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Join Floatzilla - August 20, 2022
River Basin Canoe & Kayak rents canoes and kayak for the event

Why rent from us?
- Drop off at your put in location. We drive to each launch site.   
       Double kayaks do not work at Lindsey Park Yacht Club.  Bass Street YMCA involves a portage, we suggest Leach Park instead.  
- Pick up at Lake Potter after the event
How do I get started?
- Complete your registration with Floatzilla here
- Call River Basin and reserve your boats 319-752-1857
What do I need?
- Number of people in your party
- Your launch site
- Requested number of canoes and kayaks
- A credit card
- A phone number where you can be reached during Floatzilla
What can I rent?
- Canoes will carry up to 3 adults or two adults and two smaller children
- Recreational kayaks are great for beginner to experienced paddlers
- Double kayaks work for 2 adults or 1 adult and one older child
- Touring kayaks are longer, narrower and make paddling easier for the longer routes

Rental rates (rental includes meeting you at your launch sit, paddle, lifejacket, pick up at Lake Potter):
- Canoes - $65 plus tax = $69.55
- Recreational kayaks - $65 plus tax = $69.55
- Double kayaks - $75 plus tax = $80.25
- Touring kayaks - $75 plus tax = $80.25

More details:
- We will email you specific information about your rental the week before the event.  Please contact us if you do not hear from us.
- We will run charges on the Wednesday before the event.  After that time there are no refunds but you are welcome to find someone else to paddle your rental.

River Basin Canoes & Kayaks

13038 Hwy 61 North
Burlington, IA
319-752-1857 or 1-800-RIVER-12
Summer Hours:
CLOSED Friday, August 12 - Sunday, August 14
Sunday 12 - 5
Tuesday - Thursday: By Appointment Only. Give us a call!
Friday: 12 - 5
Saturday: 10 - 6

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