Stand Up paddling & Kayaking on the

Petaluma River

explore – experience – adventure
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"Standup paddle boarding & kayaking is a fun and relaxing activity that almost anyone can do. Unplug and connect with nature just 45 minutes from San Francisco."
Balance, strength, and endurance are exercised whether you are paddling or just balancing. This low impact, core workout engages toes, legs, back, shoulders, arms and neck in one cohesive motion.
Paddle Board & Kayak

Hourly Rental

Rent by the hour and enjoy the river at your own pace

Paddle Board & Kayak

Daily Rental 24 hours

Tomales Bay, Russian River, Lake Sonoma and Carneros Wildlife Preserve are all 45min or less

Hourly, Weekend & Weekly Rentals

Our shop is conveniently located on the water at the Petaluma Marina, just 2 minutes off Hwy 101 with plenty of parking.

On-site rentals include an optional 10 minute beginner lesson. A personal flotation device (PFD)/lifevest is provided for your safety.
Paddle Board & Kayak

Weekend Rental

3 Day rental allows you to paddle ALL the local waters or take the board to Tahoe and save BIG!

Family adventures

Paddling offers a wholesome, outdoor experience that all members of the family can enjoy together. Not only is it a fun physical activity to expend excess energy, paddling provides a wonderful way to connect with the natural world and explore ... like Huckleberry Finn would.
Full day rental

Family Pack

$99 mix and match kayaks and paddle boards

Explore Old Town Petaluma

Guided Paddle to Downtown Petlauma

Tour includes paddle lessons. Guests have the option to tie-up boards in Old Town for ice cream. Choose your vessel including paddleboard, kayak or tandem.

Fits 6 people or up to 1000 pounds!


Fit the entire familiy on one board


Choose your own adventure with a guided or unguided excursion. Guided tours of the Petaluma River are perfect for those new to paddling and families too! The unguided tour is ideal for adventurers who want to create their own experience by choosing which sites to see, which routes to take and how much time to spend on the water.

Guided Trips

Ride tide & wind to Lakeville Landing
- Guided Trip

5 Miles one-way, includes private paddle lessons and shuttle

Explore Petaluma Marsh
- Guided Trip

4 Miles round trip, 2 hours. Meandering tidal estuary

Kayak Fish the Petaluma & Carneros Preserve

Wolf Among Weeds! Stalk striped bass aboard 2018 Hobie Compass Fishing Kayaks with Mirage Drive

UnGuided Trips

Paddle to Downtown Petaluma

Paddle into Old Town, tie up for a beverage and then ride the tide back. Stay up to 4 hours

Ride the winds of Petaluma Gap to Lakeville DIY

5 Miles one-way with wind at your back, includes shuttle. Stay up to 3 hours and picnic

Monthly paddle club

  • Unlimited days of Kayak and Sup Rental (3 hr/day)
  • Access to the same benefits at Napa Valley Paddle
  • Premium board rentals
  • Members only Guided Tours
  • Kids in same family 15 and under FREE
  • Special rental rate for member guests

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