About Us

We are Minnesota’s premier education based paddle sports lesson and tour company.

We take great pleasure in knowing that we have one of the most experienced teams in the kayak and paddle board industry. We offer excellent customer service and extensive knowledge of our local lakes and rivers. The Minnesota Kayak Company is family owned and operated who love to work hard and play hard.

Andrew Waters


Andrew Waters has 20+ years of kayaking experience throughout the world. Having been blessed to kayak in the Andes, Sierras, Rockies, and the Appalachia, he could not be happier to be back home on Minnesota’s great waterways! Andrew is an ACA white water instructor, along with wilderness first responder certified. You are in good hands with Minnesota Kayak Company!

“Floating down the river has always been and will always be the greatest way to explore your local area.” – Andrew

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Kayak Rentals

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