We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Support this operator:Times are tough for the travel community right now. To show your support, consider leaving a review or posting photos of tours and experiences you have taken. Your support will go a long way in helping tour operators worldwide get back on their feet down the road

BentRiver Outfitter

Mankato, MN, USA
More
About BentRiver Outfitter
Kayak, SUP, canoe and snowshoe rental shop, locally owned and operated at 530 N. Riverfront Drive in Mankato, MN. Bent River Outfitter specializes in: guided tours and rentals via water or snow, corporate outings and community events.
Travelers talk about
31Reviews0Q&A
Traveler rating
  • 28
  • 3
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Selected filters
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
Nee Nee wrote a review Jul 2019
1 contribution
We called on the 4th of July and Adam answered and said they did not have shuttle service that day. I told him we only had one car, and he told us to drive down (we are from Minneapolis) and he would figure it out. He was there when we arrived and he and his son helped us get
Read more
Date of experience: July 2019
Helpful
Share
MDeLong wrote a review Jun 2019
7 contributions
Party of 6, got to spend father's day weekend with wife & 4 of our favorite 20-somethings (daughter & boyfriend, and son & girlfriend). Great paddle from Rapidan Dam to Hwy 90 on a beautiful Saturday (with a couple sprinkles). Big thanks to Belle for the heads up about the
Read more
Date of experience: June 2019
Helpful
Share
Jc I wrote a review Aug 2018
New Prague, Minnesota5 contributions
This outfitter is amazing and understanding, and I'll tell you why. We put in at Riverside Park in Mankato and headed North. For some reason, maybe due to the great time on the Minnesota River, we went right past the pick up point at 7 Mile Park. About the time we landed in St.
Read more
Date of experience: August 2018
Helpful
Share
Dan K wrote a review May 2018
1 contribution
BentRiver, and specifically our guide Dan, was amazing. This was my first time kayaking and Dan provided a wealth of knowledge. His passion for the sport is obvious and can make anyone feel like a pro. The gear was all high quality and the expertise you have access to via the
Read more
Date of experience: May 2018
Helpful
Share
Melissa H wrote a review May 2018
Mankato, Minnesota96 contributions7 helpful votes
Went kayaking for the first time on Saturday and had a blast! All the staff are super friendly and fun! Will definitely be back to try SUP! Kate was an awesome guide (and photographer ;-) ) and got me through the rapids with no probs, also took me to some awesome waterfalls!
Read more
Date of experience: May 2018
Helpful
Share
Response from Bent River O, Manager at BentRiver Outfitter
Responded May 28, 2018
Thanks so much for coming to Bent River Outfitter, so glad you got to enjoy the beautiful scenery and get out on the water with us! We hope to see you back on a stand up paddle board! Come try it on Thursday nights 6-8pm out at Westwood Marina and bring a friend! See you soon!
Read more
Previous