Can I Bring a Dog?
Yes, we just ask that you clean up after them.
Is There Shade On the Boat?
There is a bimini top that covers about half the boat.
Is There A Cooler On the Boat?
There are no coolers on the boat, please plan to bring one. Ice is sold at the General Store.
Is Alcohol Allowed?
Yes, as long as the boat operator is not impaired. For a safe day at the lake, please plan for a designated driver. Glass bottles are prohibited in the county park.
Can I Bring a BBQ On the Boat?
No, due to upholstery concerns we don’t allow them.
Can I Bring Food On the Boat?
Yes! You can also place to-go orders at Scorpion Bay Grill once you arrive to pick up your boat. The restaurant opens at 11am on weekdays and 9am on weekends. 928-501-3440
Can I Rent the Boat Overnight?
No, all rentals are due back at 5pm.
Are There Any Beaches to Pull the Boat On Shore?
No, there are no beaches at Lake Pleasant. It is roughly 110 miles of solid rock shoreline. We don’t allow any of our boats to be beached.
Are There Restrooms On the Boat?
No, but we provide a map noting all the restrooms on the lake.
Does the Boat Come With a Full Tank of Fuel?
The boat is fully fueled, just replace what you use at the end for your rental.
Does the Boat Capacity Limit Include Children/Babies?
Yes, every person counts.
Are There Any Age Restrictions to Be On the Boats?
You must be 18 years old to rent the boats, but any age is allowed on-board.
Is Safety Equipment Provided?
Yes, there are life jackets on-board for all passengers, a type-IV throwable flotation device and a fire extinguisher. Because Children 12 years and under are required by law to wear a life jacket, we will provide a more comfortable ski vest for them. Life jackets are available for newborn and up.
Do I Need a Boat License?
No, all you need is a driver’s license and a credit card.
Are the Boats Hard to Drive?
No, if you are able to drive a car, you can definitely drive our boats.
Are There Any Fees to Enter the Lake?
Yes, there is a $7 Park Entry Fee per vehicle.
What’s the Cancellation Policy?
We ask for 48 hours’ notice to cancel a reservation.
Do I Need to Make a Reservation?
Yes, 24 hours in advance for all rentals except private charters which need to be reserved 7 days in advance. We take reservations for half day and full day rentals. Make your reservation online and your boat will be waiting when you get here.
What Kind of Fish Are In Lake Pleasant?
White Bass, Striped Bass, Large Mouth Bass, Bluegill, White Crappie, Black Crappie, Bigmouth Buffalo Fish, Channel Catfish, Flathead Catfish, Green Sunfish, Redear Sunfish and Tilapia.
Can I Get a Fishing License at the Marina?
No. Fishing licenses can be purchased online through Arizona Game and Fish. https://www.azgfd.com/license/
Do You Rent Fishing Equipment?
No, please bring your own but you can purchase bait at our General Store.
Can I Fish Off the Boat?
Yes, check out Arizona Game and Fish’s website for a weekly fishing report.