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 boats seat 7-10 passengers. Please call for rental 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.