Manitowoc Marina is proud to rent Hobie Kayaks and Stand-up Paddleboards! We offer a variety of Kayaks and Stand-Up Paddleboards, including the Hobie Mirage series. If you have never experienced a Hobie Mirage kayak, we highly recommend it!

All rentals are issued from Manitowoc Marina and may be taken on the Manitowoc River or up to one nautical mile offshore (weather permitting). Inquire about group events on any body of water in the surrounding area!

Since 1950, Hobie has been in the business of shaping a unique lifestyle based around fun, water, and quality products. From their headquarters in California, Hobie Cat Company and its global subsidiaries produce an impressive collection of watercraft for worldwide distribution. In addition to the sailboats for which they are well-known, Hobie Cat also offers stand-up-paddle boards, kayaks, and boats for both recreation and fishing. Each product line is also complimented with a comprehensive array of parts and accessories.

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Pedal Kayaks

Experience the power and maneuverability of the revolutionary Hobie MirageDrive pedal propulsion system. Choose your Hobie with the MirageDrive 360, MirageDrive 180 or MirageDrive with Glide Technology – all with patented Kick-Up Fins.   See all Pedal Kayaks models

Fishing Kayaks

Hobie offers the ultimate in stealth. With our MirageDrive pedal kayak models, you’ll never have to put down your rod.   See all Fishing Kayaks models

​Inflatable Pedal Kayaks

Hobie inflatable kayaks, powered by the MirageDrive with Glide Technology and Kick-Up fins, deliver convenience, portability and a great, hands-free ride. Our diagonal drop-stitch construction rivals the performance of rigid hulls.   See all Inflatable Pedal Kayaks models

​Mirage Pedalboards

The first true “Stand Up Pedalboards”, Hobie’s Mirage Eclipses are the only Stand Up Pedalboards powered by your feet using MirageDrives for propulsion.   See all Mirage Pedalboards models

Mirage Islands

Hobie Mirage Island trimarans are multi-mode performers: sail, fish, pedal, paddle. Yet approachable thanks to the hands-free power of the MirageDrive 180.   See all Mirage Islands models

Over 200 Years ofCombined Experience

More than a place to dock your boat: We offer an incredible facility complete with full retail store, the most comprehensive service facility on Lake Michigan, and we are just steps away from downtown Manitowoc offering great dining and nightlife with small town charm.

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