Hours & Rates

Ballpark Boathouse

Open weekends in May from 12 pm to 5 pm.

Fletcher's Boathouse

Open for the season. Rowboat, canoe, kayak, and bike rentals available. All rentals weather and conditions permitting.

March 23 – May 26th: 6am – 7pm (Last rental @ 6pm)

May 27th – September 2nd: 7am – 7pm (Last rental @ 6pm)

September 2nd – October 27th: 7am – 6pm (Last rental @ 5pm)

Key Bridge Boathouse

Spring Hours

Open daily from 12 pm to 7:30 pm.

Summer Hours

Weekends: Open from 9 am to 9 pm, with the last boat going out at 8 pm.
Weekdays: Open from 11 am to 8 pm, depending on the sunset.

The Wharf Boathouse

Jitney opening March 29 for weekend service from 12 pm to 6 pm.

Kayak rentals opening for weekend use March 29.

Thompson Boat Center

TBC Facility Hours

7 Days a Week 5:30am – 8:00pm

Sculling Rentals

Monday – Friday 6:30am – 7:00pm

Saturday – Sunday 6:30am – 10:00am

Paddling Rentals

7 Days a Week 10:00am – 7:00pm

*All Boats Off the Water By 8:00pm

Tidal Basin

Pedal boat rentals open starting March 15, 2024.

Weekday rentals: 10 am to 6 pm, weekend rentals: 9 am to 6 pm

During Cherry Blossom season, no prepaid reservations. Walk-up rentals only.

Online reservations resume on Monday, April 15.

2024 Rates

Type of Boat​ Mon-Wed & Fri Price​ Sat/Sun & Holiday Price Thursday Price (Discount Day)
Single Kayak​ $21 $23 $16.10
SUP​ $21​ $23 $16.10
Double Kayak​ $31 $33 $23.10
Canoe​ $31 $33 $23.10
Rowboat​ $31 $33 $23.10
Hydro Bike $26 $28 $19.60
Pedalboat- TB $38 $40 $28
Single Scull​ $28 $28 $28 (no discount)
Double Scull​ $52 $52 $52 (no discount)
Daily Hand Launch $6 $6 $6