On reservoir canoe rentals (as shown
$35 for the day
a half day (after 3 p.m. or under 3 hours).
$15.00 for one hour
Price includes paddles and
Equipment: Our canoes are
aluminum with 2 seats. You may take a 3rd person
sitting in the middle-bottom of the canoe.
To prevent capsizing,
ensure proper balance in the boat by distributing weight evenly.
Safety Notes: Yes - Canoes do tip over. If you are not
prepared for this to happen you should not go out. Windy conditions
are also a factor, making it easier to tip. All paddlers must be
confident they can swim if the canoe does tip over.
- Stay close to shore
- Stay close to the Clubhouse in
poor weather conditions
- Please stay off the race course
- Give right of way to all other
vessels on the reservoir (SS Moyie paddleboat, Rowers, Dragon
Boats, competitive canoes and kayaks)
Clothing suggestions: We
suggest you wear clothing that is not restrictive in case you do get
Please note: Rentals are first
come first serve. No reservations are taken. With over 25 canoes we
typically have plenty of boats. You can call ahead for those very
warm, sunny weekend afternoons to check on availability if wanted.
reservoir bylaw requires lifejackets to be worn at all times
while on the Glenmore reservoir. An exception to the lifejacket
bylaw are paddling competitions amongst seasoned athletes.
Kayak Rentals: Sorry, we do
not rent kayaks to nonmembers.
If you have any questions please head to our FAQ's
page as it may be answered there.
Hours of Operation
Whether exploring the reservoir or
nearby waterways of Weaselhead in a recreational canoe or kayak, or
looking for a new outdoor alternative to staying in (or
getting into) shape. Make the sport of paddling a pursuit in your
life with a low-cost
membership to the Calgary Canoe Club.
If you would like to join the Calgary
Canoe Club see our