Best places for kayaking & canoeing near our apartments in West Chester

For residents of our West Chester apartments who are looking for a little adventure, you’ll love the fact that there are so many great places to kayak and canoe nearby. Whether you own your own or you need to rent, there are lots of spots to help you get all the gear you need for a fun-filled day on the water. Fun for all ages, you’ll absolutely have a blast exploring all of the waterways close by – here are some of the best places for kayaking and canoeing near McCauly Crossing.


Loveland Canoe and Kayak

Just over 15 minutes from our apartments in West Chester is Loveland Canoe and Kayak. Creating a family-friendly environment, Loveland encourages the exploration and appreciation of the Little Miami River through outdoor adventures. Choose to kayak solo, in tandem, with friends, or in a team, the professional staff will help guide you through some of the area’s most beautiful natural landscapes. View rental prices, book a trip, and learn more on the Loveland Canoe and Kayak website.


River Dogs Paddlesports

Another great business that knows all about kayaks and how to have fun on the river is River Dogs Paddlesports. Helping you enjoy the scenic Little Miami River, they will provide all of the equipment such as kayak, paddles, and PFD, as well as transportation to the launch area. You’ll take in gorgeous views as well as get a glimpse of the local wildlife along your paddling journey. View packages and book your trip on the River Dogs Paddlesports website.


Scenic River Canoe Excursions

Head just over 20 minutes from our West Chester apartments and you’ll reach Scenic River Canoe Excursions. Bring your own canoe or rent one on-site before choosing between different excursions down the majestic river. There are 6 and 8.5-mile trip options and each one has different age requirements and time lengths. Learn more and book an excursion on the Scenic River Canoe Excursions website.


Little Miami Canoe Rental

Family-owned and operated, Little Miami Canoe Rental is here for all of your kayaking, canoeing, rafting, and tubing needs. Offering two scenic locations, this business wants to help river lovers of all skill levels have their best day on the water. They also offer guided tours up to 10 miles. View all of their tours, rentals, and more on the Little Miami Canoe Rental website.


Tippecanoe and Kayaks Too

Yet another fantastic option for rentals and guided trips is Tippecanoe and Kayaks Too. “We provide a paddling experience focused on connecting you to the natural beauty and diversity of one of the most historically significant rivers in Southwestern Ohio – The Great Miami River,” is what they boast on their website and they offer an 8-mile tour to help guide you. Learn more and book your trip or rental on the Tippecanoe and Kayaks Too website.


With such close access to the river when you live at our West Chester apartments, it’s only natural that you’d want to take advantage of all the kayaking and canoeing nearby. Stop by McCauly Crossing to tour our gorgeous property today.

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