2023 SEASON: April – October, daily 9 am to 2 pm (online)/ 3pm (walk-up), with equipment return by 4 pm.
“Online reservations recommended. Reservations close at 12noon the day before the rental. Walk-up rentals based on boat availability.”
The only place to rent a kayak on the upper Anacostia River or inside the Beltway in Prince George’s County.
The river is narrow here though still tidal. Upstream, the river forks into the Northwest and Northeast branches.
– Anacostia River Trail
– T18, F2, F8, T14
The last weekend of “summer” is also the final weekend many Washington, D.C. area kayaking locations are open. It’s a shame too, because September and October are also the best time of year for kayaking. Lower temperatures and dew points are a welcome respite after several months of hazy, hot and humid. Sadly, the DC…
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