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BIKE FAQ

Where are you located?
25 Hammond St, Bangor, ME 04401

Is there parking?
There is typically ample parking on the street or in nearby garages.

Do we need to call ahead?
No… but making reservations is best, especially on weekends. Just call or email. Let us know the number in your party and any special requests like baskets, or trailers or tag-alongs you might want. If you are leaving a voicemail, please give us a call back number in case we have questions.

We are staying in a local hotel, will you deliver to our hotel?
Yes, we deliver to any of the hotels in the downtown area.

What do we need to bring?
We provide the bicycle, helmet, a small bag for keys/phone/wallet, and a lock. The bikes have water bottle holders, so bring water or we sell bottles of water for $1.00 at the shop. And don’t forget the sunscreen!

What kinds of bikes do you rent?
Most of our bikes are 7 speed comfort cruisers. All are perfect for the streets downtown and trails like the Kenduskeag Stream Trail. We also have kid’s bikes, child trailers, tag-a-longs (third wheel) and tandems.

What are your hours?
We are available Tue-Sat from 10am to 6pm and Sunday from 12-4. Just give us a call if you have special requirements outside of these times.

What forms of payment do you take?
Cash and all major credit cards.

I haven’t ridden a bike since childhood, can I do this trail?
YES!!! The bikes are perfect for beginners. We spend time with each renter going over the bikes ensure a safe and fun experience.

We have a big group can you accommodate us?
Of course, we work with any size group. Give us a call to discuss your needs.


Boat Rental FAQs

How does the boat rental work?
For rentals on the Penobscot River and the Kenduskeag Stream, we will meet you with a boat at the public small craft launch site directly behind Sea Dog. If you have not done so already, you will complete a liability waiver and we will get you setup and fitted with a PFD, boat and paddle. We can take any form of payment when we meet you or in the store. Just give us a call or email to setup a reservation.

Where are you located?
Our store is at 25 Hammond St, Bangor, ME 04401, beside Giacomo’s in downtown Bangor. We launch boats from the public small craft dock located behind the Sea Dog.

Can we take the boats away from the Bangor area?
Yes, if you have a means to transport boats, you may take them to a location of your choice.

Is there parking?
There is plenty of parking at the boat launch area and street parking is typically available at the store. Also, the Pickering Square parking garage has plenty of spaces and is located between the store and the boat launch area.

Do we need to call ahead?
Yes… making reservations is best, especially on weekends. Just call or email. Let us know the number in your party, date and any special requests. Based on tides and weather we will recommend times and routes.

I’ve never paddled, will I be able to do this?
If you have never paddled before, let us know so that we can arrange a personal tour so that you can get accustomed to the boats and being on the water.

What about the tide?
We monitor the tides and the prevailing wind conditions to make sure that your paddle will be safe. Based on the conditions, we will help you plan your paddle so you can have enjoy a fun and safe paddle.

What do we need to bring?
We provide the boat, PFD and paddle. You may get a little wet while paddling, so make sure you use a dry bag or plan on leaving your valuables in our store or in your car. And don’t forget the sunscreen!

What are your boats like?
Most of our boats are sit-on tops which are perfect for paddling in the Kenduskeag and nearby areas on the Penobscot. We also have some sit in recreational kayaks, sea kayaks and SUPs available. We have a few tandem sit-on-tops as well.

What are your hours?
We are available Tue-Sat from 10am to 6pm and Sunday from 12-4. Just give us a call if you would want of these times.

What forms of payment do you take?
Cash and all major credit cards. We can take any form of payment in the store or remotely.

We have a big group can you accommodate us?
Of course, we work with any size group. Give us a call to discuss your needs.

Contact

Address
25 Hammond St
Bangor, ME

Phone
(207) 404-6020