Living in a coastal community, there are no shortage of ways to get out and enjoy the ocean in the summer months. Many people think you have to own a boat to truly enjoy exploring the area on the water, but in reality it is very easy to rent a kayak or paddleboard for a few hours to have a similar experience. The adde bonus is you often can explore areas that boats can't reach, and you get some exercise!
We have compiled a list of local businesses that rent water sports equipment so you can get out and enjoy the beauty of being on the water on the South Shore.
This rental complany offers single and tandem kayaks as well as paddleboards by the hour with no reservations necessary - just drive up and go!
48 George Washington Blvd, Hull
This business is known for it's popular kids surf camps, but they also rent paddleboards, surfboards and bikes (beach cruisers and electric)!
You can rent equipment by the hour or take individual or group lessons. They also rent wet suits. You can book and pay on their website.
99 Hull Shore Drive, Hull
This business in Marshfield offers a surf shop as well as single and tandem kayaks and paddleboard rentals, 7 days a week. There is a 2 hour minimum and reservations can be made online. Check their wensite for the best times and conditions to paddle or kayak.
1248 Ferry Street, Marshfield
This comnpany offers kayak rentals by the hour or by the day and reservations are available online. Multiple pickup locations are available including Webb Park, Weymouth.
We hope this post inspires you to get out and explore the coast line of the beautiful South Shore this summer!