Silver Springs Kayak Rentals

Silver Springs Kayak Rentals

Tandem Clear Kayaks Weight capacity for these tandem ( 2 people ) clear kayaks is 425 pounds No single person can weigh more than 250 pounds ( no shoes to be worn in clear kayaks) Please read more info on clear kayaks below.

Silver Springs Clear Kayak Rentals

Solo Kayaks 

The Perception Pescador series of sit-on-top kayaks are designed to be the best all-around boats. These kayaks are super stabile, fast, and straight-tracking which make it super fun for even new paddlers to explore the beautiful Silver River. Integrated seats make this kayak very comfortable, and easy on your back,

Silver Springs Kayak Rentals


LENGTH: 12′ / 365 CM WIDTH: 32.5″ / 82 CM
BOAT WEIGHT: 64 LBS. / 29 KG DECK HEIGHT: 14.5″ / 37 CM

Tandem Kayaks

  • Adjustable framed seat backs – for superior support and infinite recline positions
  • Comfortable padded seat keeps you on the water longer
  • Molded footrests accommodate paddlers of multiple sizes
  • Large open storage areas in front and rear with bungee lashing to secure your gear
Tandem Kayak Rentals


LENGTH: 13′ 5″ / 408 CM WIDTH: 34″ / 86.4 CM
BOAT WEIGHT: 79 LBS. / 36 KG DECK HEIGHT: 14″ / 35.6 CM

Paddle Boards 

Epoxy -10 ft – max weight capacity is 250 pounds

Silver Springs Paddle Board Rentals

Rental Times

2 hour rentals at – 9:30 10:00 11:00 12:00 12:30 1:00 & 2:00 Rental time starts at your reservation time, so please don’t be late. Please take into consideration traffic, and there may be a line to pay your park fees. 


There is a $20.00 late fee per kayak every 15 minutes you are late coming back in.

Prices include

Lessons, paddles, life preserver, treasure hunt map

Prices do not include

State Park fees of $4.00 per kayak and $2.00 entrance fees. Please arrive a minimum of 30 minutes early to pay these fees.

Paddle Distance

2 miles Difficulty factor is easy.

Rentals Route – takes you around Ross Allen Island.

This is an absolutely beautiful easy beginner friendly paddle. About 2 miles. Two hours give you plenty of time to explore and we give you a treasure hunt map, so you can find sunken boats and artifacts and all the small springs along the way. This is not the five mile full river rental.

What to Bring

Wet shoes or shoes that can get wet flip flops are fine, (no shoes of any kind to be worn in clear kayaks or on paddle boards) hat, camera and change of clothes, (encase your butt gets wet) Drinking water in a non disposable bottle.

More info Clear Kayaks – These rules are for clear kayaks only.

The maximum weight capacity for these tandem ( 2 people ) clear kayaks is 425 pounds No single person can weigh more than 250. These kayak will not float you if you exceed the weight limit. There are no refunds or rescheduling if you do not follow this manufacturer guideline. We also offer paddle boards and solo (non clear) kayaks for folks that may not meet the required weight limits. Due to the safety of our guests, we do not allow pets of any kind on our kayaks, this includes service dogs.

No shoes can be worn inside the the clear kayaks due to the scratches they cause. We will have a dry bag to store your shoes while in the kayak. Your feet will get wet entering and exiting the kayak. The spring is 72 degrees year round and the water feels warm in the winter cold days. If you don’t want to get your feet wet, this kayak tour may not be for you. No metal objects, bags, dry bags, or back packs. No sunblock or bug spray. You do not need bug spray. There are no bugs here on the water. If you apply sunblock before the tour, please do not us the spray. It contains chemicals that eat the plastic as well as bug spray that damages the finish and clarity of the kayaks. It can not be removed or buffed out. We have these rules in place to assure that our crystal clear kayak will stay that way for all to enjoy.

Items you may bring on the kayak. – towels, phone or camera, and bottled water, that’s it. Anything else you will be asked to put back in your car.

Manatees of Silver Springs

We are passionate about personal service and providing excellent equipment and information so you can rest assured that you will have the safest and best possible fun, fun, fun, that you can have on this beautiful river!

Interacting with the wildlife – There are laws, regulations, and common since ways to interact safely with the wildlife of Silver Springs. All of these will be presented to you in your lesson.

We operate by online reservations only

Reservation may be made online 24/7 

You must be 18 years of age to rent kayaks/SUPs or be with someone that is.

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Planning that special occasion?

We specialize in private corporate, events and special occasions, such as birthdays, graduations and more. You will receive private instruction and attention to detail. This is great for all ages. Our fleet of kayaks and paddle boards are mobile and we can come to you at your community lake or water front, or set up a paddle event anywhere in central Florida in our beautiful springs and rivers. See our special events page, or contact us for more information on prices, or for some personalized ideas of a memorable and amazing experience.
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