It’s an exciting summer for Custer County. In addition to our mesmerizing scenery and abundance of captivating activities, for the first time, several businesses are now offering recreational rentals for Jeeps, e-bikes, kayaks, and paddleboards for even more ways to play in the Wet Mountain Valley.

San Isabel Lodging – Kayaks and Paddleboards
59 Co Rd 371, Rye, CO 81069
Phone: 719-489-2280
Call for Rental Hours & Availability 

Located in the San Isabel National Forest at Lake Isabel, now you can fully experience mountain lodging at over 8,500 feet and enjoy the lake on a rented paddleboard or kayak. Those not staying at San Isabel can still take advantage of these rentals. 

Rent stand-up paddleboards and/or single and double kayaks. Rentals are available for one-hour, two-hour, and four-hour sessions. San Isabel Lodging recommends bringing a towel, plenty of sunscreen and water, and your bathing suit.

Additional Info:

  • Life jackets are mandatory. Bring your own, or they will provide one for you. 
  • Rentals are per person.
  • The minimum age is 14. You must be a strong paddler with parental permission.
  • For all under 17-year-old rentals, a parent’s signature is required. 
  • There is no swimming or motorized boats of any kind allowed on Lake Isabel.

Check out equipment and pricing info here

Please note there is a parking fee in the National Forest Parking lots around Lake Isabel.

Custer County Jeep Rentals
Located inside Custer County Supply Co.
206 Main Street, Westcliffe, CO 81252
Phone: 719-659-8743 / 719-783-9494
Hours: Tuesday – Saturday: 10 am – 5 pm
Sunday: 10 am – 4 pm
Monday: Closed

Now you can explore the awe-inspiring landscape of Custer County in a Jeep! Custer County Jeep Rentals offer single and multi-day rentals year-round. All Jeeps are four-door vehicles and include a four-person tent and cooler. They also have one pet-friendly Jeep when available! What more could you ask for?

Visit the Custer County Jeep Rentals website for pricing info, popular trails and sightseeing destinations, and more! 

RAM Outdoor Adventures – E-Bikes
113 Mill St, Silver Cliff, CO 81252
Phone: 719-371-2301
Hours: Thursday – Monday: 10 am to 5 pm
Tuesday – Wednesday: Call for hours

Head to RAM Outdoor Adventures and rent a fun e-bike for cruising around town and to Lake DeWeese. RAM also rents fishing gear for those looking to throw a line in the lake!

The ride to Lake DeWeese is all level gravel and takes less than 30 minutes. Either head straight back to RAM for a one-hour rental or rent that fishing gear and spend some leisurely time in this jaw-droppingly beautiful setting. 

For more info and to get a look at the rentals, check out the RAM Outdoor Adventures website