Pole Pedal Paddle 2016 | Boat Rentals & Paddling Clinics

Rent your kayak for this year's race from Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe
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Date(s) - 05/21/2016
All Day

Les Schwab Amphitheater


PPP Boat Rentals

Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe provides boat rentals for many Pole Pedal Paddle racers. The type of boats that are available range from recreation, race, canoes, and tandems. Call to reserve your boat today 541-317-9407!

Recreation Kayak (10-12 feet long) – $125

Race Kayak (16+ feet long) – $150

Tandem Kayak (13-16 feet long) – $125

Canoe (13-16 feet long) – $125

Boat Pick-up and Drop-off: Your boat will be available for pick-up at Tumalo Creek by Thursday, May 19th. Please remember that once you’ve picked it up, it’s yours until the end of the race on Saturday. Please return your boat promptly after the race is finished.

Cancellation Policy: We will happily hold your boat reservation until May 6th. After that date we will not issue refunds for cancellations.

Reservations for next year: We start taking reservations for 2017 on race day 2016. Recreation boats are $125, and Race Boats are $150, Canoes and Tandems are $125. Please come into the store to reserve your boat or give us a call 541-317-9407.

PPP Paddling Clinics ($45)

Join Tumalo Creek’s two-hour clinic to get you ahead of the pack during the kayaking leg of Bend’s favorite multi-sport race. Our skilled instructors will give you an overview of the course as well as strategies to work with the current and eddies in this section of the Deschutes River. The class costs $45 and it is recommended that you bring the boat you will be racing with. Tumalo Creek will provide boats for the clinic at no extra charge.

Clinic Dates:
Wednesday, May 4th, 11th, 18th (6-8pm)
Saturday, May 14 (2-4pm)



The Pole Pedal Paddle is a six leg race hosted by U.S. Bank. We’ve been supporting this event with safety boaters for 16 years and we love being a part of this event. For more information about the race please click here.