Find the best boat rentals on Castaic Lake.

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Find Affordable Boat Rentals on Castaic Lake, CA

With great weather during most of the year, Castaic Lake is a great spot in Los Angeles County, just 45 miles north of downtown LA, to rent a boat. It’s a reservoir formed by the dam on Castaic Creek. It’s open from Memorial Day to Labor Day weekend, making it a great swimming and boating spot during the summer months. Thanks to the local RV park and campgrounds, Castaic Lake attracts many outdoorsy visitors, and there are plenty of activities to enjoy during a trip here.

If you want to rent a boat on Castaic Lake during the summer, be sure to look for a rental in advance so you can reserve what you want. Speedboats/ski boats for watersports and pontoons are very popular, and are great rental options on Castaic Lake. Ask the boat owner about including equipment for watersports when you rent a boat on Castaic Lake, if you’re visiting with teenagers or children who want to enjoy tubing, wakeboarding, or other activities behind the boat.

Fishing is an excellent activity to enjoy on Castaic Lake, and some record-breaking fish have even been caught here during fishing tournaments. The lake is stocked with trout, bass, and catfish. Purchase your fishing license and then rent a fishing boat with all the bait, tackle, and gear you need to have a great fishing day on Castaic Lake.

Other great rentals to enjoy on Castaic Lake include jet ski rentals, kayak rentals, and stand-up paddleboard rentals. Note that swimming is only allowed in a designated area of Castaic Lake - during the summer months at Lower Lake Lagoon where there is a beach.

Castaic Lake Boat Rental FAQs

Is Lake Castaic open for fishing?

Castaic Lake is a great fishing destination. The lake is stocked with trout, bass, and catfish, and you can make great catches here from shore or on a boat rental. Just make sure you have a California fishing license.

Is Castaic Lake safe to swim in?

Castaic Lake is a safe lake to swim in - you just need to make sure you’re swimming in the right spot. Swimming is only permitted at the Lower Lake Lagoon at designated beaches.

How much is it to rent a boat at Castaic Lake?

Boat rentals at Castaic Lake start at $125/hour or you can find some powerboat rentals that cost $500 for a full day.

GetMyBoat customer reviews for boat rentals in Castaic Lake.

  1. GB
    Gregg
    Bayliner Sundeck 15 passenger Deck Boat! Lake, Castaic, Laughlin, Lake Havasu, Shasta, Big Bear!

    Paul was very good at communicating before, during and after. Everything was on time and we all had a great time. Paul even spent extra time finding a knee board for us to use and that made all the difference with the kids. Would definately recommend renting from Paul.

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    Dylan
    Bayliner Sundeck 15 passenger Deck Boat! Lake, Castaic, Laughlin, Lake Havasu, Shasta, Big Bear!

    Paul was very courteous and took extra steps to make sure we got the most out of our trip.

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    Laura
    Bayliner Sundeck 15 passenger Deck Boat! Lake, Castaic, Laughlin, Lake Havasu, Shasta, Big Bear!

    Paul was awesome! Definitely going to rent from him again, his boat was so much fun!

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    Dylan
    Bayliner Sundeck 15 passenger Deck Boat! Lake, Castaic, Laughlin, Lake Havasu, Shasta, Big Bear!

    We had a good time on the lake. Boat was spacious and performed well on the water.