~Renter and all drivers of boat must be at least 25 years of age, have prior boating experience & comfortable driving & docking a boat.
~ Please arrive a minimum of 15 minutes prior to your start time to complete paperwork, loading of boat and overview of the equipment you will be renting. This way you will get the most out of your rental time
~If you arrive late to your assigned rental time your check in time will not be extended to accommodate. We have rentals booked back to back and will still need the equipment returned at the previously discussed time.
~Boats that return more then 10 minutes late from the discussed time will be subject to a $30.00 late charge and another $5.00 for every 5 minutes late after that. If you are more then one hour late you will be charged a half day rental.
~Customers are to follow MN Boating laws. A updated copy is located in each boat under the steering helm for reference
~Each renter is responsible for ANY damages to equipment that occurs during rental
~Each Boat comes with a full tank of gas. The Renter is responsible to replace the fuel they use during their rental.
- Return the boat at the end of your rental to the designated dock you originally departed from to unload your crew and gear then the driver will ride with LCBC employee to gas dock to refuel and LCBC employee will park the boat from there.
-Absolutely no use of other docks or gas docks to load and unload people & gear even when you think "its going to be quick". You may only use LCBC designated slip/dock.
~NO SMOKING on any of the boats or other rental equipment
~Charcoal free grills are allowed. Grilling must take place off of watercraft
~ 14 days prior to your reservation you may cancel and receive a full refund or reschedule.
~ 4 – 13 days prior to your reservation you may reschedule, but no refund.
~ 0 – 3 days prior to your reservation you may not reschedule or receive a refund
-- If Renter uses a minimum or at least 60% of their rental time it is considered a full rental period as we have no control over the weather. If rental time is less than 60% due to extreme weather conditions LCBC may refund a portion of rental or customer may receive an extended time on customer's next rental.
~Customers will receive a credit to use towards another rental in the case of a cancellation due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances. If the customer lives more then 75 miles from Lake City, MN they may be eligible for a refund.
~We do not cancel rentals due to unfortunate cloudy/overcast days. There must be rain throughout the rental to cancel.
~We will also look for other options in adjusting time to work around weather if the renter is wanting and willing to adjust to accommodate their planned day.
~We will wait till day of rental to make call on weather as it is always changing