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So relaxing!

We did a canoe trip before Perth Outfitters closed for the winter and so pleased we fitted it into... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Jean W
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Perth, Canada
Great Experience

If you like paddling or would like to try it this is your place. On the Tay river right in the Town... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
Brithetravelguy
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Popular waterfront tourist destination in Perth, ON. Over 100 canoes, kayaks and stand-up paddle-boards for rent. Safe easy paddle routes right from our docks or rent boats off-site. Rent boats by the hour, half-day, full day or week. Mini Golf Course and pedal go-kart trail though the woods. Open summer and winter. Safe, easy paddle routes. Paddle UNDER the fountains, explore the Tay Canal, lock through Beveridges Locks to the Rideau Lakes. Beginners welcome. 400m Wooded Trail: skate trail, shinny rink, bonfires in winter, Pedal Go-Kart And kick-bike rentals in summer. Miniature golf course: large course through the trees, by the river. We also offer programs, classes and summer camp. Great Venue for reunions, schools, corporate groups, birthdays.
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21 Craig St, Perth, Ontario K7H 1X8, Canada
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

We did a canoe trip before Perth Outfitters closed for the winter and so pleased we fitted it into a busy schedule because it was such a relaxing, enjoyable experience. It was a lovely blue sky day with a good breeze and we drifted along...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

If you like paddling or would like to try it this is your place. On the Tay river right in the Town of Perth.

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We were vacationing in the area and wanted to take our kids paddleboarding and kayaking. We rented 2 SUPs and 1 tandem kayak. We had a great time and our kids loved it. Scenery along the Tay River is lovely. We paddled into town and...More

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Perth O, Owner at Perth Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. Always great to hear stories of good times - that's our biggest reward! Thanks. J.

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

We had been to Perth Outfitters before and knew we wanted to come back. This time we saw that they were offering Wednesday "Date Days". They looked after our kids while we went on a paddle into downtown Perth. It was an awesome experience, our...More

Thank Jennifer P
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Ian P, Owner at Perth Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Great news on all fronts! Thanks for the kind words - wonderful to have your family here. Ian & Jeanie

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We were at our cottage and decided we needed a bit more fun so off to Perth Outfitters we went. We had a great time with our grandchildren on the mini put course. At the end of our course we found ourselves in the middle...More

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Ian P, Owner at Perth Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Your kids were a joy also. Many thanks for your kind words. J.

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

My friend and I kayaked for 4 hours on the Tay River in Perth, Ontario. You can kayak right through the downtown core and even tie up at the wharf to stop for a bite to eat. Jeannie and the staff at Perth Outfitters are...More

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Ian P, Owner at Perth Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Big smile on this end. :o) Glad to hear you had a good time! J.

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

What a wonderful time we had at Perth Outfitters this past weekend!! Had never done this sort of thing before, but wanted to show my12 yr old nephew a good time, while enjoying the weather outside. The pictures looked nice, the rates reasonable, it wasn't...More

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Ian P, Owner at Perth Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

We are so pleased to hear that you and your nephew had a great time...and thanks for sharing your experiences for the benefit of others. We look forward to your return - we are hoping to put our floating miniature golf hole in the water...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Perth is possibly the most beautiful small town in the valley. Perth Outfitter's has created a resort atmosphere along the TAY River. It is a break from the daily grind offering kayaking along the Tay. Mini Golf and cart racing. The staff are wonderful in...More

Thank Peter P
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Ian P, Owner at Perth Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Thanks so much! We love hearing back from people who've had fun at Perth Outfitters. That's our biggest reward - making people happy. :o)

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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Signed up for 1 week. My kid loved it so much she did it for another. Friendly caring staff. No worries. Great place for the whole family.

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Ian P, Owner at Perth Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Thanks so much for your review. Great to hear your daughter even signed up for a second week of summer camp - we strive for happy campers! :o)

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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

I had a day to explore Perth by myself so I ended up here and I'm so glad I did! The couple that runs this place is very nice and gave me great tips on what to see while kayaking. The town is beautiful and...More

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Ian P, Owner at Perth Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

We're glad you came to visit us - it was a pleasure meeting you! Thanks for the kind review....and please come back. All the best! Jeanie & Ian

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