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Jimmy was SUPER helpful and fun! We had a group of 9, with some that were not very experienced and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jonna A
Awesome experience

I rented a board for myself and my Mom who has never been SUP. The guy was very helpful with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wendy L
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Stand up paddle board outfitter, located on the beautiful Waupaca Chain-O-Lakes. We are located at E1171 County Road Q right on Columbia Lake. From our waterfront location you can paddle over 22 different connected lakes . We have inflatables, soft...more
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E1171 County Road Q, Waupaca, WI 54981-9555
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Jimmy was SUPER helpful and fun! We had a group of 9, with some that were not very experienced and we were all glad we tried this. We launched from ICC, the water is clean and wonderful, especially once you reach the no wake lakes....More

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Gary H, Owner at Jimmy Fords Boards, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are glad that you gave SUP a try. You just can't beat the water quality here on the Waupaca Chain-O-Lakes.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I rented a board for myself and my Mom who has never been SUP. The guy was very helpful with providing us with a map, directions, and areas to check out. He also demonstrated some simple SUP knowledge. My Mom and I had a wonderful...More

Thank Wendy L
Gary H, Owner at Jimmy Fords Boards, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We were glad that you spent some time with us, and were able to visit the Waupaca chain-O-Lakes

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I rented boards for my 9 and 12 year old and we did the 4-hour. Had an absolute blast! The boards were in great condition. This was the first time for the kids, so they were given a little instruction before heading out. The 4...More

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Gary H, Owner at Jimmy Fords Boards, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting us, glad you had a good time.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love the location and the equipment. It had a lot areas to go through. I rented for 4 hour which by the end of the time my family was tired. Good work out and lots of fun.

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Gary H, Owner at Jimmy Fords Boards, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks, glad you could spend some time with us.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is great! Great hospitality.....had an area for car keys, gave us tips for being first timers and helped us get started, gave us a path of suggestions of where to go being new with the sport.He talked to us while we were on...More

1  Thank Cheryl M
Gary H, Owner at Jimmy Fords Boards, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am so happy you were able to try SUP this summer, and that you came to visit us!

Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Loved this place! Gary is awesome. Took my 13 year old paddle boarding and was such a great experience! Highly recommend it and we for sure will be going back!!!

Thank Cari K
Gary H, Owner at Jimmy Fords Boards, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

So very happy you enjoyed it!

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We took out the Megaladon (four of us) and had a great time!!! You have to try it. The day we went out the weather was great and the scenery was beautiful. Gary was awesome- very helpful!

1  Thank Meg M
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Customer service was outstanding and Taylor Garrison was amazing. We had a great yoga class and she took us to a lovely and quiet lake. She tailored the class to our combination of beginner and advanced yogis, allowing for variation of each student. I'd love...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I had such an amazing day! THe paddle board rental space is super cute with an awesome gift shop. Taylor the yoga instructor was very good at making me feel comfortable and was great answering and giving advice to be successful and have a super...More

Thank Samantha Z
Reviewed 13 June 2017

My husband and I were checking out the water front at Ding’s Dock when we ran into the owner of Jimmy Ford’s Paddle Boards. We had talked about trying paddle boarding but never took the plunge. Gary, the owner, had such a contagious passion about...More

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Gary H, Owner at Jimmy Fords Boards, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Bring dog treats next visit.

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