Seven Oaks has ALL the Paintball, Canoe, Kayak and River Tube Equipment You’ll Need!

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Seven Oaks is thrilled to announce that we will be opening up our canoe, kayak, and river tube floats on Friday, May 29th at 10AM. What a great way to get out and enjoy the great outdoors while social distancing!

We will run at a limited capacity: Friday’s, Saturday’s, Sunday’s and Monday’s with 2-3 buses and a limit of 10 customers per bus per time slot.  Trip #1 only. We hope to ramp up very soon to 7 days a week.

We will be following all of the Covid-19 Guidelines.  Please check out our updated Safety Guidelines before making a reservation.

Advanced reservations are MANDATORY and can be made via phone (515-432-9457 Ext. 300) or online.

Print & Sign waiver BEFORE arrival.

Paintball is currently closed but will be open soon! Stay Tuned.

Thank you for your support, loyalty, patience, and cooperation as we move forward into the spring/summer season during these unprecedented times.

Please give us a call for any questions at 515-432-9457 or email at


Seven Oaks Recreation is family-owned and operated and offers year-round outdoor recreation in central Iowa. Our seasonal activities include canoeing, kayaking, river tubing, skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing and paintball. We also provide a VERY nice facility that can be rented for wedding receptions, family reunions, class reunions, summer/winter retreats, birthday parties, corporate meetings/retreats, team building and other activities.

Our summer activities include full service canoe, kayak and river tube floats on the Des Moines river 5 days a week. We are excited to be celebrating 14 years of full service river floats! We offer 72 canoes, 24 kayaks and 240 river tubes and plenty of cooler tubes for your paddling or floating adventures. Even if you don’t know how to canoe or kayak, you will enjoy our canoe/kayak/river tube floats. Our river trips are fun for beginners as well as experienced canoe/kayak paddlers. You can paddle your way down the river, or simply relax, float, and enjoy miles of wooded bluffs. We can arrange a river float for you, your family or group.

Seven Oaks Recreation’s winter activities include skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing. We offer 600 ski rentals and 120 snowboard rentals to outfit all ages. Our slopes consist of 11 runs varying from beginner to expert and offer a terrain park, rail yard and beginner area. We have 2 triple chairlifts, 2 surface lifts and an affordable snow tubing park. “The Lodge at Seven Oaks” provides ample seating with a great view of the slopes, fast food and Coal Creek Lounge. Skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing at Seven Oaks in Boone Iowa makes for great family or group activities for all ages – group rates and FREE ski and snowboard lessons available. Seven Oaks also offers several nightly discount programs. See YOU on the slopes!


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