Hayward Outfitters

Hayward Outfitters, located in Hayward Wisconsin is a Paddle Sports and Sailing Outfitter. Hayward Outfitters is located right on Hayward Lake, part of the Namekagon River. Come explore our National Park. The Namekagon River is part of the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway, a National Park, managed by the National Park Service as a Paddling River. It is Beautiful! Hayward Outfitters is an authorized Outfitter for the National Park Service. We offer 7 different trips on the Namekagon River that range from 2-4 hours. Overnight trips are also available; however we do not rent camping gear. Hayward Outfitters offers canoes and kayaks for the river trips. Hayward Outfitters rents canoes, kayaks, stand up paddle boards, Hobie Cat Sail Boats, pedal boats, water trampolines and water mats for those who come to enjoy our lakes area. Got your own gear? Hayward Outfitters provides shuttle service and repairs. There are a lot of resorts and cabins for rent in the area. Hayward Outfitters will deliver to your resort, Lake Home or cabin. Jim and Jane are also ACA certified paddling instructors. Come and take an intro to Stand Up Paddle Boarding class with Jane and learn about the newest paddle sport, SUP. If you come for a visit and forgot something, Hayward Outfitters is also a retail store for Paddle Sports and Sailing. Hayward Outfitters sells canoes, kayaks, stand up paddle boards, Hobie Cat sail boats, pedal boats, mini pontoon boats, related gear and repairs. Hayward Outfitters sells more Wenonah Canoes than anyone in the Midwest; we are the Wenonah Canoe and Current Designs Factory Outlet Store. If you are looking for a new canoe or kayak, we have the best prices and the best selection. Check out our website.

Hours of Operation

In-Season April 15-September 15, Everyday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Check our website for off season hours


Intersection of County Road B and State Hwy 27 South. Located next to the National Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame.


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Canoeing & Kayaking Services Available

  • Rentals
  • Shuttle
  • Outfitter