Presque Isle Boat Rental is Erie, PA's only boat rental
located on Presque Isle State Park.

Fisherman Special . . .

  • Offered 5 mornings a week (Monday-Friday). Out by 9:00AM, back by Noon.
  • Boat hull is 14' Grumman Fisherman with Tiller Drive Gas Motor.
  • The rental package includes: PFDs, fuel, oars, 2 anchors (one for the bow, the other for the stern), cooler with ice, one dozen night crawlers, and a landing net.
  • Renter should bring PA Fishing License, hat, sunglasses, sunblock, insecticide, and luck!
Rental Price without extras: $75
Special Price: $50

College Student Special . . . A Deal for You!!

Even if you didn't become smarter, college has its benefits!!

  • Rent a kayak or paddle board ANY WEEKDAY BEFORE NOON (Monday-Friday, excluding holidays)
  • Receive 50% OFF your rental when valid college ID is shown!
Tell your mother you cut class, but saved 50%
on a rental! She will be so proud!!

Mother / Daughter Special . . .

Older people will tell you Monday was Laundry Day; well it isn't anymore! Now it's Mother/Daughter Play Day!

  • Every MONDAY BEFORE NOON (excluding holidays), it's your choice:
    • Rent a Double Kayak for 2 hours for $16
      (Regular Price - $33), or:
    • Rent 2 Single Kayaks for the price of 1!
Mother, you never knew having a daughter would save you money!!

Father & Child Special . . .

People say having kids is expensive, but not at Presque Isle Canoe and Boat Livery! Here's why:

  • Every THURSDAY BEFORE NOON (excluding holidays)
  • Receive 50% OFF kayak, canoe, or paddle board rentals.





  • 10 ft., 16 ft. & 20 ft. Pontoon Boats
  • Helm, Tiller, or Row Boats
  • Touring Kayaks
  • One or Two Person Kayaks
  • Canoes
  • Paddle Boards or Paddle Boats
  • Equipment


  • Learn to Kayak - Quick Start
  • Learn to Kayak - Advanced
  • Paddle Board Basics


  • Eco-Kayak or Paddle Board
  • History Kayak Tour
  • Presque Isle Bay Loop
  • Self Guided Tour

Hours of Operation:
Open Memorial Day to Labor Day
8:00AM - 8:00PM 7 Days a Week
Weather Permitting

  Important Links:
dcnr trec yellowbike
Tom Ridge Environmental Center DCNR PA
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