USD $30 for 1 day or more.
USD $25 when 10 days or more.
WHITEWATER KAYAKS FOR RENT : Your best options are listed bellow, we have several of this boats. We have mostly ZET kayaks as they have proofed to be the best boat for Ecuador whitewater.
ZET KAYAKS : FIVE , RAPTOR, TORO, CROSS, DIRECTOR.
DAGGER : MAMBA 8.6/8.1 , PHANTOM , NOMAD 8.5.
WAKA : TUNA 2
PIRAHNA : MACHNO S
To confirm your reservation you’ll need to deposit $50 usd to this link https://ecuadorianrivers.org/donate/ , please send a copy of the receipt email or a screenshot and this $50 will be credited to the total of your rental fee. Thanks!
IMPORTANT INFORMATION .
Please bring float bags if you are renting a kayak from us, we don’t provide them as they never come back.
*Thanks for being flexible on boats designs, we’ll do our best to find your favorite, we have no retailers in Ecuador so we are limited on the amount of each designs but we’ll provide the best option available based on your request.
*We appreciate your efforts to help us keep prices as low as possible for your rental enjoyment.
$10 a day to rent a paddle/ IR skirt.
Werner powerhouse straight/bent shaft 45 or 30 degrees options
1-DON'T DRAG THE EQUIPMENT
2-YOU ARE ULTIMATELY RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR RENTAL SINCE YOU PICK IT UP TIL IS BACK INSIDE THE SHOP.
3- BRING BACK EQUIPMENT CLEAN < we reserve the right to charge cleaning fees>
4-RENTER WILL COVER COST OF REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT FOR DAMAGE.
5-CAREFUL INSPECTION IS REQUIRED WHEN YOU FIRST TAKE A KAYAK OUT AND ALSO BEFORE RETURN IT.
BRAKE POLICY :
The continuous and technical class IV+ character of the rivers shorten the life of kayaks a lot here in Ecuador. There is a repair fee and a devaluation fee to cover when you crack your kayak. We work on being as fair as possible with you about the kayaks we rent. Basically you are responsible to bring your kayak back as close as possible to the shape you took it.
Cracks, Pitons, Swims, transportation and theft can happen and you are responsible for your rental.
Float Bags are a plus !
BUY OR SELL KAYAKS AND USED KAYAKING GEAR: Check for used boats for sale on our Facebook community page. https://www.facebook.com/groups/buykayakecuador/
Consider selling or donating used gear to local beginners. You can help make the difference, we need more eyes on the rivers and helping out some new paddlers get started with kayaking is highly appreciated. You can check in or contact the ECUADOR KAYAK CLUB for donating your gear or joining one of their programs to teach kayaking to local kids. We appreciate all the help we can get with this as is very important to promote kayaking in the country. Most of the Club activities are free for locals.
FLYING WITH KAYAKS? We’ll be happy your buy your boat at the end of your trip if you manage to get down here. Depending on price and condition we’ll consider buying all kinds of boats.
Traveling with your boat can be really easy or very difficult sometimes, that is why rent Kayaks, but also is a potential pain in the butt, but here is some advise for you to make it simple:
First and most important get a kayak bag...if you take the time to get a fabric bag, (any bag works) for your boat (like the ones the new Jackson kayaks come in, that is the cheapest solution) you can pick those from any kayak shop, Or wrap in a tarp and put a big sign that says, WIND SURF EQUIPMENT FRAGILE. Very important DO NOT MENTION OR ADMIT to THE AIRLINES IT IS A KAYAK, because SEA KAYAKS are no different to them than WHITEWATER kayaks and SEA kayaks are on the NOT allowed list because they are so big and delicate. So call it what ever you want, surf ski, surfing equipment, surf boards, kite surf, anything you want but NEVER call it or admit is a kayak .
Just call it a WINDSURF, and add some webbing loops to the grab loops of the boat, pull them out of the bag and it will be easier for the airlines people to move them around so they don’t have any reason to complaint from the beginning. Keep it light so it doesn’t exceed the limits. (If you put your boating gear inside the boat, definitely have in a mesh bag or any kind of bag just in case you need to pull it out quickly, if they definitely not taking the boat so you can check in your gear at least.)
Hope for the best but always plan for the worst, if the boat does not get in for whatever reason, then make sure you showed up early enough to have time to put the boat back on the car or have something figured out as a plan B. ( just in case).
One more thing never take a NO as an acceptable answer, you insist and call a supervisor and tell them how you never had this kind of problem before and can not be possible they not taking your WINDSURF.
Christmas until New years will be hardest time to flight boats due to baggage embargos so be aware and plan ahead to any chaos scenario
Kayaks de rio para rentar en Ecuador , envianos un mensaje si tienes cualquier pregunta.