Poulsbo, Washington

OPEN May 2024

Welcome to our little slice of paddling paradise! Located on the picturesque Liberty Bay in historic downtown Poulsbo, our rental dock is the place to be for all your kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding needs. Whether you're a seasoned pro or a first-time paddler, we've got you covered.

At our dock, you'll find a wide selection of rental options to suit your preferences. We offer both one and two-person kayaks, perfect for solo adventures or tandem escapades. If you're feeling extra adventurous, why not try our Monster SUP? It's a giant paddleboard that can accommodate up to 6 people. Talk about a party on the water!

Our rental facility is conveniently located right next to the public boat ramp and the Poulsbo Sea Discovery Center. Just look for the boat rental flags and the colorful array of kayaks and SUPs. You can't miss us!

Whether you're looking to explore the serene beauty of Liberty Bay, embark on a thrilling paddleboarding excursion, or simply soak up the sun and enjoy the water, our rental dock is the place to be. We've got everything you need to make your paddling experience unforgettable.

So grab your friends, your family, or even your furry companions (yes, we're pet-friendly!) and head on down to our dock. We can't wait to see you and help you get your paddle on!


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What's Available

  • Single & Double Sit-on-Top Kayak Rentals
  • Paddle Board Rentals
  • Monster Paddle Board Rental
  • Snacks & Concession

Poulsbo Hours

Summer Winter
Sun - Thurs 10am - 6pm CLOSED
Fri & Sat 10am - 8pm CLOSED

* Summer hours generally run June through Labor Day. Rentals available weather permitting. We recommend giving us a call at (360) 297-4659 to check on local conditions. Rentals must return at least 30 minutes before closing. Last rentals go out no later than an hour and a half before closing.

What to See and Do

Paddle to Keyport for lunch at a local restaurant, visit Poulsbo's Fish Park for a picnic or just relax for an hour or two on this pleasant, protected bay. On the water, you'll likely be visited by seals and you may see bald eagles, great blue herons and other wildlife. After paddling you have a wide selection of restaurants and pubs, the world famous Sluy's Bakery, locally made chocolate or coffee shops with ice-cream.

What's Included with Rentals

All Rentals include a basic instruction from our fun, knowledgeable staff, guidance of the local area and conditions, as well as a safety talk.

Sit-on-top (SOT) Kayak rentals include boat, paddle, life jacket.

Paddleboard rentals include board, paddle, life jacket, and board leash.

Premium Sit-in Kayak rentals include boat, paddle, life jacket, paddle float, and bilge pump.

All rentals are first-come, first-served. We do not take reservations.

Please see our Rental Terms & Conditions. You can save time by filling out our Rental Release Form beforehand.

Day Trips

Coming from across the water? Our rental dock in beautiful downtown Poulsbo is only about a 25 minute drive from either the Kingston or Bainbridge Island Ferries.


Overnight & Camping

From our Poulsbo rental location you have numerous overnight and multi-day trip options, such as Bainbridge Island. Distances listed are for round trip travel in nautical miles (1 nautical mile = 1.15 miles)

Camping Destinations:
  1. Brownsville - 11.6NM
  2. Illahee State Park - 17.7NM
  3. Fay Bainbridge Park - 18.8NM

Weather & Conditions