Raccoon River Park Boat Rental and Concession

Right on the lake
Right on the lake

Open 7 days a week! In-season hours: Monday-Friday 10am-9:00pm Saturday 8am-9:00pm Sunday 10am-9:00pm

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Come on out!
Come on out!

Located on the south-western side of West Des Moines near Vally Junction!

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Paddle away!
Paddle away!

Paddle and explore the lake for as long as you want! 1/2 hour, hour, and daily rates available!

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Right on the lake
Right on the lake

Open 7 days a week! In-season hours: Monday-Friday 10am-9:00pm Saturday 8am-9:00pm Sunday 10am-9:00pm

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Paddleboat (2-3 people)
Kayak (1 person)

Tandem Kayak (2 people)

Canoe (2-3 people)

Stand Up Paddle Board

     (1 person)

Fishing Kayak (1 person)

Group Board (2-7 people)

Gear Rentals

LifeJacket

Paddle

1/2 Hr.

$9.00

$10.00

$14.00

$14.00

$10.00

$14.00

$45.00

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$5.00

$7.00

1 Hour

$12.00

$15.00

$19.00

$19.00

$15.00

$19.00

$55.00

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$8.00

$10.00

Daily

$40.00

$55.00

$65.00

$65.00

$55.00

$65.00

$210

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Rental Options and Rates

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

Season Punch Cards Available!

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

Use for canoe, tandem kayak, single kayak, or

SUP rental.

(Must pre-pay to save! Expires August 15, 2022)

BUY ONLINE HERE!

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. 

SUP Yoga

Done for 2022 - join us next season!

Tuesdays in June and July 6:30pm

$18 - includes board, anchor, and life jacket

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Contact Us

Phone: 515-440-4787

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CLOSED FOR SEASON

Directions:

Enter Raccoon River Park using the main (West) entrance off of Grand Ave. Continue straight into the large parking lot. The boat rental is the brown building to the left (East).