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Since 1962, making your canoeing or kayaking experience an exciting and entertaining adventure. Only the finest names in white water equipment are used and our convenient shuttle service eliminates any transportation concerns. There are 21 trips to...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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13869 E US Highway 2, Brule, WI 54820-9093
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+1 715-372-4983
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

The staff at BRCR are really knowledgeable about the river and keep their equipment in good shape. They're a little more expensive, but the service and safety are so worth it. We're repeat customers and will definitely come again

Thank fbbennett
Reviewed August 29, 2018

I went with a group of 16 people, including many beginners. The rental people were very friendly and supplied quality equipment and service. However, they didn’t warn us as much as I would have liked about the strong currents and difficult rapids, other than to...More

Thank marciamn
Reviewed July 3, 2018

We have been canoeing here for 35 years, first as youths on retreats, then as counselors and with our kids, and most recently as a couple on an anniversary trip. The river provides a beautiful and fun trip. The staff is always friendly. The current...More

Thank B H
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

I found the staff here to be very, very friendly. They listened to my questions, showed me videos, told me about the history of the town & river and really brought me into the experience of kayaking. The equipment was not new, but it didn't...More

Thank jefferylmon
Reviewed June 16, 2018

Four family rented kayaks 5/28 for a 2 hour trip and had a great time. We have rented several times over the years while on vacation and they have always been very professional and the equipment was in very good condition. The person who helped...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

The staff is friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. The store has lots of clothing items, and some necessities for a successful trip down the river. The river is absolutely gorgeous. Full of fun, wildlife and scenery. The historic cabins and boathouses are a must see. There...More

Thank nategreat
BruleRiverCanoeKayak, Manager at Brule River Canoe Rental, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2017

Thank you for the nice review! We welcome everyone to see this wonderful river that is a hidden gem of Nothern Wisconsin. Enjoy the wonderful fall season and cheers.

Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

We went on a 2 hour paddle with 3 couples on a Saturday. The company delivered us up river and were so helpful and professional. The river was gorgeous and ever changing. It was a perfect mix of calm and rippling rapids for unexperienced paddlers....More

Thank smdbre
BruleRiverCanoeKayak, Manager at Brule River Canoe Rental, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2017

Great to hear you had such a nice trip down the river! If you are interested in going down the D2 trip(Class III), you can get a discount from your review that you posted! Take 20% off your canoe or kayak! Have a wonderful fall!

Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Trip was great. A little challenging for those less experienced but still lots of fun. Little bit of blood lot of bruises some water log food but again overall a great trip. Took a little longer than planned but still a great trip. Other Adventures...More

Thank stcbalke
Brule C, General Manager at Brule River Canoe Rental, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2017

Great to hear the review of your trip. Some sections of the river can, in fact, can be challenging for inexperienced paddlers. All of our canoe/kayak trips are true wilderness trips, not assisted by a guide, so we emphasize caution. Through the years we have...More

Reviewed July 8, 2017

This is a beautiful river to canoe. You can choose from short or even overnight excursions. The Canoe Rental is helpful as they've been doing this for many years. Enjoy a beautiful canoe trip for a short run or even go all the way to...More

Thank Susan V
BruleRiverCanoeKayak, Manager at Brule River Canoe Rental, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2017

Thanks for the very nice review. We all work very hard to give our customers a nice experience. Cheers!

Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I did the 16 mile trip in a kayak down the Brule River. The company is wonderful. We made the reservation the day before which was a breeze to arrange. I notified them the day of we would be a half hour...More

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BruleRiverCanoeKayak, General Manager at Brule River Canoe Rental, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2017

Thanks for your kind review. We understand that our customers are on vacation much of the time they rent from us and try to put ourselves in their shoes. We feel fortunate to be on the bois Brule river still renting to happy individuals and...More

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