Abreu-Grogan Boat House

Located in Abreu-Grogan Park, the Boat House is open Saturdays Memorial Day Weekend through the end of October and allows water sports enthusiasts to rent a canoe, stand-up paddle board, or kayak for the day or the weekend. On-site rentals require exact cash payment.

October rentals may be scheduled by appointment only. Please call ahead to make reservations.

New hours will be implemented for the 2020 kayaking season.

Credit card payments as well as cash and money orders are accepted in advance for daily and weekend rentals by phone or in person at the Community Recreation Office located in the Danville City Auditorium at 125. N. Floyd Street, fourth floor. Community Recreation is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Call (434) 799-5150.

Checks are accepted if submitted 15 business days prior to rental date.

Equipment Rates - All reservations include paddles and necessary flotation devices.

  • Canoe $40 per day
  • Kayak - $20 per day
  • Standup Paddle Board - $20 per day

*All equipment is subject to availability. In the event the Recreation Department is hosting a paddle program and equipment is in use, reservations will not be permitted.