Alder Creek Kayak & Canoe is the premiere kayak, canoe & stand up paddle store and paddling school in Oregon. We have three locations in Portland, Oregon to serve all of your paddling needs. We take pride in our knowledgeable staff and great selection of inventory.

We have a complete online kayak, canoe, and sup shop with our full inventory of gear updated regularly. Our e-commerce site is a great place to buy paddling gear and research about boating products.

Want to try before you buy? All of our locations are on flat water rivers so it’s easy to demo and rent boats and boards. We have Oregon’s largest paddling rental fleet. Come by and check us out!

We take pride in offering the best paddlesports instruction available. Whether you are a rank beginner or an up and coming paddler, Alder Creek’s kayak, canoe, and sup school can help develop the skills you need to enjoy your time on the water. We provide you with an educational program that is suited to your needs. Every program in our kayak school has been developed and refined to provide you with the skills needed to master the sport of kayaking.