Just imagine spending the day cruising up one of Sacramento’s rivers or nearby lakes on a boat. Most of us don’t own a boat, but that doesn’t mean we can’t still enjoy this dream. There are several wonderful companies in and near Sacramento where you can rent an affordable boat and turn a day or a weekend into some fun in the sun. Don’t pass up your chance to make some amazing memories.
EZ Boat Rentals
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915 L St., Suite C140
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 281-9799
www.ezboatrentals.com

The name of this company says it all. This family-owned business makes renting boats easy and affordable. They serve Sacramento, the Valley and a large part of Northern California. You can meet with a representative by appointment and choose from a nice selection of boats. From wake boats and pontoons to cruisers and fishing boats, EZ Boat Rentals has you covered for your next water adventure. Pick up the boat yourself or enjoy their home delivery service. Their personalized interaction makes renting a boat feel like you are a part of their family.

H2O Craft Rentals
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12450 W. Grimes Road
Tracy, CA 95376
(800) 979-7368
www.h2ocraft.com

Located roughly an hour from Sacramento, H2O Craft Rentals is one of the most highly regarded boat rental companies in Northern California. The great thing is that they rent boats to people in Sacramento and all around the Valley. In fact, they encourage customers who are looking to cruise up the Sacramento Delta or head to Lake Tahoe to rent from them. Their premium selection is unparalleled to other boat rental companies. In addition to ski boats, pontoon boats and fishing boats, you can also rent jet skis. All boats come with life vests too. Call them up and head on over, they will attach the towable boat and you can be off on your next adventure.

Granite Bay Rentals
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2710 Ramp Way
Sacramento CA, 95818
(916) 223-2220
www.sacramentoboatrentals.com

Specializing in pontoon boats, Granite Bay Rentals has a variety of sizes for your Sacramento River needs. Their selection of boats and specified location make it easy for anyone looking to explore the Sacramento River to rent a boat. Located in the Sacramento Marina, a day out on the region’s most impressive river has never been easier than now. From Old Sacramento all the way down through the historic Delta Region, a pontoon boat rental will help you and your friends or family have an unforgettable river experience.

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7Star Rental LLC
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File photo (Credit: CBS)

2490 Piccoli Road
Stockton, CA 95215
(209) 955-0457
www.7star-rental.com

7Star Rental is located about 45 minutes away from Sacramento. However, it’s just a quick trip up the Sacramento River through the Delta Region to the state’s capitol. Along the way, you can visit some of the Delta’s oldest towns, wonderful restaurants, unique shops and cultural landmarks. 7Star Rental offers a great selection of boats, wakeboards, jet skis, kayaks and paddle boats. Their prices are very competitive, as they make it a goal to beat the competitors in such places like Lake Tahoe and Folsom Lake. The rental process is thorough and educational to ensure a safe, fun and properly controlled boating experience. And, the best part, you can always have the boat rental delivered to you instead of driving down to Stockton.

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Rick Rockwell is a freelance writer in Sacramento. He has a lengthy freelance writing background covering a wide range of topics like: Sports, Health, Fitness and Traveling. His work can be found at CalExplornia.com.