Presque Isle Boat Rental is Erie, PA's only boat rental
located on Presque Isle State Park.

No need for transporting your boat or finding a put-in. No need to pack and haul all your gear.
We have everything you need to get you on the water in no time!


Pontoon Boats



Wt. Limit


Add'l Hr.


20 ft. 8 1,420 lbs. $138 / 2-hrs. $30 $200
16 ft. 6 900 lbs. $105 / 2-hrs. $20 $200
10 ft. 4 600 lbs. $60 / 1-hr.
$80 / 2 hrs.
$15 $200

Reservations will be taken for the 20ft., 16ft., and the 10ft. electric pontoon boats, as well as the motorboat with helm.

  • Reservations will be made on a first come first serve basis.
  • All reservations require a $50 reservation fee. This fee is not refundable.
  • The reservation fee can be transferred to a new reservation date, if the change is made with at least a 24 hour notice.
  • In the instance of inclement weather, the $50 Fee can either be applied to a new reservation fee date or refunded.
  • The $50 Reservation Fee will be applied to the rental fee on the day of the reservation.

Please call 814-838-3938 for more information or to make a reservation.

  Motor Boat with Helm

Capacity Wt. Limit Price Add'l Hr. Deposit
5 700 lbs. $60 / 1-hr.
$80 / 2-hrs.
$15 $100

See Reservation Procedures for this motor craft under Pontoon Boats (above).


Motor Boat with Tiller

Capacity Wt. Limit Price Add'l Hr. Deposit
5 700 lbs. $45 / 1-hr.
$65 / 2-hrs.
$10 $100

Our crafts are NOT for thrill seekers. They are intended for pleasure cruising only.




  • 10 ft., 16 ft. & 20 ft. Pontoon Boats
  • Helm, Tiller, or Row Boats
  • Touring Kayaks
  • One or Two Person Kayaks
  • Canoes
  • Paddle Boards
  • Equipment


  • Learn to Kayak - Quick Start
  • Learn to Kayak - Advanced
  • Paddle Board Basics


  • Eco-Kayak or Paddle Board
  • History Kayak Tour
  • Presque Isle Bay Loop
  • Self Guided Tour

Hours of Operation:
Thank you for a successful season! We look forward to seeing you next year and, until then, stay well and have a great winter!

All hours displayed are weather permitting. The safety of our customers is our primary focus. Consequentially, rentals are
NOT permitted during episodes of high winds, predicted storms, or thunder and lightning.

PLEASE NOTE: Every other Tuesday, our rental will close early at 6:00 PM for a staff meeting where
safety precautions are reviewed and customer service is critiqued.

  Important Links:
dcnr trec yellowbike
Tom Ridge Environmental Center DCNR PA
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