Explore our rivers and our city.

Paddle on, Milwaukee

Opening Memorial Day weekend (or sooner!).

  • The River is Our Playground!

    Milwaukee Kayak Company (MKC) was founded in 2013 after many years of adventures and exploration on our rivers. Our mission is to provide a healthy, unique, safe and fun outdoor paddling experience for residents of Milwaukee, our surrounding communities and tourists – while promoting our city, a healthy lifestyle and recreation on our rivers.

    Press room


    You'll be surprised by what you can find

    Rates & Reserve

    The river is ready for you

    Be prepared for adventure.

    Dress for the weather and the water! Consider bringing a rain jacket or windbreaker, wear lightweight clothing, flip flops or thin-soled shoes. Bring a water bottle filled with water, snacks, sunglasses/hat and sunscreen. Do not bring alcohol, pets or valuable items. Do not wear denim or heavy cotton sweatshirts/sweatpants. We have a limited supply of waterproof bags on-hand that you can borrow to protect your belongings at no extra cost.