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Boat and Bike Rentals
CURRENT STATUS OF PARKS AND AMENITIES
Outdoor park amenities including all City Dog Parks, the Skate Park at Chesapeake City Park, all City Outdoor Courts, all Rentals, Park Restrooms and all City Playgrounds are closed until further notice.
Parks and trails remain open to unorganized recreation.
If you have questions or need further information, please call 757-382-6411 during office hours Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
We invite you to paddle along our inland Lake Lesa or enjoy a bike ride through the forest. Rentals must have an adult, age 18 or older, with valid drivers license present. Adult with valid license must be on each boat rented. Life vests must be worn at all times. No pets allowed in boats.
Rental fees are as follows:
Canoes – $10/hour
Paddle boats – $5 per ½-hour
Kayaks - $10/hour
Bikes - $5/hour
Rentals are available from 9 am until approximately one hour before park closing. Closing hours vary seasonally.
Call the Camp Store for up-to-date information at (757) 421-7151.
Rental boats are not permitted on the river.
Have your own kayak or canoe? Take a look at the Chesapeake Waterways Guide. Near Northwest River Park, you can launch from Indian Creek Road or Baum Road (#5 & #6 respectively in the guide).
Check out the Chesapeake Waterways Guide!