Adventure Outpost at the Waterfront
Lake Rentals

Rent a kayak, stand-up paddleboard (SUP), hydro bike and more to explore the beauty of Stone Mountain Park from the lake.

You can also take a sightseeing cruise around the lake aboard a comfortable pontoon boat. This relaxing adventure is perfect for families, friends, and anyone seeking a unique perspective of the park’s natural beauty.

Rental Options

  • Kayak (single or tandem)
  • Stand-Up Paddleboard
  • Hydro Bike
  • Pedal Drive Kayak

Rental location is at the Adventure Outpost at the Waterfront located in the West Lake (purple) park zone. #10 on the Driving Map.

Adventure Outpost
Hours of Operation

Monday – Thursday
10 AM – 5 PM (last launch 4 PM)

Friday – Sunday
10 AM – 6 PM (last launch 5 PM)

August – September
Fri- Sun

What’s Available to Rent?

Take A Tour of Stone Mountain Lake

Embark on an enchanting journey across the tranquil waters of Stone Mountain Lake aboard our comfortable pontoon boat. As you set sail, prepare to immerse yourself in the natural beauty and rich history surrounding this iconic Georgia landmark. Cruise by the majestic 732-bell Carillon, the rustic Washinton W. King covered bridge, and keep your eyes peeled for the local wildlife that calls this area home. Whether you’re a nature lover, history enthusiast, or simply seeking a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, our pontoon boat tour of Stone Mountain Lake promises an unforgettable experience.

Lake Tour

Take a sightseeing cruise around Stone Mountain Lake

per person

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Know Before You Go

How to Book
Click the “Reserve Now” button above to book your date and time.

Bring a printed and completed waiver (one per person) with you to expedite your check-in process. We also have waivers available on-site.  

Arrival Time
We recommend showing up 15 – 30 minutes before your reserved time (find parking, sign waivers, sunscreen, restrooms, etc). To maximize water time, your party should be ready to go 10 minutes before your reservation time.

Stone Mountain Park Lake Rentals is a cashless location.

A daily parking pass ($20) or annual parking pass ($40) is required to enter Stone Mountain Park. You can purchase parking on-site or pre-purchase parking here

Once you enter the park, follow the signs to the WEST LAKE (purple) park zone and The Lakeview Parking Lot or the Waterfront.
#10 on the Driving Map
GPS: Admiral Raphael Semmes Dr, Stone Mountain, GA 30083

We love pets, but unfortunately not on the rental equipment.

Late Fees
We recommend paddling back at least 15 minutes before your scheduled end time. If you are not back by the end of your reserved time, we will, unfortunately, have to charge for the extended time. Please try to be courteous of the next guest(s) scheduled to be out on the water.  

Inclement Weather
Weather can be unpredictable, and our priority is to keep you safe. In case of severe inclement weather, such as storms, strong winds, or unsafe water conditions, we may cancel or reschedule your reservation. 

Age Requirements
Single-person kayak/SUP, Hydro Bike rentals require participants to be 9 years of age or older. 
Two-person kayak rentals require participants to be 5 years of age or older.
Children under age 9 must be in a boat with an adult. 
Lake Tours are available for all ages.

Equipment Capacity
Single Person: 250 LBS
Two Person: 550 LBS 
SUP: 255 LBS
Hydro Bike: 300 LBS

PFD and Paddles  
All rentals come with a PFD (Personal Flotation Device) and paddle. All boaters must wear the coast guard approved PFD provided to them at all times. 

What Should I Wear?
Athletic Attire over swimming attire works best. For your feet, closed toe shoes or sandals with secure straps (Chacos, Tevas, etc). It is not often people fall in the water, but it’s always best to be prepared 🙂 

What Should I Bring?
💧 A water bottle – we recommend 16 oz for every hour on the water. Please no glass containers. In case you forget, we will have bottled water available for purchase
📸 Your camera – We know you’ll want to take Kayak & SUP pics for your social! But beware! SMP is not responsible for damaged or lost electronics
🧴 Sunscreen – we highly recommend 50+ SPF water-resistant sunscreen
🕶️ Sunglasses – 100% UV resistant polarized sunglasses with a sunglasses retainer (Croakies, Chums, etc.)
📄 Waiver – copies available on site or save time by bringing the printed and completed waiver (one per person, both sides) with you at check-in

If you have additional questions or concerns please contact the call center (9AM – 5PM) 800-401-2407

On-Site Lodging Options

Stay & Play!

Georgia’s largest family campground, the full-service Atlanta Evergreen Lakeside Resort and the historic Inn at Stone Mountain Park are all conveniently located right inside Stone Mountain Park. Whether you prefer a rustic retreat or a spacious suite, you’ll find the perfect lodging option for your visit.