DAY TRIP SERVICE OVERVIEW
Canoe and Kayak Rentals
We try to make your experience as fun, safe and convenient as possible.
The following is what comes with your rental:
Canoe(s) $55 each or Kayak(s) $45 each
Life Vests included
Small Dry Bag for Phones & Cameras included
Day Trips – Some Experience Level, Intermediates, & Experts
Day trips meet & end in Paoli, just a few miles south of Verona or about 15 miles south west of Madison, WI. Our shuttle will meet you on Canal St, with parking available in a small parking lot on the east side of Range Trail between Paoli Rd and Canal St. This is also the location of the Mill Terrace & Park, Hop Garden Tap Room, Bread & Brat Haus, among other quaint shops and services. Most evenings and weekends outdoor live music can be heard, kids can play, eat ice cream, friendly dogs wagging tails, sample the variety of drinks, food, and interesting shops. Once on the shuttle, paddlers can chose from three different trip lengths; ~4 hours, ~3 hours, or ~2 hours. Trip length can vary based on pace and water speed. Three departure times are offered, 14 passengers per shuttle, first come first serve. Secondary shuttles per departure time will be used if needed.
Day Trip Departure Times from Paoli
9:00 AM Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Holidays
10:00 AM Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Holidays
11:00 PM Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Holidays
Easy Going – Beginners, Young Families
For those just getting started paddling, or with small children, or maybe looking for a shorter day, we will meet you at the Community Park in Belleville, WI. The park accesses both the Sugar River as well as Lake Bellevue. Here there is “flat” or slower water and generally easy going. The park also offers playground equipment, bathrooms, swimming, basketball, and fishing.
Easy Going Departure Times from Belleville Community Park
12:30 PM Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Holidays
One Way Equipment Shuttle Service
Have your own equipment? Need a ride up the river to your put in? Sugar River Outfitters offers One Way Shuttle Service! This service is intended for those who struggle getting equipment and themselves from one spot to another without the use of a second vehicle. We can drop you off using the same schedule as our rental customers. We utilize the same access points for One Way Shuttle Service as we do for our rentals. The service is charged per boat, not per person. Each boat cost $20 per ride and can be