Kayak, SUP and Bicycle Rentals

The Port of Dubuque Marina has partnered with Fever River Outfitters to provide hourly kayak, stand-up paddle board (SUP) and bicycle rentals, introductory classes and guided kayak trips in the Port of Dubuque. Class registration and rental reservations should be made in advance by calling Fever River Outfitters at 815-776-9426. Bicycles can be rented in person at the Port of Dubuque Marina Store.

Hourly Bicycle Rentals

Rent a bicycle for a leisurely ride along Dubuque's Riverwalk and flood wall trail. If you are looking for a longer distance the Heritage Trail will take you all the way to Dyersville, Iowa.

  • Up to 2-hours: $14
  • Up to 4-hours: $16
  • Over 4-hours: $24
  • Tandem Bicycle: $24
Hourly Kayak and SUP Rentals

Kayaks and SUPs are available to rent during the most peaceful times of the day. Paddle inside the protected Ice Harbor at the Port of Dubuque Marina from June 1 - July 31.

  • 1-hour rental: $25
  • 2-hour rental: $40
Reserve in advance by calling Fever River Outfitters at 815-776-9425
Water Trail Group Kayak Trips


Join us for a 1.5 hour paddle in kayaks along Dubuque's Water Trail. Enjoy exceptional sightseeing as we paddle along the shoreline of the Mississippi River from the Port of Dubuque into the protected waters of Catfish Creek within the Mines of Spain Recreation Area. Make reservations several days in advance, as space is limited and a minimum number of persons must be registered within 48 hours of departure. Personal flotation devices, water sport equipment and a return trip by shuttle is provided. All levels of paddlers are welcome, age 13 and up.

This year features Mother's Day and Father's Day trips!
  • Sunday, May 14 (Mother's Day)
  • Sunday June 18 (Father's Day)
  • Sunday August 6
All trips leave at 11:45 a.m. and return by 1:45 p.m. Cost is $55 per person, or 4-person group for $133. Register through Fever River Outfitters by calling 815-776-9425.

Stand-up Paddle Board (SUP) 'n Yoga

Flow through Sun Salutations and other yoga postures while floating on the water! Begin with paddle boarding and move into easy yoga postures and Vinyasa style flow. All levels of yogis and paddlers are welcome. Personal flotation devices and water sport equipment will be provided, please bring a yoga mat, if needed. Five registered participants required for each class. Age 13 and up.

  • Thursday, June 8 & 22, July 6 & 20 from 5:30 - 7 p.m.
$55 per person, three sessions for $110. Register through Fever River Outfitters by calling 815-776-9425.

Intro to Stand-up Paddle Boarding (SUP)

Embark on one of the fastest growing water sports by learning the basic skills of stand-up paddle boarding in a 2-hour session in the calm water of the Port of Dubuque Marina. Balance and maneuvering, paddle strokes, as well as safety basics will be covered. Personal flotation devices and water sport equipment will be provided. Five registered participants required for each class. Age 10 and up.

  • Tuesday, June 6, June 20 & July 11 from 2 - 4 p.m.
$40 for adults / $30 for children age 17 and under. Groups of two adults plus one or more child qualify for 30% off child's rate. Register through Fever River Outfitters by calling 815-776-9425.

Intro to Kayaking

Learn the basic skills of kayaking in a 2-hour session at the Port of Dubuque Marina. Class includes basic paddling strokes, wet exits and self assisted rescues. Must be able to swim to take this class. Personal flotation devices and water sport equipment will be provided. Five registered participants required for each class. Age 10 and up.

  • Tuesday June 20 & July 11 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
$40 per person, register through Fever River Outfitters by calling 815-776-9425.

All classes and rentals meet at the Port of Dubuque Marina, 450 East 3rd St. Dubuque, IA, 52001. For directions call (563) 582-5524.
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