Elk Island National Park:

Your paddling destination. Paddle with the Bison!


Just 35 km east on the Yellowhead, Hwy 16, is Edmonton's National Park. Elk Island is the home to free roaming plains and woods bison, moose, deer and elk.

It's a great place to explore both on the land and on the water. Haskin Canoe offers canoe, kayak and SUP rentals (north end of beach area) for your exploring pleasure at Astotin Lake.

Mid week & evening group and corporate bookings are available. 

FULL MOON TOURS also available. 


2017 Hours

(last one hour rental leaves one hour prior to closing) 

June 14th to September 4th

Tuesday - Thursday, 1 to 7:30 pm

Friday, 1 to 8:30 pm

Saturday & Sunday, 11 am to 8:30 pm

Closed Mondays except Stat. Holidays, 11 am to 7:30 pm

September 5 - 8 Closed

September 9 to 24

Saturday & Sunday, 11 am to 7:30 pm

Midweek group bookings available

 Stat Holidays: 1 to 7:30 pm
May, 22nd
July 3rd
August 7th
September 4th

Please note: we are open as weather permits.  

Closed for rain and high winds.

Private group rentals maybe arranged during off hours.
Craft Availability:  Rentals are based on a first come, first serve.


Canoes & Tandem Kayaks

$25 for first hour
$10 for each additional hour

Single Kayaks & SUP Boards

$15 for first hour
$10 for each additional hour

(single rates can not be combined with special discounted offers)

XL SUP Board, aka: "The Party Board" (up to 8 people)

$60 for first hour

$40 for each additional hour

Reservations Recommended

*sorry there is no daily rate due to high demand



Our life jackets range in size from baby to adjustable adult sizes.

Corporate Season Pass

~ Unlimited 2hr canoe/kayak/SUP rental
A personalized corporate pass will be provided upon purchase. Pass must be presented at time of rental.
$599 plus GST
Call (780)-922-4324 for more details


"Individual" Season Pass

2hr free canoe/kayak/SUP rental per day, non transferable.
1 guest welcome (free) in canoe or tandem kayak with Pass Holder. Guest must sign waiver.
$299 plus GST
Call (780)-922-4324 for more details


Customer Appreciation

Returning customers will receive a free rental every 5th visit.

Based on daily visits at full price.


*Craft Availability: Rentals are based on first come, first serve.
Prices do not include GST