Our Story…

Greater Madawaska Canoe Rentals & Shuttle Service has been the choice of White Water Canoe renters for over fifteen years. Our Down to earth, old fashioned customer service provides a worry free river run for your group, whether it be for a day, weekend, week or month. We are conveniently located at the Lower Madawaska River Take Out in Griffith. Our yard provides a safe and secure location for your vehicle at the take out in Griffith,  giving you peace of mind knowing that your vehicle(s) are waiting for you at the end! In addition to our Shuttle service where we’ll drive your group and equipment to your starting location of choice, we also offer the option of meeting you and your equipment at the put in, and shuttling your car to our yard so that it’s there for you when you get to the end.  Best of all, the parking at our location is FREE.

Greater Madawaska Canoe Rentals has a the equipment you need to get going. We stock Esquif, Evergreen and Trailhead canoes and all the gear you need. Paddles, Helmets, Life Jackets, Rain Barrels and Throw Ropes.

If you’re planning on arriving the night before and don’t know where to stay? No problem, we can help you out. We provide free rough camping in our yard to those renting or getting a shuttle.

If there is anything we can do to help make your trip a little extra special please just let us know and we’ll do our best to accommodate.

We look forward to meeting you!

Don, Marie and Morgan Adams

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(613) 333 2240


25775 Hwy 41
Griffith, Ontario K0J2R0



Mon: 7am - 10pm
Tues: 7am - 10pm
Wed: 7am - 10pm
Thurs: 7am - 10pm
Fri: 7am - 10pm
Sat: 7am - 10pm
Sun: 7am - 10pm

*Custom Hours Available



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