Rental Information

General Information

When you arrive, just park your car and grab the gear. Register for trips inside the store, then head out to the picnic tables. In a few minutes a bus will arrive loaded with equipment for your trip. Hop aboard as we take a short ride through the forest to your starting point. Have a safe trip. We'll already be there at your destination to pick you up and return to Micks.

  • Daily rates are per boat.
  • Rental includes canoe or kayak, life vests, paddles and transportation to and from the river.
  • No trips scheduled after 1:30 p.m. All boats must be on the beach by or before 4:30 p.m. daily.
  • Children under 10 years old are free. No children under 5 years old permitted.
  • Outdoor Shower and Changing Rooms for women and men available.
  • Pets are welcome on day trips but must be on a leash. Proof of Rabies Vaccination required by the State of New Jersey.
  • Parking at our facility is at your own risk. We are not responsible for vehicles or valuables left inside vehicles.
  • Livery service not available for those with rafts, tubes or inflatable floatation devices.

Trip Information

We encourage our canoers and kayakers to relax and enjoy the gentle rivers and beauty of the forest. You can add extra time for swimming and picnicking to any trip. However, all boats must be on the beach by 4:30 p.m. Plan accordingly to make the most of your day. Please schedule yourself enough time. Your choice of trail is determined by how early you check-in at the store.

  • 5 hour trips can arrive between store opening and no later than 10:30 a.m.
  • 4 hour trips can arrive between store opening and no later than 11:30 a.m.
  • 3 hour trips can arrive between store opening and no later than 12:30 p.m.
  • 2 hour trips can arrive between store opening and no later than 1:30 p.m.

Safety Information

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The State of New Jersey Does Not Allow Alcoholic Beverages on the Rivers

  • Life vests are included with rentals and provided to each participant.
  • Everyone is required to wear a life vest when on the water.
  • There is a limit of 3 adults to each canoe or 2 adults and 2 small children to each canoe. Weight Limit: 690 pounds.
  • One person per seat in kayaks.
  • We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone who appears to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
  • We cannot provide rental or livery services anytime unsafe conditions exist on the rivers, forests or roads.

Overnight Camping Discount

Rent canoes and kayaks for two or more consecutive days and receive a discount. Call or stop by the store for more details.

Release Form for Participants

Everyone can speed up their registration by filling out our Participant Release of Liability in advance. Each participant must sign. Children under 18 years old are required to have permission of their parent or legal guardian.

Participant Release of Liability and Assumption of Risk Agreement

Customer Service

If you have special needs or concerns about your trip, we ask that you tell us. We sincerely want everyone to finish their trip with a smile. Micks is a family owned business and takes great pride in what we do. Customer service. Period.

Boat Information

Occupancy: 1 to 3 Persons
Weight Limit: 690 pounds
Front Seat Width: 29 inches
Rear Seat Width: 20 inches
Canoe Length: 15 feet
Canoe Weight: 78 pounds

Occupancy: 1 Person
Weight Limit: 275 pounds
Cockpit Length: 51 inches
Cockpit Width: 23 inches
Kayak Length: 10 feet
Kayak Weight: 38 pounds

Double Kayak
Occupancy: 2 Persons
Weight Limit: 650 pounds
Cockpit Length: 86 inches
Cockpit Width: 24 inches
Kayak Length: 14 feet
Kayak Weight: 65 pounds

Notice of Responsibility

Please operate your canoe or kayak in a safe manner. You are responsible for all rented equipment and will be charged for damage or loss of the equipment as follows:

Seat Cushion: $15.00
Life Vest: $20.00
Canoe Paddle: $20.00
Kayak Paddle: $20.00
Kayak: $455.00
Double Kayak: $990.00
Canoe: $1,000.00

Micks Pine Barrens
Canoe and Kayak Rental

3107 Route 563
Chatsworth, NJ 08019
Telephone: 609.726.1380
Fax: 609.726.0717

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