Discovering the serenity of Maligne Lake in your own boat is a chance to take in the breathtaking views from a unique perspective.

Originally built by Donald “Curly” Philips, the historic boathouse at Maligne Lake houses canoes, kayaks and rowboats. Come experience a class family-friendly summer activity in the Canadian Rockies.

Paddle across the world-famous Maligne Lake to remote backcountry shorelines and take in the natural beauty that surrounds you. Rentals are available by the hour or the entire day to get the most out of your experience.

New this year! Book online and guarantee your rental.
Please note that we also have limited equipment for a first come first serve basis on site — we recommend arriving first thing in the morning or late in the afternoon. Please visit the boathouse at Maligne Lake upon arrival as availability is limited.

No person under the age of eighteen (18) shall rent equipment. A parent must sign all waivers and children 15 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian during the period of rental use.

Prices from
 hour / day
Canoe:$75 / $200
   Max 2 adults or 1 adult & 2 child
Rowboat:$75 / $200
   Max 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 child
Large Rowboat:$100 / $225
   Max 5 adults or 4 adults & 3 child
Single Kayak:$60 / $165
   Max 1 person, sit-in* or sit-on
Double Kayak:$75 / $200
   Max 2 person, sit-in* or sit-on

*Sit-in kayaks are for experienced paddlers only and not bookable online.

Boathouse Hours

June 5–24 Daily 10 AM – 5 PM
June 25 – Sept 5 Daily 9 AM – 5 PM
Sept 6–26 Daily 10 AM – 5 PM
  • Please note that overnight rentals are priced per day and not by the number of hours. A standard two-day charge will apply for overnight rentals. For multi-day use, regular rate applies for the first day, 25% discount for all ensuing days.
  • All rentals must be returned to the boathouse by 5 PM, except for multi-day rentals.
  • Rates are quoted in Canadian funds. Costs include maintenance and safety equipment.

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A member of our team will respond within 24 hours (weekdays) and 48 hours (weekends).

 
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