Kayak Rental Information

2019 Rental Information:

Florida Bay Outfitters Paddlesports Center of Key Largo
Contact: Monica Woll
call or text: 305-394-9252
email: monicamcmanus@yahoo.com
www.paddlefloridakeys.com

Call, text or email request to reserve a kayak; credit card required to hold, charged 48 hours in advance. There is also an option to pick up your kayak earlier if you are driving thru Key Largo. Help to car-top any of these boats is available. This would be for those that may want to do a practice swim the day before.
Hobie Quest 13' sit-on-topKayaks Available:

    • Tarpon sit-on-top 14′ or Hobie Quest sit-on-top 13’, singles, no rudder, including delivery: $70
    • Tarpon sit-on-top 16′ single w/rudder, including delivery: $80
    • Perception sit-on-top 13’ tandem, including delivery: $80
    • Hobie Mirage sit-on-top w/rudder and pedal drive, including delivery: $90 single or $115 tandem
    • Boats do not include lights. Please bring your own waterproof headlamp for setup.

Big Pine Kayak Adventures
Contact: Bill Keogh
call or text: 305-872-4668
email: bigpinekayak@aol.com
www.keyskayaktours.com
14' Tarpon 140 sit-on-top

Call, text or email request to reserve a kayak; credit card required to hold, charged 7 days in advance. All kayaks delivered to the beach, with name on bow, paddle , jacket, whistle and headlamp for $75 + tax. Models available:

      • Perception Tribe sit-on-top 11.5′ single
      • Pescador sit-on-top 12′ single
      • Wilderness Systems Pungo 12o sit-inside 12′ single

18614529_LRGKayak Kings of Key West
Contact: 305-896-9006 (Ashley)
Email:. kayakkingsofkeywest@gmail.com
www.kayakkingskeywest.com
5001 5th Avenue, Stock Island, FL (just outside Key West)

Call or email to reserve a kayak, limited availability. Credit card required to hold, charged 48 hours in advance. When booking please specify if you are picking up or would like a drop off. Delivery fee $15

  • Perception ocean kayak (sit-on-top) 11.5′ single, $25 ($40 with delivery)
  • West Marine Abaco sit-on-top 13.5′ tandem, $50 ($65 with delivery)

Sunset Watersports
Hobie 11' singles & 12' tandem sit-on-topsContact: 305-296-2554
http://www.sunsetwatersportskeywest.com/key-west-smathers-beach.html
Call to reserve your kayak; credit card required to hold, pay with cash or credit when you pick up on the morning of the swim. Go to the shed right on the beach at the Swim Start. Opens at 5:30 a.m. on race day. 24-hour notice required for cancellation. Kayak must be returned to the location where you picked it up (not left lying on the beach wherever your kayaker happened to leave it.) Kayaks available:

  • 12’ single (one-person) or tandem (two-person) sit-on-top, located on Smathers Beach at the swim start: $100

Lazy Dog
12' sit-inside single kayaksContact: 305-295-9898
http://lazydog.com
5114 Overseas Highway, Stock Island, FL (just outside Key West)
You must be able to transport your own kayak to the swim site and return it after the event. Pickup before 4 p.m. on Friday, May 31, and return by 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 1, OR by noon on Sunday, June 2. Call to reserve your kayak; credit card to hold, charged at the time of pickup. Kayaks available:

  • 12’ single (one-person) sit-in, cockpit-style, NO DELIVERY: $50
  • 14’ tandem (two-person) sit-in, cockpit style, NO DELIVERY: $50

Please note that we do not endorse any of these companies. Each company has a limited number of kayaks available. Please reserve your kayak as soon as possible. Make sure you tell them you are renting for the Annual Swim Around Key West on June 1, 2019, and confirm that your kayak will be at Smathers Beach by 5:15 a.m. OR confirm a pick-up time! All kayaks include a paddle(s) and regulation PFD(s). Prices do not include tax.

Please contact Katie Leigh with questions about kayak rentals.