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The Best Boat Rentals in Lake Norman

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Can you boat on Lake Norman?

    Yes! Lake Norman is a great boating lake - it's a big lake with plenty of places to rent a boat or launch your boat. It's great for swimming, watersports, and all other recreation you can enjoy with a boat rental.

    How much does it cost to rent a boat on Lake Norman?

    The price for boat rentals on Lake Norman varies by type of boat, day of the week, and other factors. Expect to pay around $75-100/hour for a pontoon boat up to $333/hour for a captained motor yacht charter. Water activities like stand-up paddle boarding or kayaking are affordable, starting at $18/hour.

    How much does it cost to rent a pontoon boat on Lake Norman?

    The cost for a pontoon boat rental on Lake Norman starts at $75/hour.

    How far is Charlotte from Lake Norman?

    Charlotte is a 45-minute drive south from Lake Norman. The short distance makes Lake Norman a great destination for people coming from Charlotte looking to rent a boat or enjoy recreation on a lake for a weekend getaway.

    How big is Lake Norman, North Carolina?

    Lake Norman is the largest man-made body of water in North Carolina; it is over 33 miles long and 9 miles wide and has a surface area of almost 50 square miles. Its large size makes it a great place for recreation and boat rentals.

    How warm is Lake Norman?

    The temperature of Lake Norman varies throughout the year. In winter, the temperature can be as low as 50℉ and in the summer can reach up to 85℉.

    When is the best time to visit Lake Norman?

    The best time of year to visit Lake Norman is during summer. The sunshine and hot weather make it the perfect time to rent a boat, go swimming, and enjoy recreation on the lake.