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Saint Mary's Boat Club


At St. Mary's Boat Club, we offer canoeing programs for all ages and skill levels.

Canoe Rentals

Saturday & Sunday
June 1 to September 30 annually
11 a.m. to 7 p.m. (last rental at 6:00 pm)
FREE - there is no charge for canoe rentals (1 hour maximum)

  • All safety equipment provided
  • Please call 902-490-4688 for cancellations due to the weather
  • Renters are expected to abide by all safety regulations set out by Transport Canada and St. Mary’s Boat Club. 
  • Paddlers are required to stay within the Northwest Arm
  • No off-site rentals are available
  • Sorry, kayaks are not available for rent
  • Printable Consent Form
  • 2016 Canoe Rental Form

Day Camps

Our summer camps offer children ages 7-16 a fun filled week of canoeing activities.  Please check out the Spring/Summer Catalogue and the Fall/Winter Catalogue for camp dates, registration times and pricing.

Adult/Youth Courses

We also offer adult/youth canoe courses in June & September.  Please check out the Spring/Summer Catalogue and the Fall/Winter Catalogue for course dates, registrations times and pricing.

Group Bookings

Bookings are available from June to September.  If you have a group of 12 or more please call 902.490.4688 to reserve.

  • $120 for a minimum 2 hour booking for 12 people or less. $60 for each additional hour
  • $180 for a minimum 2 hour booking for 13-18 people.  $90 for each additional hour
  • Same day cancellation by your group or organization will result in a $60 cancellation fee
  • Canoeing for ages 7+
  • No experience necessary
  • All safety equipment provided