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Address: 900 Ski Run Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
Phone Number: +1 530 544-0200
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Description: The best way to get to experience Lake Tahoe is from the water. It is easy...
The best way to get to experience Lake Tahoe is from the water. It is easy and surprisingly inexpensive to rent a Powerboat, Pontoon Boat, Wake Board/Water Ski Boat or Sailboat for as little as One Hour or for Multiple Days. The Ski Run Boat Company has the Largest and Safest fleet of boats on Lake Tahoe. This gives you and your party the chance to see destinations like Emerald Bay, Ski Beach, Sand Harbor and the Rubicon cliffs on your own schedule. You can bring a picnic lunch or stop by one of the many Restaurants around the Lake. All Boats come fully fueled and equipped with a VHF Radio and Coast Guard approved safety equipment and Life Vests. The Ski Run Boat Company also rents all the accessories you would need to make a great day of boating even better. Choose from Single or Double Tubes, Wakeboards Water Skis and More.
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Best thing to do on Lake Tahoe!

I was traveling with a bunch of friends and we made a decision that we wanted to rent a boat and explore the lake. This place is a short walk away from Heavenly which makes it... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts
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76 reviews 76 reviews
39 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I was traveling with a bunch of friends and we made a decision that we wanted to rent a boat and explore the lake. This place is a short walk away from Heavenly which makes it super convenient. There were 11 of us total so we got a nice sized boat for ~2 hours to take on the lake. They... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, FL
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41 reviews 41 reviews
7 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Took the kids (13 and 15) for their first parasail, and we had to join in, of course. This just ROCKED! The Captain and rigger were hilarious. They made the whole thing a riot. The helped take pictures. Helped my husband play a practical joke on my son and I, by making us think the boat lost power and we... More 

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, United States
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I had a blast , my daughter was hangin on for dear life on our jet ski adventure, and she loved it, They have it all except you need your own picnic basket we did the paddle board, jet ski, paddle boat you have got to get there early to have smoother water it looks like the jet ski tour... More 

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Lille, France
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

What a great moment bee tween friends ! We could just rent a boat for a half day, a powerful one (250 hp, impossible in France !!) and then have fun a fool afternoon ! People there are happy to help you. You drive the boat while someone else try to do wake board...just amazing without a specific license driver... More 

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Southwest Gulf Coast, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Professional, efficient, great boat. The cost is high but worth it when you hear the giggles from the kids. Was windy but we rented the larger boat and had no trouble.

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Los Angeles, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This is our third time using the Ski Run Boat Company for water sports. This year, on different days during the week, we rented paddle boards, sea doos and a boat w/ a wakeboard. The girls working the water toys were friendly and helpful. The only thing to remember is to ask what time it is they have you as... More 

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Oregon
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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I can only speak to being on the Shark 2 boat for a para-sailing trip at the end of June. I called a few weeks before we were going to arrive in Tahoe to book our reservation. The person on the phone was nice and took down our information and explained what to do when we arrived. The day of... More 

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California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We have rented boats several times on our trips to Tahoe - my husband's family grew up on the lake - and they are a family of Boat Captains. So it is hard to go to Lake Tahoe and stay on shore! A variety of boat options through Ski Run - not an inexpensive venture, but that is understandable. Don't... More 

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Sacramento, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Took out a 20 foot boat for an East Shore Tour and it was perfect! Mike was our staff member that readied us and the boat, he grew up there and had tons of good info and great service. Try it -you'll love it!!

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California
Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
21 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Just walked in and decided to sign up since there was a boat leaving in 10 minutes. It was great!! During the summer, they seem to have a parasail boat leaving on each hour. The boat is pretty small and takes about 8-10 people. The whole thing takes about an hour and each person or couple has about 7-8 minutes... More 

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