Black's Cliff offers many different ways to enjoy Lower Kaubashine by boat.

Complimentary Boats - no charge

Row Boats • Canoes • Paddle Boats • Kayaks

Guests can take them out and return them with no charge. The canoes, paddle boats and kayaks are kept in the swimming area for all to use. Row Boats can be moved to your cabin dock upon request.

Motor Boats

Motor Boats are checked out through the office and have the following charges.

8 horse motor
$50/day or $275/week plus gas

9 horse motor: $55/day or $300/week plus gas

You may reserve in advance or let us know when you get to the resort. We usually have plenty of motors.

Pontoon Boats

We have 3, 21 foot pontoons and a 28 foot pontoon available for rent. They may be reserved when you arrive.

21' Pontoon (up to 8 people): $44/hour, $85/4 hours, $175/full day or $1050/week plus gas

28' Pontoon: $60/hour, $110/4 hours or $185/full day plus gas

Bring Your Own Boat or Motor

Guests are welcome to bring their own boat as long as it is under 18 feet or less and not an inboard. We also do not allow jet skis and wave runners. Please let us know if you are bring a boat so we can make sure there is parking available for trailers.

  • Our launch is at Hilltop Resort where they charge $5. They give you a coupon for the bar for 5 dollars.
  • Hilltop's launch hours are 10 am and after 4 pm. All day on Saturday is open for launching.
  • If bringing your own motor please ask which boat to put your motor on, as not all our boats work well with motors.
  • In order to prevent invasive's in the lake we insist all guests wash their boat and empty all bilge and water tanks before launching. We have a hose set up for this, please ask if you have not already washed your boat.