Welcome to the UMass Lowell Kayak Center!
The UMass Lowell (UML) Kayak Center is open to the public as well as the UML university community. We offer rentals, instruction, tours and fun at the UMass Lowell Kayak Center.
- Kayak, Canoe, or SUP rentals: Available during our open hours by walk-up or reservation! Most weekends you can register for a shuttle service, as well.
- Group tours with a guide: Choose from a fun group trip like a Sunset or Full Moon paddle tour, an instructional tour like our Kayak Basics class, or book your own custom group tour! All available with a reservation.
- Season & monthly passes
All rentals and tours come with gear and instruction. Bring these recommended items with you, including your credit card and ID, sunglasses, water, and a snack. To learn more about bringing children, pets, your own boat, and to read over our other policies, please check out our Plan Your Visit page. Access to restrooms available.
During the season, contact our Kayak Center directly at 978-934-5690 or firstname.lastname@example.org any questions or to make reservations. Before the summer season starts, you may email Kate Ford at email@example.com.
Please complete these forms online:
- Adult Waivers
- Minor Waivers
- Rentals Online Payment - If you have reserved rental boats and know your specific charge, you may register and pay in advance of arrival. This link will also be used to pay on site for your rental.
If you would like to receive Kayak Center updates, please register online for our general interest group.