Rental Fees:

  • 2-hour block - Resident Fee $10 / Non-Resident Fee $12
  • Full-Day - Resident Fee $30 / Non-Resident Fee $35

Back Creek Park - 757-890-3850 

Rentals are available from May to September - Check the park page for days & times.

New Quarter Park - 757-890-5840 

Rentals are available from April 1 to October 2 - Daily from 8 am until 1 hour before sunset.

Weather Cancellation Policy:

  • If there is lightning, kayaks will not be rented out for one hour
  • Winds higher than 25 mph (22 knots)
  • The water temperature is 55 degrees Fahrenheit or colder
  • If a severe weather warning has been posted by the county or weather station/website for
    the area, York County reserves the right to cancel rentals at any time

Rental Rules:

  • No pets in kayaks
  • Kayak occupancy is one person each
  • You must be at least 18 years old to rent a kayak
  • Children 13 to 17 must have a parent or guardian with them at all times while using a
  • Children 12 and under are not eligible to use county kayaks
  • Rentals are on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Rental times and fees are subject to change
  • Kayaks must be returned one hour before sunset