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Big Creek Marina
(515) 984-6083
8550 NW 142 Ave
Polk City, IA
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Big Creek Marina

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Custom Sewing By Gail
(515) 292-5110
2404 Chamberlain St
Ames, IA
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

West Ames Mini Storage
(515) 292-9020
2238 229th Pl
Ames, IA
 
Lake Macbride Boat Rentals
(319) 624-2315
3475 Highway 382 NE
Solon, IA
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Lake Macbride Boat Rentals

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Extreme Watersports
(712) 332-5406
37 Lake St.
Arnolds Park, IA
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boat rental

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C & Js Midwest Marine
(515) 432-4122
50450 150Th St
Ames, IA
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Brightwells Boathouse Inc.
(515) 984-7708
6170 Nw Polk City Drive
Polk City, IA
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New Boat Sales

Big Creek Marina
(515) 984-6083
8550 NW 142 Ave
Polk City, IA
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Big Creek Marina

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Mau Marine Inc
(712) 332-5626
1400 Gordon Dr
Okoboji, IA
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Mau Marine Inc

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Boatels
(563) 873-3718
400 Business Highway 18
Mc Gregor, IA
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Boatels

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Powerboats

Instant Gratification

With a turn of the key and a push of the throttle, a powerboat can whisk you across the water and to your destination in record time. No sails to unfurl, no oars to tote. They're the ultimate plug-and-play water tool to:

  • Explore the waterways
  • Play the day away - water ski , wave board or go tubing
  • Fly across the water in a personal water craft or jet boat
  • Escape the rat race on quiet waters

A rather generic term, powerboats can range from 10-foot-long two-seater speedboats to cruise ship-sized luxury yachts . Powerboats can be simple open boats or sleep 10 or more people. Prices are as varied as the boats themselves, but most fall between a wallet-friendly $2,000 and a budget-busting $100,000 (or much more for luxury yachts).

Regardless of how big or small, powerboats have one of three engines:

  • Outboard motors: These internal combustion engines are housed at the rear of the boat and contain the gear reduction and propeller.
  • Inboard motors: Whether mounted at the rear or in the middle, inboard motors contain everything except a shaft and a propeller inside the vessel.
  • Inboard / outboard motors: Like the name suggests, this engine is a hybrid of the two other types. The internal combustion engine is contained inboard and the gear reduction and propeller are outside.

Pleasure Boats

If you want the fun of day trips without the bother of packing for overnight trips, pleasure boats like ru...

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