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North Star Adventures Canoe & Camping Gear Rentals

North Star Adventures Red canoes in Yellowknife, NWT.

If you and your group are seasoned paddlers of if you are just now starting to discover the joys of canoeing, we can help you get out there by outfitting you and your group with all you canoeing an camping gear needs, and we can even provide safe, reliable and comfortable shuttle service to your departure point and even pickup up at wherever you need to be picked up. All of our canoes are new 2020 CLIPPER Yukon model, 16’8″ in length. They are super light to help make those portages easier. Each canoe rental comes with the following:

  • Clipper Yukon 16’8″ canoe
  • 2 PFD’s each with whistle
  • 2 paddles
  • Throw bag
  • Bailer

Canoe rental rates:

  • 1 Day: $50.00+GST
  • 2 Day: $100.00+GST
  • 3 Day: $150.00+GST
  • Weekend: $100.00+GST (Friday – Sunday)
  • 1 week: $300.00+GST
  • 2 week: $500.00+GST

We are available for canoe drop off and pickup. Rates depend on drop off and pick up locations. Please email us for more information and current rates. We can drop off and pick up to the following locations:

  • Ingraham Trail
  • Frank Channel/North Arm
  • Fort Providence
  • Fort Simpson
  • Wrigley

We also have overnight canoe gear and camping gear available for rent and delivery. Please email to make a booking and current rates.

Sahtu Adventure Rentals

Beautiful sunny day in the Sahtu region with the Mackenzie mountains in the background in the NWT

We can provide transportation up the Mackenzie River, Great Bear Lake, Great Bear River, Brackett River, Kelly Lake, and the Keele River to get on the water with these fun additions!

17′ Prospector Canoes

  • $75/day or $350/week
  • Includes 2 life jackets, 2 helmets, 3 paddles, throw bag, spray deck, ropes, and repair kit.

16′ Prospector Canoes

  • $65/day or $300/week
  • Includes 2 life jackets, 2 helmets, 3 paddles, throw bag, spray deck, ropes, and repair kit.

Paddle Board or Paddle Board/Kayak Combos

  • $50/day or $200/week
  • Includes paddle, life jacket, and helmet.

Shoal Tents

  • $75/day or $350/week
  • 4 people max, paddles, includes life jackets, ropes, throw bag, and repair kit.

We also rent:

  • Camping Gear
  • Tents
  • Communication
  • Safety Gear / Repair Kits

Please visit our website or give us a call for more information.

Jackpine Paddle Equipment Rentals

Jackpine Paddle

If you rent from us, you’ll get high quality gear in great condition. To make things simple, all canoe rentals include a lifejacket, bailer, paddles, whistle and throw bag. All kayak rentals include lifejacket with whistle, paddle float, throw bag, spray skirt, bilge pump.

We offer 16’ and 17’ prospector canoes, as well as single and tandem fibreglass kayaks. Our boats are ideal for a day paddle to explore Yellowknife Bay, multi-day trip down the Ingraham Trail, or extended expedition deep into the Northwest Territories. We’ve also got you covered for drysuit and camping equipment rentals. All you need to bring is a sense of adventure.Visit our website for more information.

Ahmic Air Ltd.

Ahmic Air floatplane on snow in Yellowknife.

Ahmic Air’s Beaver has certified boat racks.  We rent canoes and boats and can fly you with your rental to a lake of your choice.

We provide charter services and equipment rentals to canoeists wishing to embark on self-guided, fly-out wilderness trips, originating from Yellowknife, Northwest Territories.

Aboard a classic DHC-2 Beaver Floatplane with your canoe tied to the side fly over the vast and beautiful wilderness of the region. Get delivered to a remote lake or river where the wildlife viewing and fishing opportunities are profound.

Ahmic Air can provide canoeists access to Rivers and Lakes such as the Coppermine, Hood, Burnside, Mara, Hanbury, Elk, Thelon, Back, Lockhart, Snare, Yellowknife, Beaulieu, and Cameron Rivers along with starting points on Great Slave Lake.

Whether you only have a weekend available or you are planning a multi-week expedition there are many routes, drop off points, and take-out options available. We also rent canoes!

Overlander Sports

Overlander Sports store exterior view with store name at sunset in Yellowknife, NWT.

Overlander Sports is your one-stop-shop for sports and outdoor gear in Yellowknife.

We’ve been getting you out there since 1983. Carrying the latest technology and popular brand names in outdoor equipment and apparel at competitive prices. Shop quality brands like Fjallraven, The North Face, Quartz Co., Sorel, Blundstone, Icebreaker, and Patagonia.

Our Services include:

  • Ski & Snowshoe Rentals
  • Canoe, Kayak & SUP Rentals
  • Fat Bike Rental
  • Skate Sharpening & Repairs
  • Bike Service
  • Ski Repairs & Waxing
  • Team & Workplace Orders

Yellowknife Canoe Company

Gear and equipment rentals for wilderness canoeists including canoes, tents and camping gear. Logistical support for self guided fly-out canoe trips originating from Yellowknife.

Omega Marine

Omega Marine is based out of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, right on the shore of Great Slave Lake. We rent boats, motors, sell and repair propellers for inboard and outboard engines.