Paddle TC, Traverse City

4.9
#4 of 7 in Adventure in Traverse City
DOWNTOWN TRAVERSE CITY'S RENTALS

In the heart of Traverse City, on the shores of West Bay, Paddle TC sits, readying bikes, paddleboards and kayaks for your enjoyment. Paddle TC rents ‘people powered fun’ to encourage you to be outside, active and create lifelong memories as you enjoy the great expanse of Traverse City.

It’s hard to imagine a better way to immerse yourself in the life of a region than to explore hidden corners and appreciate the local nuances. You can enjoy the benefits and enormous satisfaction of traveling under your own power via Paddle TC.

Actively engaging with the outdoors is a healthy way to connect more authentically with the area….and it is fun! These are experiences, sights and sounds that you just can't reach from car or tour bus. We at Paddle TC want to “make it happen" for you.

Paddle TC’s comprehensive planning and support is aimed at one simple goal, bringing you the immediate, highly personal satisfaction of discovering Traverse City on your own terms.

Traverse City native and Paddle TC owner, Jeff, has a strong connection to the community and understanding of the summer season. He appreciates the sugar sand beaches and majestic sunsets. With many years of rental experience under his belt, he is committed to ensuring you will have a well thought out and fun-filled trip. Paddle TC’s clean well maintained rental equipment, local knowledge, upbeat and courteous customer service and overall love of the outdoors is a combination that leads to safe healthy fun.

An added bonus of renting with Paddle TC is the working connection with TC Watersports, Traverse City’s premier boat rental livery. TC Watersports rents motorized boats (pontoon, jet skis, ski boats, jet boats, deck boats, wakeboard boats and fishing boats) along with water trampolines and parasailing trips. Ask for information about Paddle TC & TC Watersports combination discounts! Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Paddle TC by using our Traverse City trip itinerary planner.
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  • I have to say this outfitter had the cleanest lifejackets of any outfitter I have ever used. And that’s a lot. So nice to have clean boats and equipment to use. They knew their route and explained it....  more »
  • I was so impressed by the customer-friendly and -sensitive approach of this company. As a newbie at water sports, I had initially asked to rent a paddleboard, but the staffer advised me against it...  more »
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  • We had so much fun kayaking and bike riding in Traverse City. Thanks to these guys we were able to get everything we needed. They were great at telling us where to go and what we should see. Not bad prices either and friendly staff- both always a plus.
  • I work there. Fun job. Gotta love being on the beach for work. Come down next spring and get your paddle on. Great price, Great experienxe.

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