Paddling

Paddling

Recreational kayaking, sea kayaking, whitewater kayaking, kayak fishing, canoeing or stand up paddleboarding (SUP), we have the largest year around selection and most experienced staff in Minnesota.  We have all the accessories you need to maximize your fun.  “Ask us. We’ve been there.”

Midwest Mountaineering carries a great selection of paddlesports equipment.  We have the best selection of canoe, kayak, stand up paddleboard, and whitewater gear and the know-how to back it up.  We carry more paddlesports gear than anybody.  We have the paddlesports accessories that you need including:  dry bags, spray skirts, paddle leashes, lights, whistles, maps, map cases, guide-books, and much, much more!

You will want dress to stay warm and safe while adventuring on the water.  We have what you need including:  hats, gloves, and footwear from these (and other) brands:  5.10, Chota, Harmony, Immersion Research, Keen, Level 6, Kokatat, Merrell, NRS, The Original Bugshirt Co., OTB, Snap Dragon, SealSkinz, Stohlquist, Vibram, etc.

Looking to transport your canoe or kayak?  We carry roof racks from Spring Creek and Yakima and trailers from Malone.  We have all the pieces you need including straps and cradles, bow and stern tiedowns, etc.

Looking for expert assistance? Come on in and say hello, give us a call at (612) 339-3433, or e-mail our Paddlesports department with your questions.

”Ask us.  We’ve been there.”

Paddlesports Try Before You Buy Demo Schedule

Need help picking a canoe, kayak or SUP? Test-paddle boats & SUPs with our expert staff.  We bring the boats, paddles, and personal flotation devices. You come dressed to play!

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Paddlesports Try Before You Buy Demos

Need help picking a boat or SUP?  Come to an on-the-water boat demo we’ll help you!

Our paddlesports demo program is done for the season.  Paddlesports demos occur during the main paddling season of April to September.  Please check back with us in the Spring for a full schedule of dates.

Boat Rentals

Midwest Mountaineering rents canoes, kayaks (recreational, touring, sea, and whitewater), and stand up paddleboards. Call us at (612) 339–3433 to schedule a canoe, kayak, or SUP for your outing.

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