Staff Picks

Chris Bensch

David Trageser

Paul Kuthe

Welcome to Alder Creek Kayak

Alder Creek Kayak is your source for kayak, canoe and SUP sales, instruction and rentals. The premiere paddle sports store and instructional center in Oregon, We have three locations to serve all of your paddling needs.

Whether you paddle whitewater kayaks, sea kayaks, recreational kayaks or canoes, Alder Creek kayak has the boats and gear you need, and the classes to elevate your paddling skills.

So when paddling is on your mind, stop by and visit our friendly and knowledgeable staff for the best in Portland paddle sports


Jantzen Beach -

200 NE Tomahawk Isl Dr Portland, OR 97217          503.285.0464 (sales, rentals, lessons, tours)


10 am to 6 pm Every Day

Jantzen Beach Alder Creek is our flagship store. We have everything here – Product, rentals, lessons and tours.

Boathouse -

1515 SE Water St Portland, OR 97214               503.285.1819 (sales, rentals, lessons, tours)


Thurs – Mon: 11am to 5pm

Closed Tuesday and Wednesday

The boathouse is a small footprint retail location with a focus on rentals and Ross island tours.

Tualatin Rentals at Browns Ferry Park -

6855 SW Nyberg Lane Tualatin, OR 97062          503.691.2405   (seasonal rentals only)

***Closed until Memorial Day Weekend 2015***

Our Browns Ferry Park location is a seasonal – rental only – location on the calm waters of the Tualatin river.



Welcome To Alder Creek Kayak and Canoe

Alder Creek Kayak and Canoe Portland, Oregon

Alder Creek Kayak at Jantzen beach