Kayaking on the various waterways around Oregon’s North Coast is a great way to see the wild beauty from a fresh perspective. Read on for locations and rentals.
Astoria Scuba and Adventure Sports
100 39th St, Astoria, OR 97103(503) 325-2502
Rent kayaks from Astoria Scuba and Adventure Sports, a full service Sporting, Survival, Kayak, Scuba, and Training facility at the Mouth of the Columbia River. Put in around Pier 39 or take them with you. Each rental kayak or SUP comes with paddle, life jacket and permit.
60 N Roosevelt Dr, Seaside, OR 97138(888) 546-6176
Locations in Seaside and Cannon Beach to rent an array of kayaks or paddle boards.
Columbia River Kayaking
957 Steamboat Slough Rd #1, Skamokawa Valley, WA 98647(360) 747-1044
Sea kayak instruction, plus tours of the Columbia River, coastline, lakes and waterways!
Seaside Lodge & Hostel
930 N Holladay Dr, Seaside, OR 97138(503) 738-7911
A place to stay and rent kayaks or canoes that launch on the Necanicum River in Seaside.
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Sunset Lake, OR, USA
In Warrenton, this lake appears near the Fort to Sea Trail. This location is great for bird watching so bring binoculars.
Necanicum River & Neawanna Creek
1300 Broadway St, Seaside, OR 97138(503) 738-5514
Paddling through Seaside brings you to a secluded area surrounded by nature – migratory sea birds, elk, beavers, and otters gather here.