You can rent a canoe or kayak at Spy Pond weekends continuing through Aug. 24. The first rental goes out at 10 a.m. and last at 5 p.m.
Go to the Spy Pond public boat ramp at Spy Pond Park, Pond Lane.
Hourly boat rental rates will be $10 for a single kayak, $15 for a tandem double kayak and $15 for a canoe. All participants must wear life jackets.
Ages 18 and up: Adults may sign a rental release from liability and indemnity agreement form and paddle on their own. More details >>
Ages 13 to 17: Small groups of as many as four people 13 to 17 years old may paddle unaccompanied when each child's parent or guardian signs a rental release from liability and indemnity agreement form.
The waiver or permission form must be presented in person by a parent or guardian.
Groups of more than four children of this age must be accompanied by an adult on the water and each adult is responsible for up to six children of this age.
Ages 12 and under: All children ages 12 and under must be accompanied on the water by an adult (age 18 and older) but may paddle their own boat. Each adult can be responsible for up to two children of this age.
For further information, call Arlington Recreation at 781-316-3880.
Thiis story was published Friday, May 30, 2014, and updated Aug. 10.