boat/board Rentals


Kayaks and paddleboards can be rented at the Lake Cooley Park and Outdoor Education Center located at 100 Cooley Dock Road Inman, SC 29349. 

*IMPORTANT REMINDER: Swimming is not allowed in Lake Cooley.*

Hours of Operation:

June 1st - August 6th

Thursdays and Fridays: 12 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

August 12th - September 3rd
Saturdays and Sundays: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

*Rentals will be closed on Memorial Day, 4th of July and Labor Day*

Boats and boards are rented in 2 hour blocks on a first come, first served basis, and the last boats will be sent out at 6 p.m. 


Regular Kayaks and Paddleboards: $10

Specialty Kayaks (fishing kayaks, tandem kayaks and paddleboard/kayak combo): $15

Acceptable forms of payment are exact cash or debit/credit card. Cash payments must be exact change. No change will be provided.

Important Information:
Children under the age of 10 must have an adult on the boat or board with them. Tandem kayaks are available, so younger children can paddle with an adult.

Children under the age of 10 must provide their own life jacket. Life jackets are available for ages 10 and over. 

A waiver must be completed when renting. A drivers license must also be provided when renting. Your driver's license will be held until all rental equipment is returned.