• Choose your trip, time, and boat type.
  • Sign Participant Agreement.
  • Plan to be at Hocking Hills Canoe Livery 20-30 minutes prior to departure time.
  • Bring water and snacks in a personal, handheld cooler.
  • Dress for the weather and water conditions.
  • Arrive at Hocking Hills Canoe Livery and have a great time!
  • Bringing a group? (Groups consist of 14 or more people).



  • Basic instruction in canoeing, paddling and reading the river are available, in addition to the instructions found on our safety video.
  • Life vests should be worn at all times. Children under 12 are required to wear life vests at all times. A life vest can be a matter of life or death in an emergency situation, and we care about your safety.
  • We reserve the right not to rent watercraft to people who appear intoxicated.
  • All persons are required to read and sign the participant agreement.
  • Children must be three years of age to participate. Additional age restrictions may apply depending on water level and participant experience.