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We're excited about hosting your group outing! Get an instant quote and/or request a reservation for a group outing with us by completing the form below.
This form gives quotes for on-site rentals at any of our rental locations. If you simply want a private version of one of our tours, please use the Private Tour Request Form. For boat deliveries, shuttled trips from Nahanton Park, quotes for catering items not listed here, and outings that just don't fit into the form below, please use the Specialized Group Request Form.
Please answer all the questions. When asked to specify quantities, please enter an exact number (if you don't yet know exact numbers, use your best guess).
Unfortunately we can't be responsible for typographical or calculation errors on this page.
Where would you like to hold your event? (Newton, Boston, Kendall, and Nahanton Park refer to our rental locations.)
Boston (Allston/Brighton)
Cambridge (Kendall Square)
Newton (Comm. Ave)
Nahanton Park (Newton)
Other
One-Way Trip from Boston (Allston/Brighton) to Cambridge (Kendall Square)
One-Way Trip from Cambridge (Kendall Square) to Boston (Allston/Brighton) [better for a post-paddle picnic]
If you plan to come to one of our rental locations but you're not sure which one, select your first choice and let us know in the "Et cetera" box when making your reservation request.
How long do you want to spend on the water?
1 Hour
1.5 Hours
2 Hours
2.5 Hours
3 Hours
3.5 Hours
4 Hours or More
Do you plan to hold your event during peak hours (Noon-5pm on weekends and holidays)?
Off-Peak Hours (group discount applies for 8 boats or more, when paying together)
Peak Hours (reservation fee applies)
You can avoid the reservation fee by scheduling your group to arrive 30 minutes before or after our Peak Hours, but you will not receive any discounts during our Peak Hours.
We provide a basic dry-land orientation at no charge. Would you like a guide/instructor to accompany you on the water? Guides/Instructors are optional, but if you choose to use them our maximum ratio of people and boats per guide does apply.
Yes — please specify number of guides desired:
No
Is your group a K-12 School or Camp? Note our maximum child-to-adult ratios.
Yes No
Is this outing a kid's birthday party? Note our maximum child-to-adult ratios.
Yes No
Is your organization tax-exempt (you'll need to provide a tax ID number upon payment)?
Yes No
BOAT TYPEMAXIMUM AVAILABLE
WITHOUT TRANSFERRING BOATS
BETWEEN LOCATIONS:
DESIRED QUANTITY TOTAL COST
Standard Canoes Newton: 45; Cambridge: 6;
Boston: 20; Nahanton Park: 12
$0
5-Person Canoes Newton: 8; Cambridge: 6;
Boston: 10; Nahanton Park: 2
$0
Single Kayaks Newton: 58; Cambridge: 35;
Boston: 45; Nahanton Park: 30
$0
Single Kayaks
for Ages 6-12
$0
Double Kayaks Newton: 37; Cambridge: 37;
Boston: 43; Nahanton Park: 16
$0
Quad Kayaks Newton: 0; Cambridge: 0;
Boston: 0; Nahanton Park: 0
$0
Stand-Up Paddleboards Newton: 15; Cambridge: 7;
Boston: 15; Nahanton Park: 5
$0
Rowboats Newton: 3; Cambridge: 1;
Boston: 2; Nahanton Park: 1
$0
Paddleboats for 2 Newton: 0; Cambridge: 0;
Boston: 0; Nahanton Park: 0
$0
Paddleboats for 4 Newton: 3; Cambridge: 0;
Boston: 0; Nahanton Park: 0
$0
Ten-Person Canoe
with Guide
Newton: 2; Cambridge: 0; Boston: 0;
Nahanton Park: 0
Price includes one guide per canoe.
$0
Guide/Instructor(s) Guides/Instructors are not required.
If you use them our Guiding Ratios apply.
$0
Reservation Fee $ per boat during Peak Hours $0
One-Way Rental Fee $ per boat for One-Way Rentals
(Does not include shuttling passengers.)
$0
Boat Transfers To transfer boats between locations,
$ per load (14 canoes or 28 kayaks).
Enter number of loads.
$0
Chair Massage $ for each masseuse (2–10 people
per hour). Enter number of masseuses.
$0
Permits Enter dollar amount, if applicable. $
Other
(Please Describe)
$
BBQ Dinner From Redbones or Blue Ribbon.
$ per person.
Enter number of people (min. ).
$0
Gourmet Box Lunch From Baker's Best. $ per person.
Enter number of people (min. ).
$0
Snacks & Dessert Baker's Best wraps, cheese, crackers,
brownies, cookies. $ per person.
Enter number of people (min. ).
$0
Summer Shack
Lobster Roll Picnic
Summer Shack chowder, lobster roll,
corn cob, potato salad. $ per person.
Enter number of people (min. ).
$0
Summer Shack Clambake Summer Shack chowder, steamers, lobster,
corn on cob, etc. $ per person.
Enter number of people (min. ).
$0
Subtotal $0
Tax $0
Total Cost $0
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