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UMass Lowell Kayak Center

Kayak Center is Open Weekends Only Through Oct. 17, 2021

Open to the Public!

Welcome to the UMass Lowell Kayak Center!

The UMass Lowell Kayak Center is open to the public as well as university community. We offer rentals, instruction, tours and fun with kayaks, canoes and stand-up paddleboards!

If you would like to receive kayak center updates please register online for our general interest group.

COVID-19 Precautions

  • Please complete these forms online:
  • You may show up to the Kayak Center without a reservation. Alternately, you may call the Kayak Center to make a reservation and pay prior to arriving to minimize contact time
  • Please use UMass Lowell's symptom checker each day prior to coming in, if you have symptoms stay home.
  • Please refer to current Massachusetts Guidelines for use of face coverings.
  • Observe 6 feet social distance whenever possible.
  • Equipment will be sanitized before and after use.
  • Group size limited to 25 including staff.
  • Hand sanitizer and access to restrooms available.

2021 Summer & Fall Season Hours

September 4 - October 17

  • Weekends only*:
    • Saturday - Sunday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    • *Closed October 2-3

June 10 - August 31

  • Monday - Friday: 3 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday - Sunday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Holiday and Special Hours

  • July 4: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • July 5: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Labor Day Monday, September 6 - Closed
  • Indigenous Peoples Day Monday, October 11 - Closed

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