Scissortail Boathouse

Enjoy the pedal boats at the Scissortail Boathouse


The Boathouse is currently closed.




Passengers must be at least 36″ tall to ride

A waiver must be signed before riding

Please follow social distancing markers along dock


$12 per boat for 45 minutes
(Pedal boats, canoe, or kayaks)

Pedal Boats: Up to 4 passengers per boat
(Maximum total weight is 477 pounds/ADA boat 564 pounds)

Canoe: Up to 3 passengers per boat
(Maximum total weight is 720 pounds)

Kayak: Single rider
(Maximum total weight is 300 pounds)

Tandem Kayak: up to 2 per boat
(Maximum total weight is 400 pounds)

Additional Safety Procedures

Boats and life jackets will be disinfected after each rental.

Hand sanitizer will be available at the boat dock for guests to use.

Guests must follow social distancing guidelines and markers along the dock.

Scissortail Boathouse

The Boathouse is a gathering place for wellness programming, musical performances, private event rentals, and boat attractions. The Boathouse is located next to the Lake and the western end of the bridge. 

Boat Operation

The boat attraction consists of individual, free-floating pedal boats, canoes, and kayaks. The pedal boats are paddled with foot pedals similar to a bicycle and guided individually with a tiller. One rider must be able to reach the pedals and pedal the boat sufficiently. The canoe and kayaks utilize hand-held paddles.

All boats are subject to several degrees of motion dependent upon water movement and wind. All riders must wear a properly fitted and secured life vest.

No lifeguard on duty.

Ride Access

Any ADA requests, please contact our main line (405-445-6277) prior to your visit. 

Age/Height Restrictions

Guests must be at least 36″ tall to ride. All riders under age 13 must be accompanied by a supervising adult companion. Guests cannot have infants, babies or toddlers on their lap while operating the boats. 

Individuals under 18 years of age must have a parent or guardian co-sign the waiver to participate in any boat rentals. 

Ride Restrictions

For your safety, you should ride only if you are in good health. Guests who know or suspect that may be pregnant, have high blood pressure, heart conditions, neck or back problems, recent surgery, prone to motion sickness, or any other impairment or medical condition that may be affected by the features of this ride or prevent the normal seating, shall not ride.

Physical Restrictions

Each rider must be able to remain sitting up straight, keeping their head upright, their back and shoulders against the seat back and their hands, arms, legs, and feet down and inside the ride at all times. Guests with a cervical collar, neck brace or broken collarbone will not be permitted to ride. All casts must fit inside the boat. At least one guest in the boat must be able to grip with one functioning hand and brace with one functional leg. All guests must be able to effectively use the personal flotation devices provided at the ride. At least one guest must be able to pedal the boat sufficiently.

Assistance Animals

Service animals are permitted provided the guest and animal fit comfortably and safely inside the boat. Guest must provide a life vest for their service animal to accompany them on the boats. 

Scissortail Park Boathouse Waiver – Download HERE