Boat Rentals

Fort Monroe Community Center Boat Rentals

Kayaks and Paddleboats are available to rent, either by the hour or for the full day of operation.  The last rental will be no later than 4:30 p.m. Only those 18 years or older may sign for equipment. In partnership with Youth Sailing Virginia Inc., qualified staff will be available for on-site safety and training services and to assist with launching and retrieving.

Hours:

  • Monday-Friday: 9am-4:30pm  (Accept the last customer at 3:30pm)
  • Saturday & Sunday: 12pm-5pm (Accept the last customer at 4pm)
  • Holiday’s: 12pm-5pm (Accept the last customer at 4pm)

Pricing:

Boat TypeHour DayCapacity
Kayak$4$15One person
Paddleboat$4$15Four People


Sandy Bottom Park Boat Rentals

Kayaks, paddleboats, canoes, and 14-foot jon boats are available to rent, either by the hour or for the full day of operation. Only those 18 years or older may sign for equipment. The last rental will be no later than one hour before the nature center closes.

Nature Center Hours
7 days a week
9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. October - April
9 a.m. - 6 p.m. May - September
Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas 

Boat Type
Hour 
Day
Capacity
Kayak
$4
$15One person
Canoe
$4
$15
Three people
Paddleboat
$4
$15
Four people
14-foot Jon Boat
$4
$15
Four people