Lake Ahquabi Boat Rental and Concession
For in-season inquiries please 515-961-0792

Paddleboat (2-3 people)

Rowboat (3-5 people)
Kayak (1 person)

Tandem Kayak (2 people)

Canoe (2-3 people)

Stand Up Paddle Board

     (1 person)

Fishing Kayak (1 person)

Raptor (2-8 people)

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Rental Options and Rates

(all prices include local and state sales tax where applicable)

Frequently Answered Questions:

* Lifejackets are provided, included, and required to be worn by ALL renters age birth to 100!

* Any person under age 18 needs a guardian to sign the paperwork but IS ALLOWED to go out on watercraft alone with guardian's permission. 

* First come first rent! We do not do reservations.

* Dogs are allowed but renter assumes all damage and must clean up all messes. 

* You are allowed to take food and drink but NO ALCOHOL or TOBACCO!

* There are NO REFUNDS of any kind; for bad weather, hot sun, sad children, sweat, broken equipment, lack of fish, wind, bad tempers, hard work, tipping of boat, or lack of understanding of rules. 

Season Punch Cards Available!

* Buy 10 1-hour rentals for the price of 8! *

Use for canoe, single kayak, or SUP rental.

(Must pre-pay to save! Expires August 15, 2021)


SUP Yoga

Tuesdays in June 6:30pm

$11 - includes board, anchor, and lifejacket

Available concessions:

Hamburgers * Hot Dogs * Ice Cream * Pepsi and Coke * Water * Candy Bars * Gatorade * and MORE!

Worms * Ice * Firewood * Camping Supplies * Beach Toys * Fishing Tackle * Inflatable Rafts * and MORE!

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Contact Us

Phone: 515-961-0792 (in-season)

    515-961-6117 (off-season)

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Sunday-Friday 11am-9pm

Saturday and Holidays 8am-9pm

Boats are required to to be off the water by 8:30pm


Travel south on Hwy 65/69 approximately 5 miles south of Indianola. The road will widen out and a turn lane develops; you will see that Hwy 65/69 splits and at this point turn right onto Hwy. G58. Drive approximately 1 mile and you will come to a 4 way stop in front of the main entrance to Lake Ahquabi State Park. To reach the beach enter main entrance and continue straight following signs to the beach.

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© 2021 by CanoeSport America Inc. *Indianola, Iowa *  Toll-Free: 1-800-257-6080

Hours: Thursday 10am-8pm

Friday-Wednesday - Private appointment only

Store Stats​​

30 Years in Business

Original Owner!

*  Kayaks, Canoes, SUPS Sold = 6132

*  Hours of Instruction = 3600+

*  Days of Guided Trips = 325+

Boats for Sale!

A selection of our rental and instructional kayaks are for sale at the end of the season! Put down your deposit today!

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