Answers to our most commonly asked questions

How big are the boats?

185 Bayliner 4.3 litre MercCruiser   190 HP
190 Bayliner 4.3 litre MercCruiser  190 HP
195 Bayliner 5.0 litre MercCruiser  200 HP
VR5 Bayliner 4.5 litre MercCruiser 200HP

How many people will they hold?

The ski boats hold up 7-8 people. The pontoon boat holds 10-15 people depending on the boat.

Will the boat pull a tube?

Yes, however you will want to reduce the number of people in the boat if you are towing.

Can we take the boat to another lake?

No, the boat must be returned to the Pete’s Marina before 6:00 pm nightly.

Can I keep the boat over night?

No, the boat must be returned to the Pete’s Marina before 6:00 pm nightly.

Do you need an operator’s license to drive a boat or SeaDoo?

Not at this time. Pete’s Marina staff will give you an on dock orientation designed by the Coast Guard on driving the boat or SeaDoo which will act as your operator’s license for the duration of the rental.

How old do you have to be to drive a boat or SeaDoo?

Pete’s Marina requires you to be age of minority and in British Columbia that is 19 years old.

What requirements are there to rent a boat or SeaDoo?

We require a $1000 damage deposit per machine which can per authorized on a MasterCard or Visa or cash. All damage deposits are gladly refunded upon the safe return of the rented unit in the same condition it was taken. Should you rent 2 or more unit , the damage deposit will be $2000.00 per unit.

Can we rent a tube with a SeaDoo?

For safety reasons, Pete’s Marina does not rent a tube with a SeaDoo.

Do you have any overnight moorage?

Our overnight moorage is limited. Please contact Pete’s Marina at
250-342-9626 to enquire and reserve.

I haven’t driven a SeaDoo before, is it difficult?

Safety is a priority at Pete’s Marina and we like to make sure you are comfortable when you take the helm. Our friendly staff will provide dockside instruction so that you are ready to head out on the lake.

Do I need to bring life vests?

Each boat is equipped with life vests (personal flotation devices, or PFDs) and all required boat safety features.

Can you store my boat?

Our safe, secure storage facility is the perfect place to store your boat when it is not in use. Details.

How do I learn more about your services?

Call the service department at (250)342-9625 for repairs, storage to speak to the owners. If you are inquiring about boat or seadoo rentals,  overnight moorage, summer storage and valet, please call the marina at (250)342-9626.

How do I book an adventure?

Just call us at 250-342-9626. The staff will be able to answer all your questions and reserve the watercraft for you.