Canoeing, Kayaking and Paddle Boards

St. Mary's Boat Club
Colourful Kayaks lined up in a row

St. Mary’s Boat Club offers Canoeing, Kayaking and Stand-up Paddle Board opportunities each summer. 

 

Canoes & Stand-up Paddle Boards Rentals

Free Canoe Rentals

  • Available on weekends between July 2  to September 25, 2022.
  • Rentals available between 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. 1 hour rentals.
  • All safety equipment will be provided.
  • One Rental is for one Canoe (accommodates up to 2 adults and 2 small children or 3 adults). 

Rental Process:

All canoe rentals are required to be booked in advance by calling 902-490-6666 or online at www.halifax.ca/myrec. Entry will not be permitted without advance booking. 

When you show up:

When borrowing a canoe, you must:

  • Abide by all safety regulations set out by Transport Canada and St. Mary’s Boat Club
  • Stay within the Northwest Arm 

 

Free Stand-up Paddle Board Rentals

  • Available on weekends between July 2  to September 25, 2022.
  • Rentals available between 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. 1 hour rentals.
  • All safety equipment will be provided.
  • One Rental is for one paddle board.  

Rental Process:

All Stand-up Paddle Board rentals are required to be booked in advance by calling 902-490-6666 or online at www.halifax.ca/myrec. Entry will not be permitted without advance booking. 

When you show up: 

Group bookings of Canoes or Kayaks

Group bookings of Canoes or Kayaks are available Monday to Friday from July 4- July 29 from 1 pm to 4 pm. 

To register for this group booking please contact us at katelyn.george@halifax.ca 

Kayaking Paddle Nights

Join our staff for a Kayaking tour of the Northwest Arm!

  • Kayaking is for ages 13 and up.
  • All safety equipment will be provided.
  • All events begin and end at St. Mary’s Boat Club.

Sign up Process:

All Kayaking Paddle Nights are required to be booked in advance by calling 902-490-6666 or online at www.halifax.ca/myrec. See table below for dates and times. Entry will not be permitted without advance booking.

To join a Kayak Paddle Night, you must sign a canoe/kayak rental form which can be downloaded by clicking here. .

Adult
Adult
Program Name Age Day Start Time Duration Start Date Classes Code Fee
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ M 6:00 PM 2hrs 20-Jun 1 00050939 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ W 6:00 PM 2hrs 22-Jun 1 00050940 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ M 6:00 PM 2hrs 27-Jun 1 00050841 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ W 6:00 PM 2hrs 29-Jun 1 00051345 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ M 6:00 PM 2hrs 4-Jul 1 00051519 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ W 6:00 PM 2hrs 6-Jul 1 00051520 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ M 6:00 PM 2hrs 11-Jul 1 00051521 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ W 6:00 PM 2hrs 13-Jul 1 00051528 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ M 6:00 PM 2hrs 18-Jul 1 00051522 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ W 6:00 PM 2hrs 20-Jul 1 00051529 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ M 6:00 PM 2hrs 25-Jul 1 00051523 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ W 6:00 PM 2hrs 27-Jul 1 00051530 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ M 6:00 PM 2hrs 8-Aug 1 00051524 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ W 6:00 PM 2hrs 10-Aug 1 00051532 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ M 6:00 PM 2hrs 15-Aug 1 00051525 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ W 6:00 PM 2hrs 17-Aug 1 00051531 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ M 6:00 PM 2hrs 22-Aug 1 00051526 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ W 6:00 PM 2hrs 24-Aug 1 00051533 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ M 6:00 PM 2hrs 29-Aug 1 00051527 $24.00
Kayak Paddle Night 18+ W 6:00 PM 2hrs 31-Aug 1 00051534 $24.00
YOUTH
Program Name Age Day Start Time Duration Start Date Classes Code Fee
Youth Kayak Paddle Night 13-17 Tu 6:00 PM 2hrs 12-Jul 1 00056388 Free
Youth Kayak Paddle Night 13-17 Tu 6:00 PM 2hrs 19-Jul 1 00056389 Free
Youth Kayak Paddle Night 13-17 Tu 6:00 PM 2hrs 26-Jul 1 00056390 Free
Youth Kayak Paddle Night 13-17 Tu 6:00 PM 2hrs 9-Aug 1 00056391 Free
Youth Kayak Paddle Night 13-17 Tu 6:00 PM 2hrs 16-Aug 1 00056392 Free
Youth Kayak Paddle Night 13-17 Tu 6:00 PM 2hrs 23-Aug 1 00056393 Free
St. Mary's Boat Club - email boatclub@halifax.ca