Saline River Canoe

Float Trip Information

Our Float Trips

4.5 Mile Float – Peeler Bend

Your rental includes your boat, paddles, vest and shuttle to the put in. Peeler Bend to Lyle Park is approximately 4.5 miles and can be floated in 2-3 hours (depending on water level).

Kayaks – $30

Canoes – $45

9 Mile Float – Paul Wright

Your rental includes your boat, paddles, vests and shuttle to the put in. Paul Wright to Lyle Park is approximately 9 miles and can be floated in around 4-5 hours (depending on water level). 

Kayaks – $35

Canoes – $50

All paddling times given are approximate and will vary according to weather, water conditions, and the progress paddlers make down the river.  You may spend as long as you like paddling and enjoying your trip, but we do require all rented equipment to be returned before 7:00 p.m. or a $30 per boat, per 30 minutes, late fees may be charged.

Hourly Rates/ Lyle Park pool only / 2hr minimum 

Canoes – $15

Kayaks – $10

Paddleboards – $10


Have your own boat? No problem – shuttle service

we provide shuttle services for canoes and kayaks (no tubes).  Shuttle service is $10/person. 


Our Kayaks

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Information for your float

To begin your adventure—arrive and park at Lyle Park at least 15 minutes before departure time then come over to Saline River Canoe and sign in. Our friendly staff will load your gear and take you to your put in location. You will conveniently float back to Lyle Park.

Children ages 5 and up are welcome to join you on your adventure with parent/guardian signature on release form.

State River Laws

Please click on the link below to be sure you’re familiar with the things you can and can not have on the river.  We do provide each floater with life jackets and mesh bags. Other items to bring: water, ice, snacks, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, bug spray, dry box, water shoes, fishing poles, etc.

Ready to Float?