Canoe/Kayak Storage Rack

Canoe and kayak storage rack space is available from April 15 through November 1 (depending on ice conditions.) Chanhassen residents may apply for a spot beginning January 1, with spots available on a first-come, first-served basis until filled, up to May 1. After May 1, non-Chanhassen residents may apply and will be considered depending on availability.
*Please note that all watercraft must be registered with the State of Minnesota if required by state law. 

***Racks at both locations are full for the 2018 season***


Location Number of Spots
Lake Ann Beach
1456 W 7th Street
18 spots
Carver Beach
6891 Lotus Trail
6 spots

Rental Fees

Type of Resident
Chanhassen Residents
Non-Chanhassen Residents


  • Identification on the watercraft must be stated on the rental application, including brand name, color, length, and Minnesota state watercraft registration number if required.
  • The City of Chanhassen will recognize only the person whose signature appears on the application as being the responsible holder of the canoe/kayak space. At no time may this individual sub-lease the use of the rented storage space.

Security & Liability:

  • Renters assume all risks to persons and/or property. The City of Chanhassen is not liable for any injury, damage, or loss that may occur, including vandalism, theft, and/or weather.
  • Renters are responsible for providing their own locking devices.


  • Any canoe/kayak that hasn't been approved will be removed.
  • ALL canoes/kayaks must be removed by November 1.
  • Canoes/kayaks left on the storage racks after November 1 may be impounded. A service charge of $50 will be required for owners to reclaim their watercraft.

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