Richardson Historic Park and Nature Preserve

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SUP & Kayak Rentals
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Or call Atlantic Coast Kayak Company at (954) 781-0073

1937 Wilton Dr.
 Wilton Manors, Fl 33305

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  This beautiful and historic park is home to one of our city's greatest treasures. Join us for one of our many tours and events, or rent a watercraft and explore on your own. Either way, you'll see Fort Lauderdale from a unique perspective as you navigate the Middle River Waterway that surrounds the Island city that is Wilton Manors. All "No Wake" zone, and sheltered from the wind, this lazy river winds it's way through the area's homes and parks.
  As you go, you'll see all kinds of wildlife including fish, birds Iguanas, and occasionally, even manatees.
  If you've never tried stand up paddling, come by for a free demo lesson. We'll put you on one of our Body Glove SUPs, designed specifically for entry level paddlers. They're super stable, easy to ride. No purchase necessary.

  All participants are required to initial and sign a waiver before renting from Marco Polo. This will be provided for you at the Marco Polo location on the day of your tour. Participants less than 18 years of age must have a parent or guardian sign for them ,or provide a signed and notarized copy of the onsite rental waiver. Those Customers taking the watercraft to another location must use the takeaway waiver. 
Onsite waiver.pdf
MARCO POLO Takeaway Waiver.pdf

  This location offers open rentals of kayaks and Paddleboards from 9 AM til 5 PM , 7 days. Free demos, no charge for entry level lessons.
  A 90 minute guided waterway tour is offered Tuesday through Friday at 10 AM, and 1 PM ( Reservations preferred, schedule subject to change.).
  Private parties and group events can be accommodated with up to 60 persons on the water at one time.
  Daytime parking and Park admission is free.. Night time parking starts at 6 PM and costs $1 per hour.

  On Site: 32 tandem and single sit-on kayaks, 2 convertible SUP/Kayaks, and 8 Body Glove stand up paddle boards, 10 Marco Polo Custom SUPs, and two kid size SUPs.
  On Hand: 33 add'l tandem and single sit on kayaks, 28 add'l Body Glove SUPs, and 8 Marco Polo Custom SUPs, 4 single sit-in kayaks, 1 kid size SUPs, and 1 add'l convertible.

Rates per person                                           Adults                                 Children 6-12                   Under 6 yrs
  Stand up paddleboard;                            $16 per hr,  $40 per 4 hrs.*                        $8 per hr, $20 per 4 hrs                          N/A
  Single kayak:                                              $16 per hr, $40 per 4 hrs.*                        $8 per hr, $20 per 4 hrs                          Free riding with an adult
  Tandem kayak:                                          $16 per hr, $40 per 4 hrs.*                         $8 per hr, $20 per 4 hrs                          Free riding with an adult
  * Must return by 4:45 PM
  Kayaks may be launched for you by our staff directly from our floating dock into the Middle River, or you may transport them to another location and returned to the concession at the conclusion of your activities. Call for rates.

   Concession staff 954-781-0073

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