You can launch your boat on the concrete boat launches at Wakonda and Agate lakes. There are no boat launch fees at the park. Boat motors must be operated at idle speed on Wakonda and Agate lakes. (This regulation is strictly enforced). Jasper, Quartz, Granite and Boulder lakes only allow carry-in boats with electric motors. There are water trails on Agate, Jasper and Wakonda lakes.
Rent a single kayak or tandem kayak at the park office from April 15 to Oct. 31. Jon boats are rented on Agate, Wakonda and Jasper lakes from April 1 to Oct. 31. Agate Lake closes Nov. 1 for waterfowl migration.
Jon boats can be reserved for all-day rentals in advance by clicking here. Under "Category of Activity," select "Recreation Rental." Then, select "Wakonda State Park" and the day you want to reserve.
Single Kayaks and Jon Boats:
$5 per hour (minimum two hours)
$20 per day
$7.50 per hour (minimum two hours)
$30 per day