EXPLORE ALGOMA

At The Paddle Shack

Choose Your Experience



Welcome To The Paddle Shack


Don and Katie offer a unique one of a kind experience.  What sets us apart is our unmatched perspective on customer service.  We will guide you every step of the way!

Whether you would like to have a team building event with your staff, a fun family outing, or a romantic paddle with your significant other.  We will make sure you leave knowing you came to the right place.

We have a deep connection to Algoma and the Ahnapee River.  We are actively engaged in leaving the area a better place for the future.

We invite you to join us this season and make some unforgettable memories.

Customer Reviews


Lisa L.

Had a fantastic time! My first time kayaking and couldn't have picked a better spot to learn. Definitely check this place out! Friendly and helpful, and gorgeous area. Thanks for the fun day!

– Google
Joann K.

Great service. Friendly faces. Will definitely go back and recommend this place to family and friends

– Trip Advisor
Audalee M.

We had a great time kayaking the Ahnapee River today. Explore Algoma was very helpful! The kayaks and equipment are great. I highly recommend them.

– Facebook

#1 Water Sports Rental Service in Algoma, WI



Explore Algoma welcomes kayakers and stand-up paddle boarders of all levels to pick up a rental and get on the water during the warm Wisconsin season. Our kayak and paddle board rentals offer a paddling experience that showcases the unique beauty of Algoma, WI. Nestled between majestic Lake Michigan and the picturesque Ahnapee River, Explore Algoma takes you on a one-of-a-kind journey that leaves you with unforgettable memories.

No matter your experience, age, or fitness level, our helpful staff provides expert instruction and guidance. We provide the best quality in kayaks, paddle boards, and equipment to guarantee you feel safe and enjoy your time out on the water with us. Book your rental today!