HOURS

October 23rd - March
Closed for the Season
Come visit us April 2017! 
 
April - May 28th*
Sat., Sun., & Holidays: 10 am - Sunset 
 
Memorial Day - Labor Day*
Open 7 Days a Week: 9 am - Sunset  
 
Sept. 5th - October 22nd*
Sat., Sun., & Holidays: 10 am - Sunset 

(*Weather Permitting)   

Nearby Locations:
Milwaukee - Veterans Park South

WHAT WE RENT

Pedal Boat

Hourly: $20

Double Pedal Boat

Hourly: $30

Kayak

Hourly: $12

Double Kayak

Hourly: $20

Canoe

Hourly: $20
Half Day: $35

Stand Up Paddle Board

Hourly: $12

 Cruiser Bike 

 Hourly:   $10
 Half Day:$25
 Full Day: $35
  

Mountain Bike

 Hourly:   $10
 Half Day:$25
 Full Day: $35
  

 Tandem Bike 

 Hourly:   $20
 Half Day:$35
 Full Day: $45
  

 Kids Bike 

 Hourly:   $6
 Half Day:$15
 Full Day: $25 


* PRICES ABOVE DO NOT INCLUDE SALES TAX * 
 


Check Out Our Full Selection of
Cycles at our Veterans Park South Location!
 


 





 

Milwaukee - Veterans Park North

1400 N. Lincoln Memorial Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 232-5027

 
 


50% Off a Year of Fun!

Can't get enough of us? Purchase an Annual Pass today - and save 50% for an entire year! The card pays for itself in one visit.  For just $12, plus your full priced rental fee, you become an Annual Pass member which gives you 50% off all future rentals for one year. Plus, we'll throw in an extra half an hour onto your rental the day you become a member. 


 

How Do I Purchase 
My Annual Pass?

It's easy. When you get to the rental kiosk, ask a Wheel Fun Rentals employee for an Annual Pass. They can easily process your rental at the same time. When you become an Annual Pass holder, you'll get an extra half hour added to your rental the day you join, and 50% off all your rentals thereafter for a year.
  

 

Where Can I Use 
My Annual Pass?

You can use your Annual Pass at more than 60 locations across the country! Just present your pass to any participating location for an automatic 50% off any one human powered vehicle. 

These Locations Accept Annual Passes >


  

 Terms & Conditions 
  •  Get 50% off rentals for one (1) year from date of purchase*
  • *Valid for 50% off a one (1) hour rental on any one (1) product or 50% off one (1) Wheel Fun Bike Tour (at participating locations) 
  • 50% discount is not valid on pass purchase day.
  • Limit 1 card holder discount per day.
  • Cannot be used on Easter, Memorial, Labor Day, or 4th of July weekends (Sat., Sun., Mon.)
  • No cash value. Not valid with any other offer.
  • Non-transferable - Party whose name is on the card must be present for the rental. (Photo ID required.)
  •  By using the Annual Pass card, the card holder agrees to  all terms under which it was issued.

 

   

Welcome

Wheel Fun Rentals enables adventurers and families to get an eye-full of wildlife without having to leave the city! Wheel Fun Rentals places water-bound explorers at the helm of a variety of boats including kayaks and pedal boats. For kayaking, come prepared to get a little wet from the drip of your paddle and splash of the water. Dress for the weather; lightweight, synthetic clothing is best. Prepare to be out in the sun; sunglasses, sun block and a hat that won’t blow off.  A water bottle is also recommended for longer excursions. During aquatic adventures, wandering boaters may cruise past a summer concert, explore the shoreline, or enjoy fishing.

Those looking for more of a core workout can hop atop stand up paddleboards and glide across the mirror-like water. Safety instructions and life jackets are provided with every rental, so it's safe and fun for buccaneers of any age. Whether you are a local or visiting the park for the first time, don't miss this unique way to explore Veterans Park!

 Veteran's Park - Milwaukee, WI

 

About the Area

Located inside the bustling city of downtown Milwaukee, you’ll find the quiet and tranquil Veterans Park. The park is easily accessible by car or public transit, and is right next to the Lake Michigan WaterfrontThe showstopper of this park is the 14 acre sparkling lagoon, teaming with wildlife. Water enthusiasts can enjoy fishing for Largemouth Bass or feeding the ducks and geese. This park is also the nesting ground of the Blue Heron.

Come rent a pedal boat or kayak and drink in the sights! The park is also perfect for picnicking and is even walking distance from the famous Milwaukee Art Museum.

 


Bring Your Group!

Whether you're planning a structured team building exercise, looking for a class field-trip, or a planning a family outing, Wheel Fun Rentals is the perfect place for your next group event! Gather your group and explore the area by boat. Be sure to ask about our group rates. Call us today to help plan your upcoming event!


 

  
 

What is the most
popular group activity?

Our most popular activity is the Free For All.  Free For Alls are perfect for groups who want to try a little bit of everything - groups can take to the water in any of our water vessels. They can explore the shoreline with a pedal boat, then switch to relay races in a kayak, or even try a stand up paddle board. 

 

I am interested,
what do I do next
?

We have a group event specialist ready and waiting for your call. Just call (414) 232-5027 and let us know how many people in your group, what date(s) you are thinking of, and we can help you create a custom event that everyone will love! Give us a call!

"Wheel Fun Rentals was a breeze to work with. It was a great price and we consistently get fantastic feedback on our team building event."
~ Event Coordinator, Microsoft 


  

 


 

The Wheel Deal Coupon

Enjoy this coupon valid at Veterans Park.
Just print this page and present to your rental clerk at time of purchase. 

 
    
  

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Boat Rental Guidelines*

  • You must know how to swim to rent water products.
  • Everyone must wear a correctly fitted PFD/Lifejacket at all times.
  • Exiting/entering your boat from anyplace other than the designated launch area is NOT permitted and will result in termination of your rental with no refund. 
  • Please be mindful of fishermen and their lines in the water.
  • No swimming or jumping from any watercraft. 
  • ALCOHOLIC beverages are NOT permitted at any time before or during watercraft rentals. 
  • Renters will be charged any/all costs for rescue. 
  • Boat Age Limits: 
    • Pedal Boats & Canoes: All children under 11 years of age must be accompanied onboard by a parent/guardian. 
    • Kayaks & SUP: All children under 11 years of age must be accompanied on the water by a parent/guardian. (Max. 2 children per parent/guardian.) Additionally, riders must be 8 years of age or older to be on a Single Kayak/ SUP and 5 years of age or older when accompanied by a parent or guardian on a Double Kayak. 
  • Boat Capacities: 
    • Pedal Boat: Single Pedal Boat - 2 people & 1 small lap child.  Double Pedal Boat - 4 people  & 1 small lap child. 
    • Kayaks & SUP: Single Kayak/ SUP -  Maximum1 person.  Double Kayak - Maximum 2 people. 
    • Canoes: Maximum 4 people. 


 
Kayak Instructions

For Kayaking, come prepared to get a little wet from the drip of your paddle and splash of the water. Dress for the weather; lightweight, synthetic clothing is best. Prepare to be out in the sun; sunglasses, sun block and a hat that won't blow off. A water bottle is also recommended for longer excursions. 
Click Here for Full Kayak Riding Instructions > 


 
Stand Up Paddleboard Instructions

Paddle to your heart’s content while riding a stand up paddleboard! Since you’ll be out in the elements and are bound to become wet, dress appropriately in clothes that will be comfortable wet and will remain easy to move in (lightweight and synthetic clothing works best). Sunblock, sunglasses, and a hat are also recommended!   
Click Here for Full SUP Riding Instructions > 

 

 
Fred Howard kayak rental
  
*Please Note, Rules Differ for Group Reservations. For more information, please contact our Reservation Specialist at (805) 650-7770. 

What's the Difference Between Bike-Share and Bike Rentals?

Bicycle stations are becoming more popular for commuters. Bublr Bikes Share Kiosks offer cycles intended for adult riders looking for a quick one way bike rental over flat terrain. Wheel Fun Rentals caters to all ages looking for fun and affordable bicycle rentals to enjoy with friends, family or loved ones. Better than a bike drop, we’re Milwaukee's best stocked bike station - full of a variety of bikes to choose from. A step beyond the Bublr Bike Share kiosks, we provide safety equipment, a well maintained fleet, bike tours, and excellent customer service! Visit Wheel Fun Rentals, where riders are encouraged to leisurely explore and discover the city at their own pace! Learn more about why we’re different…



-Always Less Expensive     - Accommodates Kids & Families    - Greater Safety    
- Size and Fit Options     - Easier to Pedal     - Maps, Locks, Helmets and More!

Cost

Wheel Fun Rentals has straightforward low pricing with no hidden fees - standard bikes start at $10 an hour, $25 for a half day, and $35 for a full day. It's important to read the fine print: Bike-Share pricing is typically low for the first hour or less, but then increase significantly after that. They are designed for short trips so they penalize you for taking the bike for longer periods of time. Take Bublr Bike Share for example, a Single Ride Pass with Bublr Bike Share is $3 for a 30-minute ride, but go over the time by one minute and they start charging you for the next 30 minutes; there is no grace period! Your ride may start out cheaply; but their prices gain speed quickly! If you rent a bike for the day to get around, go shopping, have lunch, sight see, etc., it's upwards of $50! 

Families, Age Requirements, & Helmets
As these systems are geared toward commuters, Bublr Bike Share restricts use to those 14 years of age or older, and limit the number of bikes you can unlock at once. Therefore families or large groups cannot ride together. And helmets are not available with a bike share system. Wheel Fun Rentals caters to children of all ages (with guardian supervision) and provides a variety of helmet sizes with a professional helmet fitting to keep kids and adults both legal and safe


Equipment and Variet
y
Bike share stations only provide one size bike; they are twice as heavy as a typical bike, plus they only have limited gears. Wheel Fun Rentals has a plethora of bikes that fit all different shapes, sizes, abilities, and age groups. Choose from a full selection of cruiser bikes, hybrid bikes, and family bikes like our Surrey at our Veterans Park South Location.  We have what you are looking for! And we’ll assure you get the right size; adjusted to you for greater comfort, optimal pedaling efficiency, and maximum safety.


Customer Service & Maintenance
Bike share docking stations, although open 24 hours, are all unmanned. Bikes in these systems do not get looked at between every customer and at times are not well maintained. Plus, docking stations have a tendency to fill up or be completely empty during peak commuting hours.  Wheel Fun Rentals' kiosks are always staffed and our friendly and knowledgeable employees can assist you in picking out the right bike and becoming familiar with it, adjusting items like seat height, check tire pressure, fit you for a helmet, give you verbal directions, and so much more. Our fleet is well maintained as it's looked over by a certified mechanic regularly, and inspected for safety before every customer goes out.  Wheel Fun Rentals has a large fleet size to avoid any equipment shortages - there is always something to pedal at our locations.  

Extras
Wheel Fun Rentals provides rugged bike locks, helmets, bike bags & baskets (a place for you to put your stuff), self guided tours, and other items to make your journey safe and enjoyable. Try exploring the city with a bike-share bike: you'll receive no helmet, no map to show you where to go, and many bike share systems have no way to lock the bike up if you want to shop, walk around, or stop for lunch. 




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