FAQ

Q1.  Do you pro-rate for half days?
Q2.  Can you pull a tube behind the boat?
Q3.  How much does fuel cost?
Q4.  Am I required to have a license to operate the boat?
Q5.  What kind of payment is accepted?
Q6. How much is the deposit required to reserve the boat?
Q7.  Are discounts available for multi-day rental?


Q1.  Do you pro-rate for half days?

A1.  No. Rentals are for full days only.

Q2.  Can you pull a tube behind the boat?

A2.  We do not allow a tube to be pulled behind the boat.

Q3.  How much does fuel cost?

A3.  The boats hold 20-22 gallons depending on the boat. Depending on the current price of fuel and how much is left when the boat is brought back will determine this cost. As of March 2014, the current rate is $4.89 per gallon.  This is subject to fluctuate as cost rises or decreases.

Q4.  Am I required to have a license to operate the boat?

A4.  No, but we require the driver to be at least 21 years of age and have taken the boating classes required by the state of NC.  On or after May 1, 2010 any person under the age of 26 must complete a NASBLA approved boating education course before operating any vessel propelled by a motor of 10 HP or greater.

For information on classes please visit NCWildlife.org

Q5.  What kind of payment is accepted?

A5.  We accept cash and credit cards only. 

Q6.  How much is the deposit required to reserve the boat?

A6.  $50.00/day on non-holiday reservations, $75.00/day holiday reservations-- paid by credit card, cash (if paying by person in office, DO NOT SEND CASH THROUGH MAIL), money order, cashier's check, or check (as long as enough time is allowed for check to clear before rental) Deposits are non-refundable.  We will reschedule your rental if inclement weather.   

Q7.  Are there discounts available for multi-day rental?

A7.  There are discounts available for 5 consecutive days or more for rental of the same boat.  This does not apply to rentals between the dates of July 1st-July 10th.