Closed for the Season! 

We’ll be back on the River in the Spring of 2024



Loveland Canoe and Kayak is now – Loveland Paddlesports

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Adventures on the Little Miami River

At Loveland Canoe & Kayak we strive to create a family friendly environment that encourages the exploration and appreciation of the Little Miami River through fun, outdoor adventures. You can kayak, solo or tandem, with your friends, family, team or co-workers and leave the work to our friendly, professional staff.

You will enjoy the Little Miami River as you paddle through some of the most beautiful, natural surroundings in the Tri-State region. With it’s designation as a State and National Scenic River this section of the Little Miami looks much the way it did 200 years ago with rolling, majestic banks, pristine waters and natural vegetation. Visitors often delight in the viewing of wildlife like the Great Blue Heron and numerous other birds, various species of turtles, frogs and fish that inhabit this special river.

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Kayak Customers looking to purchase

Loveland Canoe & Kayak is offering retail kayak showings for Bonafide, Crescent, and Lightning Kayaks by appointment seven days a week. Our friendly, knowledgeable staff will meet you under the awning in front of our shop at the scheduled time and have all kayaks ready for you to preview. For the safety of our customers and staff we will maintain appropriate safe social distances and practices. We are also available via phone and email to provide kayak and product information, answer any questions, check inventory and accept phone orders. The best way to contact us is by calling 513-683-4611 or emailing

The Loveland Canoe & Kayak Value Package is Free with all purchases:

– Full Manufacturer’s Warranty
– One year of free shuttle service at Loveland Canoe & Kayak and River Dogs Paddlesports
– 10% discount on all accessories for one year from purchase date: Includes gear, paddles and jackets from YakAttack, NRS, Bending Branches and more.

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Get Your FREE River Guide and Tour Map

This map is a must-have for any Miami River adventurer. This map includes great information on canoe liveries, public canoe access, hiking and birding trails, restroom locations, trail mileage markers, and many other details for the Little Miami Scenic Trail, the Ohio to Erie Trail, and the Creekside Trail.

Print it out or link it to your phone and use it to explore all the wild and scenic outdoor spaces around the Little Miami region.

Download FREE River Guide and Tour Map!

Watch This Important Safety Video

We want everyone to have fun and enjoy their time on the river. We also want everyone to stay safe and secure during their trip. Proper safety is important for you and your fellow paddlers. Whether you’re a first timer or a seasoned pro, it’s important to understand proper safety when it comes to kayaking and canoeing.

As part of your waiver release form, you will be required to watch this short video provided by the America Outdoors Association.

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