Marina Boat Rentals

At Elk Creek and Lake Fork Marinas, we believe in providing excellent customer service and treating our guests like one of the family. Everyone on our staff is knowledgeable about the boats we rent, the services we provide and the merchandise we sell. We offer full, half day, and hourly boat rentals on Blue Mesa Reservoir. We rent boats seven days a week through September 30th (after the 30th by appointment only). Call for reservations Today!

We have a full line of 20' and 24' pontoon boats as well as aluminum fishing boats. Most pontoon boats have Bimini tops and rod holders. Fishing equipment is also available to rent to complete your day on the water. All boats have Colorado Boating Regulation safety equipment and Personal Flotation Device.


Pontoon Boats

Cruise the Blue Mesa with the entire family and friends aboard. Pontoons built for 8 ‍‍‍or 12 - Max.

Find your own cove and discover the reservoir in solitude.

Kayaks, Canoes, SUP and Aluminum Boats Rentals

Kayaking, Canoeing, Stand-up Paddle Boards (SUP) and Aluminum Boats can be a completely new way to explore Blue Mesa Reservoir. Maneuver and explore waterways such as the Bay of Chickens or in the Iola Basin near the Lake City Bridge or explore several arms of the reservoir which reach into secluded canyons.

We Also Offer Day, Weekly, Monthly and Seasonal and Ren‍‍‍tals For Boat Slips


For your protection and for accuracy, a valid reservation can only be acquired by speaking with a Crew Member live on the phone. Reservations require a valid credit/debit card. You may cancel or change up to 72 hours prior to reservation‍‍‍ time to avoid losing your deposit. Call 970-641-0707 to talk LIVE with a Crew Member.                    7 am to 5 pm MST - Daily.

Gas not included. Life vest included for everyone. Children 12 years and under and all non-swimmers must wear their life jackets at all times. Safety and operation instructions included.

Reservations strongly encouraged.

Rental Requirements: Age 18+, Driver’s License, $50 Deposit held on valid credit card or with cash.

(970) 641-0707

Elk Creek Marina


Guided Fishing


Pappy's Restaurant


Gunnison NPS


Area Information, Boat Regulations, NPS Campground Reservations and NPS Morrow Point Boat Tours.

Lake Fork Marina


Elk Creek Marina, LLC is the concessionaire for the Curecanti National Recreation Area.

Blue Mesa Reservoir is the largest Kokanee Salmon fishery in the US.