|Shep Brown’s Boat Basin offers the BEST boat rentals on Lake Winnipesaukee! With an extensive rental fleet, we’ve got all your boating needs covered. From fishing boats to pontoons, sport boats to cruisers, our fleet is packed with top of the line 2018 models from some of the most reputable brands in the business. Boston Whaler, Chaparral, Cobalt, and Trifecta; all available for daily and weekly rentals.Since Shep’s is your one stop shop for all things boating, we also offer tubes, water skis, and wakeboard rental packages to make your lake time even more enjoyable!
Boat rentals are available from 9AM to 5PM, May 15th through Columbus Day Weekend. 50% of the total rental cost is due at the time of booking.
We are a pet friendly marina, so feel free to bring your furry family members along for the ride!
You must have a NASBLA approved boater’s license to operate a boat in the State of New Hampshire with an engine larger than 25 HP. However, to better serve our customers, we can administer an online test so that you may obtain a 14-day Temporary Boating Safety Certificate.
Below is a link to the NH Boater’s Guide that you can use to study for the test. We strongly recommend that you allow 1-2 hours to study and take the exam any time prior to your rental pick up. There is a $20 fee to take the test, pass or fail. If you do fail, you must wait 24 hours before trying again. Give us a call if you need more information on this requirement or to discuss your options.
Our fleet does include five boats with 25 HP engines that can be operated without a boater’s license. For more details on those boats, click the BOOK NOW button above.