Gray's Lake Park Rentals

WatercraftRentals

Gray's Lake Concession stand has a wide variety of watercraft available for rent.
For questions on boat rentals, please contact the concession stand at 515-242-2855.

Watercraft Rental Details

Types of Watercraft to Rent
The following watercrafts rent for $8/half hour or $15/hour:
  • 2-Person Canoes
  • 3-Person Canoes
  • Double Kayaks
  • Stand-up Paddleboards
  • Pedal Boats (4 person)
The following watercrafts rent for $25/half hour (1 hour minimum rental):
  • Sailboats
Watercraft Rental Hours
 Hours*: 
  • May 1 - May 27: 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.  Weekdays | 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Weekends
  • May 28 - July 31: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. Daily
  • August 1 - Labor Day:  1 p.m. - 8 p.m. Weekdays | 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. Weekend
 * All watercraft must be returned to the dock 30 minutes prior to close. 
Watercraft Rental Rules
 
  • Watercraft cannot be rented after 7 p.m.
  • Watercrafts cannot be reserved in advance, renting is first come-first served
  • Must be at least 14 years of age with a valid ID to rent without adult supervision
  • All users must wear the provided lifejacket