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Thank you!

We are blessed to have celebrated 10 years in business this season and we thank you for making MKC the special place that it has become over the years. This light is dedicated to you – all of our paddlers who have spent time with us at MKC and on our rivers these past...

5 good spots to launch your watercraft

Our main location in Harbor Yards/Jerry’s Docks, where we’ve been since we opened, is located on private property which doesn’t allow us to launch personal watercraft. We are all about safety however, and would never separate one person from another or a couple people from a group of people renting kayaks from us. If...

History Tours with Milwaukee County Historical Society – sneak peek!

We’re happy to partner with the Milwaukee County Historical Society (MCHS) again this summer as we paddle through our city and on our rivers together. We’re offering many different opportunities to paddle as we offer three different history tours including: a) Milwaukee River History Tours (Downtown Milwaukee – paddle up and down the Milwaukee...

This week @ #MKC (Mon, June 21st-Sun, June 27th)

Happy Summer Solstice! All of a sudden summer is official here and we’ve got you covered with guided tours and daily rentals at our main location all week long and Schlitz Park Friday thru Sunday. Hope to see you at #MKC! Monday, June 21st– Daily rentals available 10am-7:30pm –> all boats due back to dock by...

Exploring the MKE Urban Water Trail with Milwaukee Riverkeeper

Hey everyone! We’re hosting guided paddles again this season with Milwaukee Riverkeeper. We are happy to donate 100% of the registration to Milwaukee Riverkeeper – they’re a great organization and work really hard to advocate and help maintain our rivers. Beth, owner of Milwaukee Kayak Company, has been on the Board of Directors for...

This week @ #MKC (Mon, June 14th-Sun, June 20th)

We’re diving into summer here at #MKC and wish everyone a big high-five for making it this far! We think it’s gonna be a great summer and look forward to seeing you at #MKC and on our rivers soon. Congratulations to all the graduates in every level of school and thank you to all...

This week @ #MKC (Mon, June 7-Sun, June 13)

Hey, we have an exciting week as our Rise ‘N Shine 7am Guided Paddles begin and our Wednesday Night Summer Special begins where we’re open until 8pm and offer $5 off each rental (it’s the middle of the week – you deserve a break!). Registration available online by clicking the “Book Now” button on...

Milwaukee Kayak Company

8 solid reasons to go kayaking

Reasons to go kayaking with in Milwaukee (and especially with) Milwaukee Kayak Company.  It’s sunny out!  The city is so beautiful when the sunlight sparkles off the building and the river, summers here are unbeatable for that reason exactly.  If you’re visiting. The best way to immerse yourself in the city is to do...

Mother’s Day 2021 – “Nature & Nurture” Care Package

Hi Friends! Celebrate your mom and the special people in your life this Mother’s Day season with our “Nature & Nurture” Gift Package including the gift of adventure (kayaking!) and natural products from Nourish Natural Products. Our Mother’s Day Care Package includes:• daily kayak rental• travel sized bottle of Nourish Natural Hand Sanitizer• twist-up...