Houseboat Rental Policies

All reservations are for a minimum of 3 days. No reservations will be held without deposit.

The full charter fee in addition to deposit is due before boarding. Your reservation deposit will be held as a damage deposit until return of the boat to our dock. For an additional fee of $10 to $20 per day you can limit your financial liability for accidental damage.

Items included in rental: Kitchen cooking utensils and dishes, pots/pans, deck furniture, gas grill, large cooler and life preservers.

Items not included in rental: Fishing boat and motor, towels, bed sheets, blankets/sleeping bags, food supplies, gas and insurance.

Handy things to bring: Cell phone, portable radio, camera, binoculars, cards and games, reading material, suntan lotion, insect spray, rain gear, fishing equipment, sleeping bags, dish/bath/beach towels.

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Available at extra charge: Fishing boats and motors, canoes, linen packs consisting of bed sheets and towels, damage insurance, gas, bait, ice and fishing licenses!


9.8 hp motor and 14′ boat $80/day, $400/week
16′ Guide Boat w/40 H.P. Motor (with electric trolling motor, steering console, live well, & depth finder) Reservation deposit $100 $230/day, $1150/week
16′ Deluxe Guide Boat w/ 50 H.P. Motor (w/electric trolling motor, steering console, live well & depth finder). This boat is a bit wider and deeper than standard guide boat. Reservation deposit $100 $275/day, $1375/week
17′ Trophy Fish and Ski w/150 H.P. Motor (electric trolling motor, steering column, live well, depth finder) Great for fishing or Skiing. Reservation deposit $100 $365/day $1825/week
Kayak 9′ Old Town $30/day, $150/week
19′ Canoe $20/day, $75/week
20′ Ultra Sport Pontoon boat and motor $195/half day – $275/full day, $1375/week
22′ Ultra Sport Pontoon boat and motor $255/half day – $365/full day,  $1825/week
Linen Package (sheets, bath towel, hand towel and wash cloth) $11.50/person

*Additional adults $20/day, $100/week. Children half price.

*Pets $30/day, $150/week.

*Houseboats subject to 8.375% Minn. State and local Tax and fees plus 3% service charge.

Cancellation Policy

Your deposit is nonrefundable unless notification is received 60 days prior to arrival. With timely notice, all deposits will be returned less a $50 cancellation fee. If less than 60 days notice, all advance funds will be forfeited unless we can re-book your entire rental dates. You can be held responsible for the full cost of houseboat rental if cancelled with in 30 days of trip.

No refunds will be given for early departure.  Once within the non cancellation period (60 days) you are financially responsible for the entire time and space booked.