Rental Rates & Terms

Rental rates and terms & notices are shown below.

Paddle Boats

$10 per half hour per boat. Pedal boats seat two average size adults and two small children under 60 pounds each. Life preservers are included and required.

Stand Up Paddle Boards

$10 per half hour per person.

Kayak Rentals

Single and Double kayaks are available.  $10 per half hour per person (rent 2 singles or one double for $20/half hour).

Windsurf Rentals

$20 per hour.  Ask about California Windsurfing lessons and how you can become a preferred customer ($20 per day)

Terms & Notices

California PaddleBoats is a subsidiary of California Windsurfing whose terms & notices also apply.

  • Sorry, cash only!  No credit cards or checks.
  • A U.S. Coast Guard approved personal flotation device (Life Jacket) will be provided free of charge and must be worn at all times while on the water.  A warm wetsuit will also be provided if you like free of charge if you are worried about getting cold (not usually likely).
  • Use of protective footwear is suggested; non-skid/non-marking shoes such as water booties, aquasocks or Teva sandals work great! In case you get wet (unlikely on paddleboats) comfortable clothes, a towel, and/or a swim suit are also recommended.
  • Do not leave children unattended at the California Paddleboats/Windsurfing area at anytime.
  • California Windsurfing/Paddleboating is not responsible for any personal property left at the California Windsurfing/Paddleboating site or with California Paddleboats/Windsurfing  personnel.
  • A valid driver license or passport must be kept by rental personal during equipment usage period.
  • Users of kayaks and windsurfing equipment must know how to swim.
  • Renters of windsurfing equipment must be certified by a recognized windsurfing training school, association, authority, or have previous demonstrable windsurfing experience. A California Paddleboats/Windsurfing Instructor will determine if any non-certified renters experience qualifies them for equipment usage.
  • Minor’s parent or guardian must sign the rental form. Minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian on the water at all times.
  • No sharing of windsurfing equipment, stand up paddle boards, or kayaks is permitted.
  • Windsurfing, stand up paddle boarding and kayaking equipment is for the use of a single individual. Only the individual completing the rental form or the minor for whom the form was completed is authorized to use the equipment (not both).
  • All equipment usage is only for use in the Foster City Lagoon at Leo J. Ryan Park and may not be taken off site or to any other location at any time.
  • Use of any equipment, wetsuit, or life jacket is at the renters’ own risk.
  • All windsurfing lessons must be completed within the season which they began.
  • Weight, age, physical and mental impairments may affect the safe or proper usage and/or operation of equipment. A California Paddleboats/Windsurfing  facility attendant will determine if any student or users of equipment is considered eligible for the windsurfing training program, usage of windsurfing rental equipment or pedal boats and or kayaks.
  • California Paddleboats/Windsurfing reserves the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason.