Where are the Best Places for Kayaking in CT?

Kayaking in CT

Are you ready for an adventure? When you come to Connecticut for vacation, you can take advantage of the great outdoors in a kayak! Kayaking in CT is quite a treat with a good mix of river paddling and ocean kayaking. Plus, there are plenty of great places to launch, too. Here we’ll discover the best places for kayaking in CT. With this information in hand, you’ll be able to make an informed decision on where you should rent a kayak. Read on to learn more.

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The Best Spots for Kayaking in CT

Indian River Marina

At the Indian River Marina in Clinton, CT, you can rent stand up paddleboards, kayaks, and fishing kayaks, plus tandem kayaks and canoes. They carry brands like Perception, Wilderness, and Mad River. Take a kayak out on the Indian River!

Single Kayaks, Fishing Kayaks and SUP’sTandem (2 person) Kayaks,


2 hours$30$45
Half Day (4 hours)$45$65
Full Day (8 hours)$70$90
Weekly (includes local delivery)   $300$375

Paddle Mystic – Mystic River Adventure Co.

A little closer to Mystic, Mystic River Adventure Co. offers rentals on everything from kayaks to fat tire bikes. It’s a guaranteed good time!

Per HourAdd’l HourHalf DayFull Day3 DaysWeek
Paddle Board$30$15$50$100$150$300
Single Kayak$25$15$50$100$150$300
Tandem Kayak$40$15$60$120$150$300
Beach Cruiser$15$10$25$35$75$100
Fat Tire Bike$25$25$50$100$150$300

Three Belles Outfitters

Three Belles Outfitters is a great place to find virtually anything related to water sports. You can rent a kayak or paddleboard, too. Located on the Niantic River, you’ll have an incredible experience kayaking the river. Imagine paddling down the river peacefully in the morning as the water gently laps up next to your kayak. It’s a sublime experience Three Belles can give you!

Kayak Rental

2 Hours


A Connecticut Kayaking Adventure Awaits You

Now that you have three great recommendations for kayaking in CT, you can make your plans for adventure while you’re here. Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast or a novice to the sport, kayaking in CT is a rewarding experience you should consider during your visit. In addition to kayaking, there are plenty of other great things to do here. You can learn about them and much more in our free Vacation Guide. Here at Stonecroft Country Inn, we want you to have the very best Connecticut vacation experience. So, browse our available rooms and see for yourself how great a vacation here can be. We are eager to accommodate you, so contact us today to book your stay!