What bodies of water can I rent on?
We rent on Summersville Lake as well as the Kanawha River. We have 3 options, Summersville Lake, Upper Kanawha (from London Locks to Belle Locks), or the Lower Kanawha (from the Belle Locks to Winfield Locks)
When will I be charged for the remainder of my rental?
2 days before your scheduled day, automatically.
Do I need a boaters safety course?
Yes, the person(s) that plan to operate the boat must have a USCG and state of WV approved boaters' safety course. If you do not have one, they can be obtained for free following the link on our home page labeled (Boaters Safety Course) This does not apply to those born 12/31/1986 or before. Additionally, we can give a temporary day card to those that want to obtain a card for the day of rental.
How many people can come?
Pontoon rentals can accommodate 10 people (or 1500lbs).
What is included?
Full tank of fuel, cooler with ice, large roll out foam float, all life vests, all state and coast guard required items.
What should we bring?
Towels, sunscreen, a change of clothes, any medicines, driver's license and boaters' safety certification, anything you feel will make your day on the water more comfortable!
Can we bring food, snacks, and drinks?
Yes! Bring your favorite snacks and drinks! Our boats come with built-in coolers and ice. Guests are welcome to bring their own cooler as well.
Can we play our own music?
Absolutely, we encourage it! Boats are Bluetooth compatible, so bring the vibes!
What is your weather policy?
We operate rain or shine. However, should serious storms or dangerous conditions cut you short or make you cancel your session, we will handle these on a case-by-case basis.
What is your cancellation policy?
If you cancel 7 days prior your payment will be held as a store credit for usage at a later date. If you cancel with fewer than 7 days’ notice, then you will lose your whole deposit. No refunds for early departures for any reason. We do not give refunds for illness, work schedule changes, family emergencies, inclement weather, acts of nature, or other events beyond the campground’s control.
Can we bring our pet?
At this time, no pets are allowed on any of our rentals or wake charter boats. This is to prevent damage to expensive finishes and protects owners and renters from any costly expenses.
What time must the rental be in by?
The rental must be back at the dock no later than 10PM otherwise a late charge will be applied at a rate of 50.00 per half hour.
What are my options for refueling?
You can refill the boat with gasoline at one of the waterfront fuel stations. Or you can leave that up to us to charge your card at the end of the rental.
Waterfront fuel stations:
Pier 54 Marina 3915 Washington St W, Charleston, WV 25387 304-419-0531
Charleston Boat Club 3600 Kanawha Ave SE, Charleston, WV 25304
Do you charge a damage deposit?
Yes, we require a card to be on file. You must authorize a 500.00 damage charge that will be released upon returning with no damage.
What size life vest do you provide?
Kids 33-55lbs these have a saddle strap
XS 90lbs+ 28" - 32" Chest
S/M 90lbs+ 32" - 40" Chest
L/XL 90lbs+ 40" - 52" Chest
2XL-4XL 90lbs+ 50" - 60" Chest