Location

We are located at Jacques-Cartier Park (160 rue Laurier, Gatineau, QC).

We are open on weekends from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm and on weekdays by appointment between 11:00 AM and 6:00 PM. Closed Tuesdays-Wednesdays
*Please note that hours may vary due to weather conditions.

343-988-7407
[email protected]

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Escape Rentals at Jacques-Cartier Park

Rental Equipment

Bike

Rates:
1 Hour $12
Each Additional Hour $7
Taxes included.

Description:
Marin Kentfield bike. Very versatile bike, excellent for a leisure ride, or something more adventurous.

Rental Includes:
Bike, lock, helmet, city map, and pannier bag.

Sizes: XS, S, M, L, XL

Single Kayak

Rates:
1 Hour 21$
Each Additional Hour 11$
Taxes included.

Description:
Inuvik (length 13’, width 28”) or NunuXL (length 10”, width 28”). Adjustable footstops, comfortable padded seat and one storage compartment.

Rental Includes:
Kayak, paddle, bailer, throw rope, whistle, and life jacket.

Tandem Kayak

Rates:
1 Hour $33
Each Additional Hour $12
Taxes included.

Description:
Nunavut kayak (length 16’, width 28”). This is a tandem (2-person) kayak. Spacious broad cockpit, adjustable footstops, two comfortable padded seats and one storage compartment.

Rental Includes:
A kayak, two paddles, bailing can, throw rope, whistle, and two life jackets.


Canoe

Rates:
1 Hour $30
Each Additional Hour $12
Taxes included.

Description:
Kawartha (length 16’, width 34”) is an excellent family canoe with a versatile design featuring a slightly rounded bottom, webbed ash seats, and no keel.

Rental Includes:
A canoe, two paddles, bailing can, throw rope, whistle, and two life jackets.

Stand Up Paddle Board

Rates:
1 Hour 18$
Each Additional Hour $11
Taxes included.

Description:
Inukshuk (length 10’8”, width 35”). Lightweight and wide for stability.

What’s Included:
A stand-up paddle board, paddle, whistle, and life jacket.

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How to Rent

Rentals are walk-in and on a first come first serve:

  1. Walk in on weekends or reserve at least one day in advance on weekdays.
  2. Show a piece of Government-issued ID and credit card to pay the deposit.
  3. Pick up your kayak, canoe, paddleboard or bike.
  4. Enjoy your ride!
  5. Pay when you get back.

For your safety, all of our equipment is treated with disinfectants between each rental.

Map, address, email and phone number for Escape Bicycle Tours and Rentals on Sparks St. Ottawa
We are located at Jacques-Cartier Park (160 rue Laurier, Gatineau, QC).

We are open weekends between 11:00 AM and 6:00 PM and on weekdays by appointment between 11:00 AM and 6:00 PM. *Please note that hours may vary due to weather conditions.

343-988-7407
[email protected]

About Us

This summer, explore Gatineau-Ottawa on kayak, Canoe, stand up paddleboard or bike with Escape Rentals’ NEW location at Jacques Cartier Park.

Paddle down the Ottawa River past Gatineau-Ottawa’s most beautiful landmarks on a kayak, canoe or stand-up paddleboard.

Or get on a bike and pedal through the city’s cool neighborhoods and landmarks. Enjoy some of the national region’s 800 km of bike paths.

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