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Kayaking and Canoing around Manchester Vermont
Manchester Vermont Area Attractions Inn at Ormsby Hill B&B

Vermont offers many great rivers, lakes, and ponds for kayaking and canoeing. You can relax during a calm paddle around Emerald Lake in East Dorset, VT or take a scenic country drive to Lake St. Catherine in Poultney, VT if you wish to paddle a larger body of water nearby. The Battenkill River has many points of entry from Manchester through Arlington and into NY. Enjoy areas of calm and float along or hit spots where you will have to paddle to stay on course! Whether you are looking for a short trip down river or 10 miles or more the Battenkill won’t disappoint.

Stratton Mountain Kayak Tours & Rentals
South Londonderry, VT

Kayaking Venture off the beaten path and you’ll discover ponds perfect for a paddle, streams teeming with bass and trout, spectacular views from mountains to valleys and an up close and personal look at the abundance of flora and fauna. Tap into some insider knowledge with a kayak tour—our guides will share their state and all its secrets.

Check the website for current rates and details.
Reservations are highly recommended. 24-hour notice is appreciated when scheduling tours.

Vermont River Runners
Arlington, VT

Battenkill RiverCome explore the Battenkill River with a custom canoe, kayak or tube trip and rental! The 30 mile stretch of river is sure to include something for everyone. From fast and fun sections that will keep your paddle in the water to slow, crystal-clear cobble bottom stretches that will let you kick back in your seat. The Battenkill is the perfect river to paddle. Let's find your favorite stretch!

Custom Trip (1-6 hours):
Canoe: $60
Kayak: $40
Tube: $20

Battenkill Valley Outdoors
1414 State Route 313
Cambridge, NY

At Battenkill Valley Outdoors, we customize each trip to fit your needs. You tell us how long you want to float, and based on the river conditions, we map out a nice journey, put you in, and pick you up.Take a cell phone along, (in a dry box we lend you) and call us at the end. So, go as fast or slow as you wish!

Available Rentals

  • Tandem canoe or kayak
  • Solo kayak
  • Raft
  • Tube

Book Now Or call (800) 670-2841

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