at Wakonda State Park

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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.

Watercraft Rental

All-day rentals are required Friday through Sunday from the Friday of Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. Hourly rentals are available at all other times from April 15 through Oct. 31​

Rent a one- or two-person kayak or a johnboat at the park office from April 15 to Oct. 31. These watercraft are available for use on Agate, Wakonda and Jasper lakes. Agate and Jasper lakes are closed for waterfowl Migration from Nov. 1 to Jan. 31 and Feb. 15 to March 31.

Watercraft rental is first come, first served. 


Johnboats and One-Person Kayaks:

$5 per hour (minimum two hours)

$20 per day

Two-Person Kayaks:

$7.50 per hour (minimum two hours)

$30 per day