Kayaking and Canoeing at Kimball Lake Cabins Recreation Area
Kayak and Canoe Rentals are Available at Kimball Cabins! Come down to the Cabins and rent a kayak or canoe for a few hours and enjoy the beautiful lake! Staff will be on site at the main cabin to help you.
Where are we located:
The main cabin is the cabin located closest to the boat ramp at 47 Kimball Lake Rd. in Hopkinton.
Who can rent a kayak/canoe:
Any Hopkinton Resident age 12 or older can operate a kayak, 16 or older can operate a canoe, and all minors need to be registered with an adult. Those under the age of 12 can be accompanied by an adult in a 2 person canoe. All persons must wear a life vest supplied by the Town of Hopkinton and sign the required waivers. Those under 18 years of age need a parent's signature.
What is available to rent:
We have 1 person kayaks and 2 person canoes that can be rented. There is a weight capacity on each vessel.
When can you rent a kayak/canoe:
Starting on June 29-August 9 (we've extended dates!), we will be open for rentals on
Monday & Tuesday 2 pm- 7 pm
Wednesday,Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday 8 am- 2 pm
Last rental is an hour before close.
We will be closed on the holidays.
How long can a kayak/canoe be rented:
Rentals are first come, first served. However, in-person reservations can be made for that day only. Each kayak/canoe can be rented by the hour with a maximum of 3 hours. All kayaks and canoes must be returned back to shore at closing time. Late returns will be charged a fee.
How much does it cost to rent:
The cost is $5 per person per hour. Children under 6 are free. We accept cash and checks.
*staff will be sanitizing the equipment after each use.
Kayak rentals are first come first served.
No online reservations are taken for kayak/canoe rentals. You can print both waivers below and bring with you if you'd like.
Additional Forms and Files: