Stand Up Paddleboard Rentals

If you want transportation to and from the river along with the watercraft and equipment, please see our Self-Guided Adventures page, but if you're just looking to rent a paddleboard to take to a lake for a day or a weekend, or to join friends on a private river outing, we've got you covered.

Overview

  • All SUP rentals include 1 SUP Paddle, 1 adult PFD's, and up to 1 youth, child, or infant PFD's (if needed) at no additional charge.

  • Extra Paddles, PFD's, or other gear are available for an additional fee.

  • Straps and foam pads are also available to allow car-topping with virtually any vehicle at no additional charge (We recommend that you call to discuss the vehicle you're using with us before booking)

  • We won't charge you for a partial day - if you pick up a canoe after 5:00 PM on Friday, and return it before 9:00 AM Monday morning, we'll treat it as a 2-day rental.

  • A fully refundable cleaning deposit of $25.00 applies to all rentals

  • Quiet Waters Paddling Adventures stand-up paddleboards can be used on all lakes in NM, as well as rivers up to Class II+. We do not rent paddlecraft for use on Class III+ whitewater or above.

  • Alcohol use is expressly prohibited.

  • Please see the Waiver, Terms and Policies page to download our waiver and rental agreement. (Required for all rentals).

  • Scroll down for details on our fleet.

Reservations

Reservations are required for all rentals. Bookings of up to three days can be made online.

Book Online with Coupon Code SPRING15 to save 15% on all Adventures and Rentals! (Valid through April 16 for online booking only).

For rentals longer than 3 days, please call us at 505-771-1234 (Landlines outside of the ABQ metro area, call toll free: (877) 45-FLOAT [(877) 453-5628])

Our Paddleboards

As dedicated paddlers ourselves, we have invested considerable time and effort in selecting our fleet of SUP's.  We utilize a very high-quality assortment of craft from among only the most reputable manufacturers, and are proud to say that we don’t offer a single paddleboard to our customers that we aren’t thrilled to paddle ourselves.

NRS Stand Up Paddleboards

NRS inflatable paddleboards incorporate a proprietary drop stitch technology that allows inflation pressures to a rock hard 15 psi, providing performance on par with rigid composite paddleboards. All NRS paddleboard rentals include the backpack and pump, as well as the appropriate fin set up for your destination, and offer unrivaled portability and security, regardless of your vehicle.

NRS Earl Series - 10' 6" x 30" - An excellent choice for both lake and Class I/II river paddling, the Earl is the most versatile of the NRS SUP line.

NRS Earl 6 (Ideal Paddler Weight above 180 lbs.)

NRS Earl 4 (Ideal Paddler Weight below 180 lbs.)

NRS Imperial Series  - 10' 6" x 32" - The Imperial's additional width and rounded nose trades a little flat water speed in exchange for extra stability. Yoga routines, anyone?

NRS Imperial 4 (Ideal Paddler Weight below 190 lbs.)

NRS Czar/Tyrant Series - 9' 6" x 34" - NRS's exceptional River and Surf Series excels at surfing river waves and is a top choice for accomplished paddlers and those interested in exploring more challenging rivers. Shorter and wider, with significant rocker in the bow, the Czar and Tyrant are the most maneuverable of the NRS line.

NRS Czar 6 (Ideal Paddler Weight above 180 lbs.)

NRS Tyrant 4 (Ideal Paddler Weight below 180 lbs.)

All NRS Inflatable Paddleboards: : $54.00 for the first day$40.00 for each additional day

CBC Paddleboards

An excellent entry level SUP, California Board Company's 10SIX features an exceptionally lightweight EPS foamcore (27 lb.!) , while the rounded nose and length of 10' 6” provides responsiveness, maneuverability and surprising stability - a great SUP that performs well on both lakes and rivers. (Ideal Paddler Weight below 175 lbs.).

California Board Company's “10SIX” SUP $44.00 for the first day$30.00 for each additional day.

 

All the Details:

  • Rates include 1 SUP Paddle,  1 adult PFD, up to 1 youth, child, or infant PFD (if needed), and all required outfitting. 

  • Extra Paddles, PFD's, or other gear are available for an additional fee.

  • We won't charge you for a partial day - if you pick up a canoe after 4:00 PM on Friday, and return it by 9:00 AM Monday morning, we'll treat it as a 2-day rental.

  • Alcohol use is expressly prohibited.

  • Please see the Waiver, Terms and Policies page to download our waiver and rental agreement. (Required for all rentals).