There are many opporutnities to enjoy Canoe and Kayacking in the Sparta Area. Located on the La Crosse River you can enjoy a peaceful and beautiful ride through the coulees from Sparta to La Crosse. Or you can skip on down to the Wildcat Mountain area, enjoy a picnic on the scenic overlook and head on down to Titanic Canoe rental and ride the historic Kickapoo River. Wildcat Mountain State Park also has horseback riding, hiking and plenty other activities. Located on over 3,000 acres you will be sure to enjoy yourself! The Park also features a nature center and wonderful bird and wildlife watching. Either one is sure to please and leave you and your family with memories for years to come.
Titanic Canoe Rental – Located on the Kickapoo River 608-337-4551
Ellistone Canoe/kayak Rental & Shuttle Service Canoe the beautiful LaCrosse river from Sparta to Rockland Wisconsin on a 2-5 hour trip between either Fisherman’s Park or Amundson Park to Rockland boat landing. This canoe or kayak trip will take you through one of the most scenic stretches of the LaCrosse river as it winds its way through historic Monroe and LaCrosse Counties. 608-343-5696 or 608-487-5114
Mr. Duck Canoe Rental: 608-337-4711
Drifty’s Canoe Rental: 608-337-4288
Black River Express Canoe & Kayak Rentals: 608-488-7017. Offers canoeing or kayaking on the Black River. The many sandbars along the way will add fun and relaxation to your trip! Shuttles to and from landing included with rental fees. Located in Melrose, WI.
Kickapoo Yacht Club: 608-625-4395 and 608-625-2071. Located halfway between Rockton and LaFarge on Highway 131. Canoe rentals available 7 days a week, and shuttle service is provided for those with their own canoes. Email reservations can be made from the website.