Boat rentals are closed for the winter at all three of the City lakes. Rentals will be available again in spring 2018. Personal boats may be launched year-round.
Solo Kayak $12 1 person Higgins, Brandt, Townsend
Tandem Kayak $20 2 person Higgins, Brandt, Townsend
Canoe $20 2 person Higgins, Brandt, Townsend
Paddleboard $12 1 person Brandt
Rentals are first-come, first-serve. Reservations are not accepted.
Renters must be age 16 or older. Youth ages 13-15 may rent a solo kayak or paddleboard with a signed waiver and must be accompanied on the water by a parent in an adjacent boat. Ages 12 and under must be in a tandem kayak or canoe with an adult. Ages 9-12 may operate a solo kayak or paddleboard if they have completed the Youth Kayak Skills Verification. For more information on youth verification, please contact Lake Brandt at 336-373-3741.
Private Boat Launch
Visitors to the lakes can launch private kayaks, paddleboards, and canoes for $6 per boat. An annual launch permit is available for purchase. Age restrictions above extend to private boats. All boaters are required to register and pay at the marina office.
Coming soon to Lake Higgins
A boat launch that is accessible for individuals with disabilities.
Please check back in the spring of 2018 for programs offered at the lakes.