Equipment rentals for river adventures represent the core of our business. We can help outfit you for a variety of different outdoor travels and provide everything you need for an extended wilderness trip. Our fleet of canoes and kayaks are available for rent from May to October. We also have a selection of winter equipment for rent. In both summer and winter we can help the self-propelled outdoor enthusiast to be safe and well equipped.
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We rent a variety of canoes from industry leading manufacturers including, Nova Craft, Wenonah, Old Town, Mad River, and Esquif. The weight of an average canoe is around 80 pounds and will carry 980 to 1100 pounds. We also have larger Old Town Tripper XL’s, which are 20-foot canoes for two to three persons. These hold 1700 pounds and have an optional side-motor mount.
Up North Adventures has a 30′ Voyager Canoe which can hold up to 12 people and is perfectly suited for guided group tours and special events.
|Cost Per Day|
|Canoe with Spray Deck||$50.00|
|Whitewater Solo Canoe||$50.00|
|XL Tripper Canoe||$50.00|
|Weekly rates available.|
Included with canoe rental:
2 life jackets, 3 paddles, Coast Guard Safety Kit, bailer and sponge.
We rent Boreal Designs, Dagger, Perception and Wilderness Systems single and double kayaks. We have a range of sizes to accommodate any paddler.
|Cost Per Day|
|Weekly rates available|
Summer Gear Rentals
|Cost Per Trip*|
|Satellite phone||$30.00/day – $150.00/week – $500/month|
|Dry Bags – 115 litres||$25.00|
|Waterproof Barrels – 60 liters||$25.00|
|Waterproof Barrels – 30 liters||$20.00|
|2 Burner Propane Stove||$40.00|
|Complete Cooking Set (2 people)||$100.00|
|Complete Cooking Set (4 people)||$125.00|
|PFD (Personal Flotation Device)||$10.00/day|
|Paddle (Canoe or Kayak)||$5.00/day|
|Paddle (Stand Up Paddle Board)||$15.00/day|
*A trip is considered up to 16 days. Please contact us for rates for extended trips over 16 days.
Winter Gear Rentals
|Chilkoot Special (pick up Friday and return Monday)||$25.00|
|Summit Special Avy Kit (pick up Friday and return Monday)||$70.00|
- We sell Yukon Angler’s Licenses
- Have a secure storage room for your extra gear
- Offer cold storage for trip food prior to departure
- Provide Airport/Hotel Pick Up/Drop Off (during business hours)
- Provide Canoe / Kayak Drops at Dawson City and Carmacks
- Arrange hotel accommodation throughout the Yukon
- Arrange air transportation to / from remote drop off / pick up locations
*Note: Prices are in Canadian dollars. Please add 5% Goods and Services Tax (GST) to all prices.