not been booked after your reservation; if they are not available you must return the boat at the scheduled time.

BOOK YOUR KAYAK ONLINE


Tandem-Kayak-Rental-ImageTandem Kayaks 

Tandem kayaks hold 2 people and are great for taking out a child who is not able to go out on their own. Must be 12 or older to command this craft and minimum weight for a child passenger is 30 lbs.

2 Hours- $40
$10- Each Additional Hour- you must either book extra hours ahead of time or call from the water to see if you can add an additional hour(s); if the boats have not been booked after your reservation; if they are not available you must return the boat at the scheduled time.

BOOK YOUR KAYAK ONLINE


Restrictions

  • Prices subject to change.
  • Children ages 15 and under must be accompanied by an adult. 16-18 must have Parental release form.
  • No children under the age of 2 or < 30 lbs. are permitted on canoes and kayaks.
  • No dogs allowed. Sorry pups!
  • Cancellation policy for rentals
    • Power boats – if you cancel within 48 hrs of your start time you will be charged 20% of your fee. Outside of this time you can receive a full refund.
    • Paddle sports – if you cancel within 24 hrs of your start time you will be charged 20% of your fee. Outside of this time you can receive a full refund.
    • Weather related refunds – you can receive a full refund if we experience unsafe weather conditions at the time of your rental. We have a weather radar in our office to predict these conditions the best we can. Once your boat leaves the dock we cannot refund your rental.
    • If you do not call prior to your reservation to cancel or do not show up there is no refund.

Looking for someone to take you out and go with you? Try a guided kayak tour on Lake Dillon offered by Adventure Paddle Tours out of the Frisco Bay Marina. Offering 1.5 and 4 hour guided sea kayaking tours on Lake Dillon. Tours depart daily from the Frisco Bay Marina pier. Each tour includes a 15 minute safety talk, question piece, and techniques instruction. No experience required!