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Summersville  Lake
"The Little Bahamas of the East!"

Summersville, West Virginia

G.P.S. Coordinates:   N 38o 11'57.2"      W 080o51'38.0"

 Season:    May thru September 
    Business Hours:    Monday -Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm       Friday - Sunday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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    If you are an expert or novice with a kayak or paddleboard or if you would like to try it out for the first time,  "Sarge's Dive Shop" now rents sit-on-top kayaks and paddleboards.  Come and explore for yourself the hypnotic beauty of Summersville Lake for yourself.  Discover why Summersville Lake is called "The Little Bahamas of the East" by Skin Diver Magazine.  If you would like to have a professional guide to take you on a lake expedition, call us and we will make the necessary arrangements.

Our sit-on-top kayaks and our paddleboards are easy to use and very safe.  If you have never used a kayak or paddleboard, you will find yourself kayaking and paddleboarding in a matter of minutes.  Our sea kayaks are extremely sturdy and stable.  We have one and two person kayaks.  Each kayak has storage so you can take along a lunch or some fishing tackle.  We also have paddleboards.  Our stand up paddleboards are easy and fun to ride.


    Kayaking and paddleboarding are fun activities for the whole family.  Rent several and explore Summersville Lake.  Stop and swim along its beautiful cliff and rock formations.  Lay out in the sun and relax.  Hourly, half-day and whole-day rentals are available. 


Kayak & Paddleboard Rental Rates

  Hourly  Halfday 

(4 Hrs.)


(8 Hrs.)

Solo Kayak $20 $75 $100
Tandem Kayak $25 $80 $110
Paddleboard $20 $75 $100

Prices Do Not Include the West Virginia 6% Sales Tax.

Please Note:
  You  must be 21 or older to rent a kayak or paddleboard and you must have a valid driver's license and a major credit card with you.  We do not accept American Express.  You have to be 12 or older to use a kayak or paddle board with adult supervision.



Call 304-872-1782



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