Ridgefield Kayak Rentals

Closed for the season! Please contact our Jantzen Beach location if you are interested in renting.

For private groups or events, contact programs@aldercreek.com.

Rental Info:
  • Reservations are highly recommended. Your reservation will be released if you are more than 10 minutes late.
  • We do accept walk-up rentals, but weekends are often fully booked and we may close early on days with no reservations.
  • 48-hour cancellation policy for full refund. If you cancel within 48 hours we can reschedule you to another day.
  • On-site rentals only, no take-away rentals.
  • Rental equipment includes paddle, life jacket (PFD), and whistle.
  • All participants will be required to sign our liability waiver.
  • Youth under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Staff reserves the right to refuse rentals for any reason.

Ridgefield Kayak Rentals is located on Lake River, a tributary to the Columbia River, within the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge; McCuddy’s Marina, 5 Mill St, adjacent to the public boat launch in Ridgefield, Washington 98642.

  • Closed for the season

From I-5 North (14 miles north of Portland), take Exit #14.
Go west 3 miles on Pioneer/501.
There are three roundabouts. Please drive straight through without turning.
Continue straight through 4-way stop at Main Avenue in Ridgefield.
Turn left into Marina parking lot.
Look for the red banner and walk through gate.

Physical Address:

5 Mill St, Ridgefield, WA 98642

Phone #:


(This location is frequently too busy to answer the phone, call our main location at (503)285-0464 if you can't get through)