Canoeing / Kayaking

Boy Kayaking
The Anoka County Park System contains excellent lake, creek, and river canoeing resources for your use. Canoes and kayaks can be rented at the Wargo Nature Center for use within Rice Creek Chain of Lakes Park Reserve (sorry, they cannot be taken out of the park).

Canoe Launch Locations  Description
Coon Lake County Park
 On Coon Lake (no outlet)
Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park
 On the Mississippi River
Kordiak County Park
 On Highland Lake (no outlet)
Lake George Regional Park
 On Lake George (no outlet)
Locke County Park
 On Rice Creek (outlets to the Mississippi River)
Manomin County Park
 On Rice Creek and the Mississippi River
Martin-Island-Linwood Lakes
Regional Park

 On all three of the lakes
Rice Creek Chain of Lakes Regional Park Reserve
 On Peltier, George Watch, Marshan, Rice, Baldwin  (outlets to Rice Creek), and Centerville lakes
Riverfront Regional Park
 On the Mississippi River
Rum River Central Regional Park
 On the Rum River
Rum River North County Park
 On the Rum River
Rum River South County Park
 On the Rum River

Rental Information

Equipment Rentals

Recreation Classes

Canoe & Kayak classes are offered during the warm weather months.
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