Renting a houseboat can be a daunting thought if you’ve never operated one. To help the everyday person feel comfortable about renting a houseboat, Lake Powell Resorts & Marinas is offering an amazing package to teach you everything you need to know.
For only $299, you can spend a weekend at Lake Powell Resort and get hands-on training aboard both a houseboat and powerboat! Check out the details below for more info.
WHO: Novice, inexperienced or first-time houseboaters.
WHAT: Houseboating 101 is a fun, affordable weekend designed to show novice houseboaters how easy and feasible a houseboating vacation can be. The classes teach boaters how to navigate a 75-foot craft in a 6-hour training session inclusive of the piloting both a houseboat and powerboat, beaching and anchoring a houseboat, towing and securing a powerboat as well as boating rules and safety.
WHEN: Apr. 16-18, 2016
Apr. 30- May 2, 2016
May 21-23, 2016
Aug. 27-29, 2016
Sept. 17-19 2016
Oct. 15-17, 2016
WHERE: Lake Powell Resorts and Marinas
100 Lake Shore Drive
Page, AZ 86040
WHY: Spring marks the beginning of warm weather and thoughts of vacations and water excursions. Lake Powell is a popular destination for houseboating, but the thought of navigating a houseboat solo can be daunting, so for the seventh consecutive year, Lake Powell Resorts and Marinas is offering an Intro to Houseboating class. Fall dates also are available.
COST: Training weekends include a two-night stay at Lake Powell Resort, daily breakfast for two and box lunch for two in addition to the hands-on training aboard both a houseboat and powerboat for only $299 including taxes.
Also offered is a $50 fuel credit to those who take an online bating safety course prior to arriving as well as piloting and docking services for those renters uncomfortable with maneuvering the boat.