Beaver Dam, Wisconsin

Welcome to the official website of the City of Beaver Dam, Wisconsin!

The Beaver Dam Recreation Department rents kayaks, canoes and stand-up paddle boards by the hour, half day and full day at Waterworks Park. Attendants are on duty to assist with watercraft launching and the park has a special dock for this purpose. Basic paddling information will be provided, as well as a PFD, if needed. All paddlers need to sign a "Waiver of Liability" and those age 16 & under must be accompanied by an adult. Renters are responsible for damages and loss of equipment.

In case of inclement weather, we may not open or will close early. Please call 920-763-7926 to confirm we are open.

2024 Hours of Operation:

June 1-August 31
Monday-Thursday: 10:00am-6:00pm
Friday-Sunday: 9:00am-7:00pm

2024 Rental Fees:

Kayaks, Canoes & Stand-Up Paddle Boards

Hourly: $15
Half Day: $25
Full Day: $35

NOTE: Half Day = Less than 4 hours / Full Day = 4 hours or more

SEASON PASSES: Season passes are now available for $40/person. Passes can be purchased at the Watercraft Rental facility and the Recreation Department. Season passes may be used for any watercraft equipment during regular open hours. Season pass holders will be limited to one hour per rental. All equipment is first come, first serve.

Credit/debit card only at the Watercraft Rental facility.

Cash, check and credit/debit card payment accepted at the Recreation Department.