HOW OLD DO YOU NEED TO BE TO PADDLEBOARD?
Little ones (ages 2 and up) can sit with a parent on their paddleboard. Ages eight and up can go on their own. Ages 13 and under must wear a life jacket at all times. Standing Paddle Co. has variety of sizes or you can bring your own.
Are you ONLY OPEN ON THE WEEKENDS?
Our hours are 11:00am - 5:00pm Saturday and Sunday, but we are available through the week by appointment. Small groups of two or more for one hour minimum required. Call 217-840-4770 to schedule your appointment!
I’ve never paddleboarded before–do you give lessons?
Standing Paddle Co. provides a short lesson to everyone who rents for the first time. Where to kneel, how to steer, how to stand, how to get back on if you fall off, etc. This lesson is included in your rental fee.
how much does it cost?
Kayaks are $10 per 1/2 hour and $20 per hour. Paddleboards are $15 per 1/2 hour and $25 per hour. We have one tandem kayak that can seat three people and one paddleboat that can seat four. Those multi person vessels (MPVs) are $20 per half hour and $30 per hour.