Lake Lure / Washburn Marina 

Hours of Operation:

March:  Daily from 10am – 5pm

April through October: Weekdays 10am – 5pm / Weekends 10am – 6pm

November: TBA

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.

2015 Boat Rental Rates


Pontoon Boat – Seats 7 – 10
Call for rates 828.625.1373

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, One-person Kayaks, and Two-person Paddle Boats
Two-person Kayaks and Canoes, Stand Up Paddleboards, Four-person Paddleboats


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.