Rent stand up paddleboards (SUP), kayaks, canoes, and bikes by the the shores of the beautiful Ottawa River.
Our office is conveniently located near downtown Ottawa. You’ll find us beside the Canadian Museum of History in Jacques Cartier Park, Gatineau, Quebec.
We only stock the highest quality equipment and all our rentals are maintained to guarantee your safety and comfort.
Browse our rental offers below and if you have any questions, get in touch.
Lightweight and wide for stability
What’s Included: SUP board, paddle, whistle, and life jacket
Adjustable footstops, comfortable padded seat and one storage compartment
What’s Included: Kayak, paddle, bailer, throw rope, whistle, and life jacket
Spacious broad cockpit, adjustable footstops, two comfortable padded seats and one storage compartment
What’s Included: Kayak, 2 paddles, bailer, throw rope, whistle, and 2 life jackets
Excellent family canoe with a versatile design featuring a slightly rounded bottom, webbed ash seats, and no keel
What’s Included: Canoe, 2 paddles, bailer, throw rope, whistle, 2 life jackets
Additional rental options available from our downtown Ottawa location
Very versatile bike, excellent for a leisure ride, or something more adventurous.
What’s Included: Bike, helmet, lock, pannier bag
Or walk in
1. Walk in on weekends or reserve at least one day in advance on weekdays.
2. Show a piece of government-issued ID and credit card to pay the deposit.
3. Pick up your kayak, canoe, paddleboard, or bike from our Jacques Cartier Park location on the Ottawa River and Enjoy your ride!
4. Pay the final bill when you return.
For your safety, all of our equipment is treated with disinfectants between each rental.
Explore Ottawa and Gatineau by kayak, canoe, SUP (stand-up paddleboard), or bike with Locations Escape Rentals at our NEW Jacques Cartier Park location.
We’ve been offering rentals and running tours in Ottawa for 8 years at our sister company Escape Bike Tours and Rentals. We’re passionate about enjoying revitalizing, thrilling activities outdoors surrounded by the beautiful scenery of the Ottawa-Gatineau region.
We’re simply in awe of the amazing nature and green spaces we have in our backyard. We love providing opportunities for locals and visitors alike to uncover the magic of this region.
Whether you like to paddle or pedal, we have something for you!
Journey down the Ottawa River past Ottawa-Gatineau’s most beautiful landmarks on a kayak, canoe, or SUP (stand-up paddleboard). Or extend the experience and explore Gatineau Park’s pristine rivers and lakes.
Prefer to stay on land? Get on a bike and pedal through the city’s coolest neighbourhoods and landmarks, enjoying some of the region’s 800 km of bike paths!