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Boat Rentals In Southwest Iowa

Boats For Rent in Southwest IowaPleasure and fishing boats for rent in southwest Iowa at boat dealers, rental centers, outdoor stores, marinas and boat rental agent locations offering a wide variety of watercraft for rent. Find pontoon boats, fishing boats, jet skis, family boats, canoes, kayaks and other personal watercraft. Many rental locations offer deck, ski and speed boats as well. Check below to find boat rentals in southern and western Iowa.

Southwest IA boat rental options.

Listed below find boat rental dealers and other resources offering boats for rent for use on Brushy Creek Lake, Lake Icaria, Lake Manawa, Little River Lake, Three Mile Lake, Racoon River, Thompson River and other waterways in Iowa. Rental locations are listed nearby cities and attractions. Cities listed include Hamburg, Indianola, West Des Moines, Bedford and Des Moines. Contact these boat rental agents to see if they have the ideal boat to rent.

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Southwest Resources



Des Moines





Canoesport Outfitters
203 W Salem Ave
Indianola, IA 50125
515 961-6117

West Des Moines


Brushy Creek Lake


Lake Icaria


Lake Manawa


Little River Lake


Three Mile Lake


Racoon River


Thompson River


Green Valley State Park


Lake Ahquabi State Park


Lake Anita State Park



Southwest IA boat rentals

Find boat rental dealers and other boat rental locations within or nearby cities, lakes and attractions in western and southern Iowa.

If you are looking for a specific type boat for rent, chances are one of these dealers can assist you. Boats offered for rent typically include canoes, jet skis, family boats, pontoon boats, fishing boats, inflatables, jon boats, ski boats, aluminum boats, electric boats, jet skis and others. Some boats offered are confined to specific lakes while others are available for travel to other bodies of water.

Southwest IA boating

Boat rental safety

Enjoy boating in southeast Iowa with a rental boat that is designed to carry the members of your party. Boating safety classes are available in most areas to get you familiar with safe boating procedures.

Many marinas offer rentals

Some marinas offer boat rentals for use on the lake where the marina resides. Check with Lake Icaria Marina, Saylorville Lake Marina or Southfork Marina for information on local boat rental options.

Pontoon boats are ideal for large groups or when taking small children boating. Most often they have a safety railing and a canvas or metal top to reduce the amount of sun rays absorbed by passengers.

Runabouts are great for families and small groups to go sight seeing and cruising the lakes.

Ski boats and speed boats are well suited for of three to five who enjoy water sports such as water skiing and wave boarding.

Aluminum boat rentals are best suited for parties of one to four planning to travel short to mid-range distances.

Bass boats are designed for two passengers and are ideal for most fresh-water fishing, and some inshore fishing.

Lake boat rental

Find a boat to rent and take the family and friends out on the water for a day of making memories. Before boating, become familiar with local boating laws and regulations. Many waterways are marked with hazard buoys - be certain you know the meaning of these various buoys.

Check with your insurance agent to be certain you are covered while boating in a rental boat.

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