Lake Lure / Washburn Marina – Hours of Operation


March & November:  Open Weekends – Call For Hours

April through October: Weekdays 10am – 6pm / Weekends 9:30am – 7pm

December through February: Call For Fuel Appointments


Lake Lure / Washburn Marina offers both motorized and non-motorized boat rentals. All rentals must be returned 30 minutes prior to closing or you will be charged a $25.00 late fee. There is a $15.00 cleaning fee if the boat is returned in an unsatisfactory manner. Rental rates do not include North Carolina sales tax.

2014 Boat Rental Rates


20ft Pontoon Boat
seats 7 – 10
Peak (Memorial Day – Labor Day): 75/hr on Weekends and Holidays, $70/hr on Weekdays
Non-Peak: $65/hr on Weekends and Holidays, $60/hr on Weekdays
10% Discount for rentals of 5 hours or more.


All boats have ladders for swimming. Skiing, tubing, or pulling any rental boats is not permitted. Please feel free to call us with any additional questions.


Non – Motorized
Hydro-bike, 1 person Kayaks, and 2 person Paddle Boats
$10/hr or $50/Daily
2-person Kayaks and Canoes
Stand Up Paddleboards
4-person Paddleboats
$15/hr or $60/Daily

The marina also sells gasoline and oil for your boat.

A permit is required to put your boat on Lake Lure.
For permitting information click here.