For the most enjoyable experience with your vessel, review all FAQs and safety information below.
FeesAll reservations require total payment prior rental. Fuel not included in the rental price. Each rental departs with a full tank of gas and renter is responsible for any fill-ups and returning the vessel with a full tank of gas at the end of the rental period.
Safetey EquipmentThese are currently supplied and if you need additional life jackets please bring them. 1 ea - Mens 2Xlarge 49" - 53" Chest size 3 ea - Mens Xlarge 45" - 49" Chest size 3 ea - Mens Large 41" - 45" Chest size 2 ea - Mens Medium 37" - 41" Chest size 2 ea - Womens Xlarge 41" - 45" Chest size 2 ea - Womens small 30" - 33" Chest size 1 ea - Boys Youth 55-88 lbs 2 ea - Girls Youth 55-88 lbs 2 ea - infant size - Less than 30 lbs Also - orange life jackets available!
Reservation PolicyYou MUST be experience and capable in all aspects of handling and operation of a craft such as the one you are renting. You must be at least 25 years old to rent a vessel Present a valid driver's license and a valid Boater's Certificate if applicable for person driving the boat Payments accepted online only Rental prices do not include fuel or deposit (fuel charges will be assessed at the end of your rental period) Each vessel comes with a full tank of fuel, any additional fuel needed during the period of your rental is your responsibility Vessels must be returned with a full tank of fuel Maximum 12 people on our vessels with a maximum person weight of 2063 lbs. All watercraft include USCG approved life jackets, anchor & line, fire extinguisher, throw cushion, flag, and accessible ladder Prices are subject to change without notice
Cancellation PolicyFor all cancellations, you must call and speak to a Sylvan Lake, IN Boat Rental representative In cases of inclement weather, if weather prohibits renter from taking possession the day of the rental, you will receive a refund minus a $75 processing fee If you have already taken possession of your rental, you take responsibility of weather interruptions and not refund will be processed Failure to notify a representative within the following time frame will result in loss of full payment To receive a refund, the following applies: For day rentals, if you call and speak to a representative no later than 48 hours prior to your reservation, you will receive a refund minus a $75 processing fee For weekly rentals, if you call and speak to a representative no later than 10 days prior to your reservation, you will receive a refund minus a $75 processing fee
Damages and Missing EquipmentEach vessel is thoroughly inspected before and after each use. Should damages occur during use, the renter will be fully responsible for all repair costs for the vessel and replacement for any missing or damaged equipment. The credit card on file will be charged within 72 hours for all damages and/or missing equipment.
Brush Up on Your Boat Knowledge
When you are in your fishing boat, powerboat, canoe or kayak, it is up to you to know how to be safe. Indiana Conservation Officers encourage all boaters to understand all the current rules of Hoosier waterways.