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Outfitters in Pennsylvania, New Jersey
and Delaware, South of Allentown

Bayville, NJ
Cedar Creek Canoe Rental 
Chatsworth, NJ
Mick's Canoe Rental 
Egg Harbor, NJ
Bel Haven Canoes 
Frenchtown, NJ
Delaware River Tubing
Point Pleasant, PA
Point Pleasant Canoe & Tube 
Talleyville, DE 
Wilderness Canoe Trips
Vincentown, NJ 
Adams Canoe Rental 
West Chester, PA 
Northbrook Canoe
Rates are approximate and, with other details, may be subject to change. Most rates shown are for either canoe (min. of 2 people) or raft (min. of 4 people). Kayaks and other craft may be priced differently. Call the outfitter for current information.
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Cedar Creek Canoe Rental
1052 Route 9
Bayville, NJ 08721
(732) 269-1413

Cedar Creek runs a complete camping/canoeing facility, with trailer hookups, stores, and other conveniences. Canoeing and kayaking are done on Cedar Creek, a Pine Barrens waterway designated Wild and Scenic by the State of New Jersey. Longer trips enter Double Trouble State Park and present a bit more of a challenge to boaters.

Rates run from about $50.00 to $55.00 per canoe (2 people), depending on the model you choose and when you go (weekdays or weekends/holidays). Kayaks cost about $40.00 for a 1-person to about $55.00 for a 2-person boat. Good canoeing/camping packages. About an hour east of Philadelphia, 1½ hours south of New York.

Mick's Canoe Rental
3107 Rt. 563
Chatsworth, NJ 08019
1(800) 281-1380 (New Jersey) • (609) 726-1380

Mick's offers canoe trips on the Wading, Oswego, and Batsto Rivers in beautiful Wharton State Forest. Trip length varies from 2 to 10 hours, and paddlers can choose from one of several departure points.

Rates range from $48.00 each for 1 - 4 canoes to $42.00 each for 5 - 9 canoes, with further discounts offered on a sliding scale basis. Kayaks start at $37.00 for 1 - 4. 30 - 60 minutes east of Philadelphia, 2 hours south of New York.

Bel Haven Canoes
RD 2, Box 107
Egg Harbor, NJ 08215
1(800) 445-0953 • (609) 965-2205

Bel Haven rents canoes for use on several rivers: Wading River, Oswego, Batsto, and Mullica -- all calm rivers for a peaceful, relaxing trip through beautiful surroundings. Rates vary according to which river you use and run from $48.00 to $56.00 per canoe for 1 - 4 canoes. Sliding scale discounts apply when more boats are rented. Kayaks cost $37.00 - $42.00.

Less than an hour east of Philadelphia, 1½ -2 hours south of New York.

Delaware River Tubing
2998 Daniel Bray Highway
Frenchtown, NJ 08825
Mailing: 102 Kingsclere Drive
Southampton, PA 18966
(908) 996-5386

Enjoy a lazy scenic tubing or rafting float on the river including an exclusive BBQ meal by the famous "River Hot Dog Man" midway next to a beautiful private island, with picnic tables in the water. View the wildlife just a few miles from George Washington's Historic Crossing. Reasonable all-inclusive pricing. "Spend a day, Not a fortune." Rates for individuals start at $10.95 and are only $16.95 (weekdays), including the meal. Steep discounts for groups that reserve well in advance.

Point Pleasant Canoe & Tube
2 Walters Lane
Point Pleasant, PA 18950
(215) 297-5000

Point Pleasant (aka Bucks County River Country) offers 2 or 4-hour raft and canoe trips on the calmer waters of the Delaware, or more adventurous trips on Tohickon Creek. Multi-day family trips with camping, fishing, and other activities are available. Rates begin at about $18.00 per adult for a tube rental and $62.00 for a 2-hour canoe rental.

Wilderness Canoe Trips
Box 7125
2111 Concord Pike
Talleyville, Wilmington, DE 19803
(302) 654-2227

Canoeing is a wonderful way to explore the Brandywine River, a serene waterway known for beautiful scenery. Wilderness Canoe, in business more than 25 years, plans and conducts healthy, relaxing and fun trips in both canoes and tubes. During the summer a special "after work" canoeing program is available. Bicycle excursions are also available.

Rates per canoe (2 people) range from $52.00 for a 2-hour trip to $62.00 for a 4-hour trip. Group discounts are available. Tubes cost from $17.00 for individuals. All trips travel south on the Brandywine. Less than an hour south of Philadelphia, 2½ hours south of New York.

Adams Canoe Rental
1005 Atsion Road
Vincentown, NJ 08088
(609) 268-0189

Operating on the calm waters of the Mullica and Batsto Rivers and Atsion Lake in Wharton State Forest, this family business offers 3- to 7-hour trips plus overnighters. It's a fun way to tour New Jersey's beautiful Pine Barrens. Bring a picnic lunch for eating on the rivers' small sand beaches. Costs are about $75.00 for 1 canoe, with a sliding scale down to about $40.00 each for 1 - 10 canoes. Kayaks run from $45 - $30.00. 30 - 60 minutes southeast of Philadelphia, 90 - 120 minutes south of New York. 

Northbrook Canoe
1810 Beagle Road --  Northbrook
West Chester, PA 19382
1(800) 898-2279 • (610) 793-2279

Northbrook offers a variety of exciting trips that either begin or end at their location on the picturesque Brandywine River. Basic canoe rates range from $35.00 for a 1-hour trip to $75.00 for 6½ hours (2 people per canoe). On non-holiday weekdays subtract $5.00. Group rates same. Tube and Splash (a small, kayak-like boat) trips are also available. As the name implies, a Splash will get you wet!

Northbrook has a beautiful picnic area and offers Group packages combining canoeing and picnicking. 30 - 60 minutes west of Philadelphia, 2½ - 3 hours southwest of New York. 

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