Summertime Rentals | Boat Rental | Lake Charlevoix | Northern Michigan


NOTICE: New marina location for Summer 2021! Same excellent service and equipment but from a new spot on Lake Charlevoix.

New Address:
2474 South M-66 
East Jordan, MI 49727

Former Address:
03500 M-66
Charlevoix, MI 49720
Please be patient as we make changes to our website, including pictures, to better represent the new location.  As always, feel free to give us a call!

Summer 2021 Season

(Tentative/May Change) 

Summer Rental Hours:

8:30am-6:30pm Daily

Summer Gas Dock Hours

9am-7pm Mon-Sat

9am-5pm Sun

Summer Phone/Office Hours:

9am-6pm Mon-Fri

9am-4pm Sat-Sun

After Labor Day Rental

Gas Dock Hours:

10am-4:30pm Daily

2021 Season: 

Sat, May 29th through Sun, Sept 18th except dates closed as shown below.

2021 Closed Dates:

Sun, Aug 22nd 

Labor Day/Mon, Sept 6th

Sun, Sept 12th

Marina Location:

2474 South M-66

East Jordan, MI 49727


Looking for rentals on Lake Charlevoix?  We are on the South Arm of Lake Charlevoix near East Jordan, Charlevoix, and Boyne City.


From downtown Charlevoix, Bay Harbor, Petoskey, or Harbor Springs

  • Directions: Starting from downtown Charlevoix, head south on US 31, turn left on M-66 at at stoplight, and follow road for 11.4 miles until you reach Summertime Rentals.

  • Distance - Downtown Charlevoix: 20-30 minutes (see note), 12.5 miles.  

  • Distance - Bay Harbor/Petoskey Area: 45 minutes to 1hr 10 minutes (see note), 27-30 miles.  

  • Distance - Downtown Harbor Springs: 55 minutes to 1 hour 30 minutes (see note), 39-40 miles.

(Note: If coming from Charlevoix's north side it can take time to go through downtown Charlevoix due to the drawbridge and busy downtown traffic. Once on M-66 traffic is nearly non-existent and is an easy drive. Those coming from the Bay Harbor, Petoskey, and Harbor Springs areas may save driving time avoiding Charlevoix and driving south to Boyne Falls or Boyne City and then to our location. Times can vary greatly depending on time of day, time of season, etc and you'll want to plan accordingly.)


From East Jordan

  • Directions: 1.3 miles north on M-66 from the intersection of M-66 and C-48 (East Jordan Tourist Park).

  • Distance: 2-5 minutes, 1.3 to 2 miles

From Boyne Falls including Boyne Mountain 

  • Directions: M-75 west to E. Deer Lake Rd, stay on E. Deer Lake Rd. until it dead ends at East Jordan-Boyne City Rd (C-48) and turn left.  Follow C-48 through East Jordan across the bridge and follow along the lake until you reach a 4 way stoplight.  Turn right on M-66 and go 1.3 miles north until you reach Summertime Rentals.

  • Distance: 20-25 minutes, 13.5 to 15 miles.

From Boyne City Area including Young State Park, Boyne City, Advance

  • Directions: There are many ways to go depending on starting point - Google Maps!

  • Distance: 15-35 minutes, 9.5 to 15 miles

From Ellsworth:

  • Distance: 10-15 minutes, 7 miles

From Central Lake: 

  • Distance: 20-25 minutes, 13.5 miles

From Bellaire:

  • Distance: 25-30 minutes, 18 miles

From Gaylord

  • Distance: 40-55 minutes, 31 miles

From Grayling:

  • Distance: 1hour to 1hour 10 minutes, 52 miles

From Traverse City:

  • Distance: 1hour 10 minutes to 1hr 30 minutes, 48 miles

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