Vermont Canoe and Kayak Tours & Rentals

Opening for the season May 26, 2018 - September 16


Location: 4805 Rt 15 behind The Family Table restaurant in Jeffersonville.

  • Canoe, kayak & paddleboard rentals available.
  • Reservation suggested for guided tours, limited space.
  • Please arrive 20 minutes prior to tour departure time.
  • All prices include paddles, life jacket and shuttle upriver.
  • We can also shuttle your personal boat upriver – $15 per boat.
  • Canoes can hold up to 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 smaller children (combined weight 150 lbs.)
  • Prices subject to change without notice.


They can be reached at 802-644-8336 or visit their website at

Scheduled Tours

Rental & Shuttle Only


Ice Cream Float: Tuesday 1:00 - 3:30 pm

What could be a more relaxing and enjoyable combination than a family canoe trip with a special stop along the way to eat ice cream! Spend an afternoon in canoes paddling and enjoying one of Vermont's finest rivers and some yummy ice cream. Great for families and big kids at heart. Ice Cream Float: $95 per canoe

Morning Maple Tour: Tuesday 9:30 am - 12:00 & Thursday 9:00 am - 11:30

A one and half hour morning paddle downriver will take you to the Maple Outlet in Jeffersonville where you will learn about the process of making maple syrup, see a live beehive, enjoy a true maple creemee or fresh gourmet Brown & Jenkins' coffee and take home a maple goodie. Morning Maple Tour: $55.00/person

SUP Yoga: Tuesday 10:00 am - 11:45

What better way to enjoy the art of Yoga than on a paddleboard on a beautiful, calm, serene private pond in the mountains of Vermont! Practice traditional poses on the water along with free time to Stand Up Paddleboard. Never tried either? No problem - this is geared toward all levels from beginners to advanced as you challenge yourself. It's easier than you think. Limit 10 people. SUP Yoga: $50 per person

NEW! Wheels, Water & Wine: (July 6 - Sept 1) Friday & Saturday 11:00 am to 4:00

Similar to our E-bikes & Boats but with an added activity - a wine tour and tasting at Boyden Valley Winery! Upon arriving at our outpost by e-bike, you will join the noon wine tour and paddle an hour and a half to the winery.  After your tour there, you will be brought back by shuttle to the canoe outpost where you will then hop on your speedy e-bike and head back to Johnson where you started.  Three activities in one! $100/person

Water & Wine:  Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday 12:00 pm - 3:00

One of our most popular tours, The Water & Wine combines a 1 1/2 hour paddle in the boat of your choice from our outpost to the Boyden Valley Winery in Cambridge. At the winery you will be treated to a private wine tour, wine tasting and a platter of Vt cheddar cheese and french bread. You are also free to purchase wine at that time if desired. Your guide will bring you back to your car after your stay at the winery. Water & Wine: $60 per person

Morning River Kayak:  Wednesday & Saturday 9:00 am - 11:00 

An excellent start to your day. Your guide will take you down a scenic 4.5 mile stretch of the Lamoille River at a leisurely pace. You will have your choice of single or tandem(2 person) kayaks. This is a great opportunity for beginning paddlers with little or no experience to enjoy the river. We have boats for ages 8 and up. Morning River Kayak: $50 per person

E-Bikes & Boats (July 6 - Sept 15):  Wednesday, Friday & Saturday

This self guided tour is the perfect combination of half pedaling and half paddling.  Starting at the Johnson trail head of the Lamoille Valley Rail Trail, ride on new, fast and efficient electric bikes to Vermont Canoe & Kayak's outpost (approx 35 -40 minutes) in Jeffersonville.  Then choose your own  boat and paddle 4.5 miles of scenic river (approx 1.5 hours). Call for times and availability. 

E-Bikes & Boats: $80/person


A self-guided paddle with canoes, solo kayaks or tandem kayaks. Enjoy a leisurely float trip on the Lamoille river stopping for a picnic, fishing or swimming. You can park your car at our river access behind The Family Table restaurant and we will shuttle you up river in our van either six or nine miles. You just paddle back to your car at your leisure. Trip duration is typically 2.5 hours or 4 hours. Runs between 8:30am and 3:00pm daily. (Reservations suggested but not required.) All rates are for the day and include PFDs and transportation upriver.

Solo Kayak $40 daily

Tandem Kayak $70 daily

Canoe $70 daily

Paddleboard $40 daily

Personal Boat Shuttle $15 per boat

Canoeing the lamoille

Sterling Ridge Resort

155 Sterling Ridge Drive Jeffersonville, Vermont, 05464


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