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Welcome To Lake Tillery Kayaking




We Are A Family Owned, Kayak delivery/pickup Rental Buisness and We Offer Rentals Primarily on Lake Tillery, a stunning reservoir located in the Uwharrie Lakes Region of North Carolina, and were also proud to say we are the only place in 50+ miles that will deliver and pick up your kayak(s) ANYWHERE in the local vicinity.

thats can now kayak ANYWHERE.

*When Making An RSVP (Which Can Be Done By Pressing the "Lets Chat" Button", (On The Bottom Right Of Your Screen)  Submitting an Inquiry (Scroll To The Bottom Of Our Web Page) Email, Text, or Call) Remember To Note What Launch Point You'd Like, And We Would Also Be More Than Happy To Answer Any Questions Regarding Different Launch Points.*

Lake Tillery Launch Points:

"Swift Island Bridge"

The Traditional launch Point, Nestled at the end of a cove, with tons of coves and open water to explore off the main Channel.

4917 NC-24 Mount Gilead NC 27306

"Lillys Bridge"

A Lovely Cove With Easy access To Tillerys Main Channel, and open views you have to see to believe. *near downstream lake tillery dam, stay away from spillway,*

1097 Lillys Bridge Rd, Mount Gilead NC 27306


Right Off the main channel, with tons of area to explore, as well as a massive cove that encompasses shipwreck.

22862 lake Tillery Rd Albemarle NC 28128

Pee-Dee River Launch Point:

this is where lake tillery dumps water into the pee dee river, where raw power can be witnessed. 731 bridge is a spectacular view from the water. active train tracks that stretch the entire width of river. *this particular launch point is only available at extremely specific times, or with a guide*

Tillery Dam Rd Mount Gilead NC 27306

*Turn Onto Tillery Dam Road And Proceed Down The Road About 150'

And Make The Left Onto The Road, And Another Left Onto The Gravel Road: The Launch Point Will Be Directly Ahead.*

Rocky River Launch Points:

10739 NC 138 Oakboro NC 28129

7200 Hillsview Rd Oakboro NC 28129


2024 Spring & Summer Hours: 6am-4PM

weather permitting, by  confirmed reservation only.

We Do Not Accept Walk-Ins

Payment Not Required Untill Arrival

Same Day RSVP Subject To Availability

Make Your Rsvp At least 24 Hours In Advance To Ensure Desired Time Slott 



About the kayaks:

Sundolphin aruba 10' 

These 10’ kayaks are single seat, sit in versions, have a  adjustable padded backrest, adjustable Foot pegs to accommodate most riders, space for a water bottle, paddle storage, and a storage space for small items. these kayaks are weight rated for up to 249lbs. All Of our kayaks have fishing rod holders as well.

lifetime spitfire 12'

this is our tandem sit on top kayak, it seats 2 adults comftortably, has adjustable padded backrests, rear storage, front storage, a livewell, & paddle storage. this kayak has a weight capcity of 500lbs.



Why rent from us?

We started this buisness with a mission in mind; Taylor a service to those that wish to explore the water, and ensure that we could do so for everyone! We Love The Water, And Everything To Do With Nature, So We Decided To Make Sure Costs were Low, And Value Recieved Is High, And We also provide helpful advice and tips on kayaking safety and technique so you can make the most of your time on the water safely. Renting kayaks from us is a great way to have a safe and enjoyable experience on the water, and make memories along the way. Ask Us About Our Drone Photo Package!


kayak rental Rates:

*Life-Jackets And Paddles Are Provided With All Kayak Rentals*

We Are Proud To Offer A 10% Discount To Military, First responders (police, firefighters, paramedics), Nurses, As Well As Teachers.

sundolphin aruba 10 rental rates

Hourly: $15.00  + Tax

1/4 Day: (2 Hours) $30.00 + Tax

Half day: (4 hours) $50.00 + Tax

Full Day: (8 hours) $70.00 + Tax

Deals Of The Month

Rent 1 Kayak, For 2 Hours: $30.00 Tax Included

Discount Code: 1F2

Rent 1 Kayak, For 3 Hours: $40.00 Tax Included

Discount Code: 1F3

Rent 2 Kayaks, For 2 Hours: $60.00 Tax Included

Discount Code: 2F2

Rent 2 Kayaks, For 3 Hours: $75.00 Tax included

Discount Code: 2F3

Exclusive Deals of the month

4 Kayaks For 4 Hours : $200.00 Tax Included

Discount Code: 444


lifetime spitfire 12 

Hourly: $30/hr

1/4 day (2 hours) $60 + tax

1/2 day (4 hours) $110 + tax

full day (8 hours) $150 + tax

deals of the month

rent the tandem lifetime spitfire 12 for 4 hours: $100 Tax Included

Discount code: Ta4





Contact to schedule a reservation or call us at 704-699-0722 for any questions.


For the Safety and Wellbeing of guests please know all that choose to rent from us are required to be capable swimmers, and must sign a liability release form. License will be photocopied by lake tillery kayaking 

Life jackets will be given to all participants and must be worn at all times when on the water to ensure safety. 

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Are there any requirements for kayak rentals?

The renters of any kayaks from lake tillery kayaking are required to know how to swim, wear a PFD Certified life jacket for the duration of the expieirence, sign a liabilty waiver, and must be at least 18 years old and have a valid drivers license, or ID card. For Those That Do Not Have Either, A $250 deposit is required for Rentals. Please Note That Only 1 Guest Per Party Will Need ID. 

Are life jackets and paddles included in kayak rental?

Absolutely! All kayak rentals come with a life jacket and the paddle included in the price, no add on fees!

What forms of payment do y’all accept?

We Accept Cash, And Most Major Credit Cards; Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express, CashApp, & Apple Pay. 

Are there any “late penalties”?

We try to accommodate everyone as best we can do to ensure timely returns, so if your voyage takes you too long, or you decide to stay out a while longer,  you will be charged hourly at the regular rate. $15/hour for Kayaks, of which Must be Paid Upon Arrival. no penalties, just paying for the extra time on the water!

When are y’all open?

We Are open All Year Round

2024 Spring & Summer Hours: 6AM-4PM 7 Days A Week.

Is payment required for a reservation?

No payments are due untill arrival, however the rsvp must be confirmed by staff, unless booking on Instagram, or facebook. You may Cancel a paid RSVP up To 24 Hours in Advance.



If you have any questions or would like to set up a reservation, please do not hesitate to reach out. We would be more than happy to address any of your questions, comments, or concerns.


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