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Explore the famous Grand River in Northeast Ohio

“We've been a family owned and operated business since 1966, dedicated to providing you with a safe and enjoyable river experience along the scenic Grand River in northeast Ohio.”

Grand River Canoe & Kayak Trips and Rates

Grand River Kayak & Canoe Rentals has trips ranging from one hour to one week to meet everyone’s abilities and needs.



3825 Fobes Rd. Rock Creek, OH 44084
From Route 90: Take Exit #223 (Route 45). Take Route 45 South for about six miles. Turn right down Fobes Road, (gravel road). Go two miles to Grand River Canoe Livery. Driveway on right. Turn right and prepare to have fun!

From Route 80 East: Take Route 11 North to Route 6. Go West on Route 6, (left). Stay on Route 6 until you reach Route 45 in Rome. Turn right on 45 North. Go through the town of Rock Creek. After passing Camp Beaumont, (on left), the second road on the left is Fobes. Turn left on Fobes Road, (gravel road). Go two miles to Grand River Canoe Livery. Driveway on right. Turn on in and have a blast!

Attn. GPS users: If traveling from the West, your GPS might send you over a bridge that isn't there anymore. You have to enter Fobes Rd. from Route 45, not from Mechanicsville Rd.


“Kayak & Canoe Challenger” Program

The “Kayak & Canoe Challenger” Program is a system created and developed by Bob Bellas to teach people to be efficient in the art of kayaking or canoeing, and to be confident to handle any situation they may be confronted with while enjoying the sport, in the shortest period of time reasonable.

Youth Groups/Special Trips

Special Trips includes; Trip through Bigfoot Country, Kayak & Canoe and Meal Deal, Native American Tipi.

Tell us about your youth group and we'll help you plan an exciting, adventure packed program.