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Boat Rentals In Southeast Illinois

Boats For Rent in Southeast IllinoisChoice boats for rent in southern and eastern Illinois at rental centers, boat dealers, outdoor markets, and boat rental agent locations. Each offering a unique variety of watercraft for rent. Find jet skis, pontoon boats, fishing boats, family boats, canoes and kayaks. Some rental resources may also offer deck, ski and speed boat rentals.

Southeast IL boat rentals

Listed below find boat rental dealers and other resources offering boats for rent for use on Lake Of Egypt, Lake Shelbyville, Lake Taylorville, Newton Lake, Rend Lake, Embarras River, Wabash River and other waterways in Illinois. Rental locations are listed nearby cities and attractions. Cities listed include Decatur, Effingham, Marion, Champaign and Charleston. Contact these boat rental services to see if they have the ideal boat for you to rent.

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Southeast Resources


Bob Rundus Sailboats
36 E Green St
Champaign, IL 61820
217 359-3000









Lake Of Egypt


Lake Shelbyville


Lake Taylorville


Newton Lake


Rend Lake


Embarras River


Wabash River


Cave-In-Rock State Park


Fort Massac State Park


Saline County State Fish & Wildlife Area



Southeast IL boat rental

Locate boat rental dealers and other boat rental locations within or nearby cities and attractions in eastern and southern Illinois.

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, 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.

Southeast IL boating

To enhance your boat renting experience, click here to locate resources for safety equipment, water toys and boating gear in southeast Illinois.

Boat rental safety

Enjoy boating in southeast Illinois 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.

Boat rentals at marinas

Some marinas may offer boat rentals for use on the lake where the marina is located. Check with Golconda Marina, Lake of Egypt Marina or Lithia Springs Marina for information on local boat rental options and recommendations.

Boat rental types

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.

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