When the weather turns warm here in the North Georgia Mountains, the perfect pastime is to visit one of the area’s lakes, rivers, or streams. Lake Rabun is ideal for boating, water skiing, tubing, and wakeboarding. If you want to experience the lake at its best, we recommend that you consider Lake Rabun boat rentals so you can get out on the water and have some fun! From half day rentals, to starlight cruises, these options for Lake Rabun boat rentals will help you take to the water and leave your cares behind on the shore as you relax and enjoy the beautiful surroundings.
About Lake Rabun
Lake Rabun is a large 835-acre reservoir with 25 miles of shoreline. The lake is one of a series of reservoirs that follows the Tallulah River. Engineered to produce power for the city of Atlanta, the lake is also a hot spot for summer fun. The best way to experience Lake Rabun is by boat.
Lake Rabun Boat Rentals
Bear Gap Outfitters
This locally owned and operated business has great Lake Rabun boat rentals and comes highly recommended. You can take out a pontoon boat for half or whole days when you rent with Bear Gap Outfitters, and the friendly and knowledgeable staff are always happy to arrange rentals for single families or larger groups. They’re well known for helping travelers have a memorable and fun time. Once you’re out of the water, you can use some rented water skis or wakeboards to get your adrenaline up, or simply soak in a beautiful North Georgia day.
Along with the rentals, you may opt to let someone from Bear Gap Outfitters do the driving and take a sunset or stargazing cruise along the lake on one of their pontoon boats. They also offer cruises in their classic Century skiboat. And Bear Gap Outfitters doesn’t just offer Lake Rabun boat rentals, on the shore they have guided hikes of local waterfalls and more.
Lake Rabun Boat House
Also known as Halls Boat House, the Lake Rabun Boat House is a gathering spot for locals with slips for lease, a store, and a service shop. However, you can still find Lake Rabun boat rentals here. Visitors can rent pontoon boats for half a day or a full day depending on their needs.
Accommodations Near Lake Rabun
No matter which of these Lake Rabun boat rentals you use, you can be sure you’ll have a good time on your North Georgia getaway with a stay at Glen-Ella Springs. Our rustic yet elegant accommodations will keep you in the utmost comfort while you enjoy Clarkesville and the North Georgia Mountains. The variety of rooms and suites available at our inn means that you’ll be able to find the perfect place to call your home away from home. Each morning you’ll be treated to a full homemade breakfast, so you’ll have the fuel to start your day of adventuring on Lake Rabun. Our onsite Restaurant is one of the best fine dining establishments in the area, and you’ll find inventive dishes using fresh local ingredients on our menu, which changes seasonally. We know that you’ll have a memorable trip when you stay at Glen-Ella Springs! We can’t wait to see you soon!