Boating Lake County Blog
Rent A Boat In Lake County!
SUMMER TIIIIIIME!!!!!!! The sun is out, the days are long, and there’s no better time to rent a boat! Don’t stress about hauling a boat from home when there are plenty of places to find a rental here in Lake County. Whether you’re looking for a speed boat, a pontoon, a kayak or a rowboat… we got you covered this summer!
Rent fishing boats from 14 – 16 ft., and pontoon boats up to 24 ft.! Rent a small boat for the afternoon, or invite friends or family to enjoy a pontoon! Half day and hourly rates only available on weekdays! Info
Fish Lake Beach Campground
Buy a day pass or camp overnight and enjoy sandy beaches, volleyball and basketball courts! Rent a rowboat: $10/day + $1/life jacket. Paddleboat: $5 per ½ hour, $8 per hour, life jackets included. Info
Gills at Chain O’Lakes State Park
Rent a rowboat, canoe, or paddleboat from 6 a.m. – 6 p.m. and even ask about their guided canoe trips! Rowboats & Canoes: $25/day + $1/lifejacket, Paddleboats: $10/hour + $1/lifejacket. Make a weekend out of it, and camp out under the stars overnight. Canoeing is on the Chain O’Lakes at the beautiful state park. This is a great idea for the more “outdoorsy” kiddos! Info
Independence Grove Forest Preserve
Rent a canoe, kayak, pedal boat, stand up paddleboard, fishing boat and then go for a bike ride on a quadracycle or a comfort bike! Enjoy a sandy beach and a delicious shore lunch after your boating adventure. Info
Jet Funn Rentals
Rent your summer fun with wave runners, pontoon boats, power boats, deck boats or a fishing boat. Don’t forget to rent the tube and kneeboard for extra fun on the Chain O’Lakes! Info
Main Street Outfitter – Bike Stop and Kayak Rental
Rent a kayak by the hour or by the day, and then enjoy beautiful Bang’s Lake. Stop by Lindy’s Landing for a beach side lunch and beverage at their outdoor sand bar! Info
Spring Lake Marina & RV Park
Spring Lake Marina in Antioch offers a wide selection of rental power boats, from family runabouts to personal watercrafts that are all professionally maintained, and stocked with safety equipment, including life jackets. And they always give a one-on-one orientation just to make sure you feel comfortable when you rent a power boat, pontoon boat, mini pontoon boat, or fishing boat. Info
Wauconda Boat Inc.
Rent a kayak or a paddle boat by the hour or enjoy a longer trip on a rented pontoon or rowboat from 4 – 8 hours. They also offer a FREE boat rental to anyone who served in the US Military, active and retired! Info