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. 


Our 2017 Hours

May 13 to September 24, 2017
Last rental leaves one hour before closing time.  May close early due to Full Moon Tour Events.
Tuesdays to Thursdays      1 to 7:30 pm
Fridays      1 to 8:30 pm
Saturdays & Sundays      11 am to 8:30 pm
Closed Mondays except
 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 high winds, direction of wind and rain!

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

Corporate Season Pass

~ Unlimited 2hr canoe/kayak/SUP rental
~ Individual and fully transferrable

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


Customer Appreciation

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

Call (780) 922-4324 or chat with Rental Shack staff for more details.


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