A new approach to renting a boat Quality high end wakeboard, ski, and pontoon boats
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Lake Effects Boat Rentals Providing exceptional Boat rentals on Lake Norman

lake norman pontoon boat rentals by lake effects boat rentalsPontoon Boats

Pontoons and Tritoons! We have a large selection of new boats with 90hp up to 150hp motors. If your looking for speed on the water check out our 150hp tritoons. Our Lake Norman Pontoon Boat Rentals are guaranteed to give you a day on the water you deserve. New clean luxury pontoons for rent.

lake norman ski boat rentals by lake effects boat rentalsSki and Surf Boat Rentals

Our Ski boat Rentals are sure to impress, newer ski boats and wakeboard boats are ready at our dock on Lake Norman. Choose from our Chaparral 24 foot speed boat rentals or one of our wakeboard / wakesurf boats equipped with ballasts and waketowers.

lake norman jet ski rental at lake effects boat rentalsJet ski Rentals

New Yamaha Waverunners are available for daily or weekly rentals. Choose a day on Lake Norman or add a jet ski to your vacation rental with your Boat from Lake Effects Boat Rentals.

Current Local Weather


On Lake Norman the weather is typically sunny and beautiful. Expect a short shower on hot summer days. Overcast days clear off quickly and provide a great day for boating. Passing afternoon thunderstorms are common and typically do not last longer than 30 minutes. Please seek shelter, wait for them to pass and then continue on your way. We operate rentals RAIN OR SHINE. During the summer months rental boats are in high demand, therefore if you choose not to use your reservation due to forecasted weather your security deposit will be rendered. If hazerdous conditions are PRESENT during the time of your rental and prevent us from sending you out on a boat, we will gladly offer you a raincheck or refund. Hazardous weather conditions are considered constant thunderstorms, heavy rain, or high wind conditions. Our knowledgable staff will assess conditions and let you know if we ae not sending boats out due to weather conditions. We do not waive our cancellation policy and related fees for forcasted inclement weather. We highly recommend waiting until the morning of your rental to contact us if you are concerned about weather conditions.

Lake Effects Boat Rentals

We do things differently at Lake Effects and are very pleased to offer our Lake Norman Boat Rentals in the water and ready to go! Our extreme focus on customer satisfaction along with a unique selection of pontoons, ski boats and wakeboard/surf boats will show you why we love boating and our customers.

If your looking for a weekend party boat rental or a vacation rental on Lake Norman NC, we will assist you on making your time on the water a great one.

Largest Selection of Watersports

tube rental to pull behind a boat on Lake Norman, we have tubes for rent for boating

Tube Rentals

Rent a tube for your boat rental or for your personal boat.

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Wakeboard Rentals

Rent a high quality Ronix Wakeboard, we have a large selection!

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Paddleboard Rentals

A large variety of beginner to intermediate paddleboards for rent.

kayaking on Lake Norman, kayak rentals are a great way to enjoy famliy and friends

Kayak Rentals

Rent a Kayak for a day or a week on Lake Norman. Great thing to do with kids on Lake Norman