Windsurfing Lessons, SUP, Kayaking, Catamaran Sailing, and Jet Ski Rentals
Hood River WaterPlay is the Gorge’s premier water sports centre in the beautiful Columbia River Gorge right in the heart of the National Scenic Area in the small and friendly community of Hood River, Oregon.
Once you’ve mastered the basics, it’s time to practice. Or if you’re from out of town and just need some gear, give us a call. We’ll help you get matched up with gear that fits your skill level and the current weather conditions.
Sailworks Retro Ripper
And we’ll get you set up with wetsuit, harness, and booties. Just get yourself to Hood River, give us a call, and we’ll take care of the rest.
Get WaterPlay wet anyway with our SUP’s (Stand Up Paddleboards) available at our Event Site location. We’re open 7 days per week to serve you throughout the summer. Simply call us at 1-800-963-SURF or local at 1-541-FUN-WIND (386-9463) and we’ll set you up for maximum fun!
Stand Up Paddleboarding is the new, hot sport that’s taking the watersports industry by storm. There’s no better way to enjoy the Columbia River and get in great shape. It’s so easy, anyone can do it.
For real excitement, rent our Yamaha VX 110 4-stroke Waverunners. These are the only Jet Skis available for rent in the Columbia Gorge. These Waverunners are powerful and safe.
Basic safety orientation is provided. Considering adding this to your vacation adventure. Windsurf one day, SUP another, kayak the next day, and then really explore the river by renting Jet Skis. You can really cover some ground fast.
Four-stroke,110-horsepower Yamaha Marine Engine
Progressive, Stepper Draft V-Hull with Integrated Bow Spray Guard
Cruise along the Columbia River in ultra-stable sit-on-top kayaks. Our kayaks have a capacity of two people, and we have plenty of kayaks, so you’re guaranteed to have fun for the whole family. The Columbia River has countless nooks and crannies to explore.
Hood River WaterPlay offers an introduction to recreational kayaking when the waters are flat. (No, or very little wind) Call us to register, class size is limited due to the small student to instructor ratio.Sign Up
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Windsurfing Lessons, Windsurfing Rentals, SUP, Kayaking, Catamaran Sailing, and Jet Ski Rentals, Stand Up Paddleboarding--Your Complete Watersport Center.