Captain Dave's Charters
South Shore Marina
1880 Greenwood Lake Turnpike Hewitt NJ 973-728-1681
Rent a 22' sailboat or a 24' pontoon on Greenwood Lake in Hewitt, NJ. These two rentals can provide hours of fun and entertainment to those vacationing on the Jersey Shore.
RIDE A JET BOAT IN NJ
East Coast Jet Boat Adventures
Utsch's Marina - 1121 Route 109, Cape May, NJ
USCG Certified and Inspected East Coast Jet Boat Adventures is the newest adventure activity in South Jersey. It is a 45-55 minute jet boat ride on the beautiful Atlantic Ocean and Cape May Harbor, including spins, tricks and a high speed adrenalin adventure you’ll never forget!
Experience the beautiful historic beaches and tranquil back bays with them aboard the fastest, and only, true New Zealand style jet boat currently on the East Coast that can operate in the open ocean. Powered by twin supercharged diesel 600hp engines, East Coast Jet Boat Adventures' jet boats have incredible acceleration, speed and maneuverability.
East Coast Jet Boat Adventures brings the famous New Zealand jet boat experience to the Jersey Shore. Departing every 90 mins. from Utsch’s Marina in Cape May along with East Coast Parasail and East Coast Jet Ski rentals. Each trip promises a unique adventure with excitement to raise your pulse!
Something REALLY cool is coming soon to EAST COAST PARASAIL – A completely new addition to the family and, honestly, North America: East Coast Jet Boat Adventures!
TWIN STEYER DIESEL ENGINES 600HP
TWIN HAMILTON JET 241 TURBO
Cyclone Speedboat Tours
308 Bay Avenue, Ocean City, NJ
Ocean City’s Greatest Family Ride!
The Cyclone Speedboat Tours is a “must do” attraction if you’re looking for something fun, safe and entertaining for all ages. The boat makes a round trip tour along the waterfront in Ocean City starting at 3rd and Bay Avenue. You’ll start off at a relaxing pace as you glide down the intracoastal waterway then get ready… get set… and maybe a little wet, as the Cyclone propels you to thrilling speeds past the beaches. It’s likely that you’ll see dolphin and other wildlife along the way. The entertaining crew and fun soundtrack make the ride unforgettable. Make your reservation now on Ocean City’s greatest family ride!
Cruises are approximately 1 hour. Daily trips at 10am, 12pm, 2pm and 4pm. Available for sunset and evening cruises, birthday parties, fundraisers and other group events.
NJ CANOE RENTALS AND NJ KAYAK RENTALS
Route 72 Waverunner - Kayak Rentals
2400 East Bay Ave., Manahawkin, NJ
Route 72 Waverunner - Kayak Rentals provide kayak trips that are customized to your family or group. Whether you're looking for a relaxing afternoon on the Barnegat Bay, or a more adventurous trip that may include getting wet and cooled down from the days heat, they can assist you with the best routes and locations. Their extensive experience and expertise in kayaking the local waterways will provide you with a wonderful experience and a great time! They also only provide high quality equipment and attention to detail and carry kayaks of varying styles such as single, double and triple seat, in addition to ocean kayaks.
$5 off any rental when you mention FunNewJersey.com (Excluding Holidays)
7118 Park Boulevard, Wildwood Crest, NJ
Lakeview Docks has been established for more than a half a century and offers so many different activities that will keep you active and entertained during the summer months. Lakeview Docks is a place where the whole family can enjoy a fantastic day out on the water, soak up the sun and, most importantly, have fun!
Enjoy fishing or crabbing off of their pier, rent one of their fishing/crabbing boats that hold up to 4 people or one of their boats like the Carolina & Sundance Skiffs. They also have wave runners, kayaks, stand-up paddle boards and swan paddle boats for 2 & 4 people. The kayaks can accommodate from 1 to 3 people and are rented by the hour.
While they are a business based on fun, safety is just as important. Before you take to the water their staff will show you a safety video. They ensure you will be served by extremely well-trained personnel who give you hands-on instructions, without cutting into your time on the water.
Delaware River Tubing
1121 State Route 12, Frenchtown, NJ 08825
Kayak and Canoe on the Delaware!
Delaware River Tubing now offers Kayaking and Canoeing on the Delaware, along with a new river supply store for all the must have essentials. Delaware River Tubing offers special group rates to camps, scouts, churches, and corporate outings for groups with 18 or more participants. Fundraisers and birthday parties available (One great memory, but a gift for all). Get Directions to Delaware River Tubing.
Enjoy a scenic 2 to 4 hour tubing, rafting, kayaking or canoeing trip on the Delaware River! Each rental includes an exclusive FREE BBQ meal at "The Famous River Hot Dog Man," halfway on your river adventure next to a private island with picnic tables in the water! Their 4 hour river adventure (including lunch) - starts at an unbelievable $19.62 per person on weekdays!! A great way to spend the day with the kids or relax with a loved one. This is the most reasonably priced one day adventure that can be found in all of New Jersey. Visit their website for more information and reservation information or call them directly at 908-996-5386.
The best place to go kayaking, or canoeing in all of New Jersey!
2 South Beach Road, Lake Hopatcong, NJ
Steve Halperin, owner of Lakeview Marina, has been water-skiing for over 43 years. Lakeview Marina & Ski Instruction has all of the necessary equipment for all levels. They utilize only the top of the line skis, wakeboards, paddle boards, boats and safety equipment. From wakeboarding to skiing, knee boarding, paddle boarding, air chair & tubing, Lakeview Marina has it all. Come to Lakeview Marina to learn how to wakeboard and water ski from one of the best instructors in the area. Great rates and top of the line boats and equipment! Lakeview Marina also offers fishing trip excursion on any of their boats.
They feature a world class ski boat which is available for water skiing, tubing, hourly rentals, guided lake tours and driving instruction. Also, they offer first class gear for rent including a vast selection of tubes, wakeboards, water skis, children's rentals & vests. Please call Steve at 973-663-2935 in advance to confirm pricing and make reservations.
Twin River Tubing
4 Union Square, Phillipsburg, NJ
Twin Rivers Tubing: where two rivers meet, the adventure begins. Whether you rent a tube, kayak, raft or canoe, the cool, clear water of the Delaware River will welcome you to their small family business. Enjoy the summer season with fun and relaxation while spending time with family and friends at Twin Rivers Tubing. They are located just across the free bridge from historic downtown Easton at the Sandbar in Phillipsburg, New Jersey. After your float down the Delaware you can stop for a bite to eat and cold drink on their outdoor deck.
Float down the river with them!
Greenwood Lake Paddleboards
325 Lakeside Road, Hewitt, NJ 07421
Greenwood Lake Paddleboards rents, sells and repairs paddleboards and single and tandem Kayaks. They launch most rentals right from their lakefront store at Sportsman's Marina, but also deliver to private residences, local lakes and waterways. Delivery services are great for parties, family gatherings or a day at your favorite lake without the hassle of figuring out how to transport the boards or kayaks. Some customers come and load the boards or kayaks right onto their car to use anywhere, but you can also rent for hours or days. Greenwood Lake Paddleboards delivers to West Milford, Greenwood Lake and the surrounding area. Call for pricing. They also have a weekly schedule of yoga classes and group lessons, taught by a certified instructor.
Greenwood Lake is roughly 9 miles long and one mile wide. They are proud to offer easy and affordable access to Greenwood Lake. Their shop is on the New Jersey end of the lake. Because it is shallower than the New York side, it is less appealing to big boat traffic as well as safer for their customers. Come enjoy this beautiful local landmark for yourself!
Paddleboards and kayaks; rentals, sales, service & delivery
Miss Chris Kayak
1212 Wilson Drive, Cape May, NJ 08204
Paddle on the calm and quiet waters of Cape Island Creek with Miss Chris Kayak Rentals and Tours. Miss Chris Kayak has over 10 different styles of kayaks available to rent including single and double, hi-back, sit-on-top and much more as well as daily kayak tours and paddle board rentals. Rent by the hour, day or week! Price includes everything you need for a fun and safe adventure. During the summer rentals are available from 6:30am - 7pm and from 6:30am - 5pm during the spring and fall.
Guided kayak tours begin at 10am every day. Tours of the Salt Marsh take between 1 1/2 to 2 hours every day from May until October. The tour allows you to see birds and marine life up close, as well as the historic Cape May Harbor.
Kayak tours of beautiful Cape May
Mohawk Canoe & Livery
Squankum-Yellowbrook Rd., Farmingdale NJ 732-938-7755
Located in Farmingdale, NJ, Mohawk Canoe and Livery rents canoes and kayaks for use on the scenic Manasquan River. Their trips run through Allaire State Park, Wildlife Management Areas, rolling hills and, finally, a salt marsh estuary.
Hackensack Riverkeeper 231, Main Street, Hackensack, NJ 201-968-0808
Open every weekend April through the end of October, weather permitting, Hackensack Riverkeeper is open from 9 am until 6 pm. Reservations are required and subject to availability. Group activities are also available; call 201-968-0808 to inquire. CANOE RATES (per day): $25 per paddler (17 years and up) / $15 per passenger. Up to three adults, or two adults with one or two children is a comfortable fit and there must be at least two adult paddlers in each canoe. KAYAK RATES (per day): $25 per paddler (15 years and older) / no passengers They also have solo and tandem kayaks. NO solo paddling is permitted so if you want to paddle a solo kayak, bring a buddy for a second boat.
Row Your Boat Rentals
Swartswood Lake State Park, Swartswood, NJ 973-383-4200
Row Your Boat Rentals has all of the following for rent: rowboats, canoes, kayaks, peddle boats, sailboats: sail cats and sun fish. They also offer overnight camper's rates for people who enjoy spending time outdoors in the evenings.
Bel Haven Paddlesports
1227 Route 542, Egg Harbor City, NJ (609)-965-2628
Bel Haven Paddlesports is located in Southern New Jersey and they offer a variety of boat and water rentals. Consider renting a canoe, kayak, paddles and much more!
White Water Joy Ride
Take a white water joy ride in a kayak down the beautiful Delaware River. They also offer tubing, rafting and camping
Rent a kayak in Barnegat, NJ. Their goal is to provide top- notch professional instruction. You may go recreational Kayaking or Sea Touring Kayaking for the more experienced paddler. They rent state of the art Sea Kayaks.
Rent a 22' Sailboat or a 24' Pontoon on Greenwood Lake in Hewitt NJ South Shore Marina
Rent a canoe at Cedar Creek in Bayville, NJ.
NJ PONTOON BOAT RENTALS
PLACES TO GO CRABBING
IN NEW JERSEY
BEST CRABBING SPOTS IN NJ
BEST CRABBING SPOTS IN NJ
Beaver Dam Boat Rentals
514 Old Beaver Dam Rd., Newport, NJ (856) 447-3633
Kayak and Canoe Rentals as well as tours. Beaver Dam Boat Rentals is a great outdoor recreation destination. They offer an opportunity to spend the day crabbing, bird-watching, kayaking and canoeing. Also, they are a great, affordable family fun stop and have some of the best crabbing in the area.
Downe Creek Crabbing
They feature strong, safe, working crab boats with high sides and flat bottoms for your comfort. All of their boats have 3 or 4 bench seats which allow ample room for your party and all that gear. They are a family oriented business carrying a full line of crabbing supplies, fresh bait and souvenirs.
South Street Green Park
Keep going down South Green Street to the end and you will see the Park. This is a great crabbing spot in the Ocean County area! At the end of the road there is a small park area with railings around it, parking, a pavilion and a bathroom. The South Green Street Park is a perfect place to spend the afternoon crabbing because you'd be doing so right off the bulkhead. You will see other fellow crabbers who will be willing to lend a hand if you're not really sure how to crab.
Dividing Creek Boat Rentals
Route 553 at the Bridge 988 Main Street Dividing Creek, NJ 856-785-2828
Nestled in the Cumberland County's Wetlands, Dividing Creek Boat Rentals is fun for all. They have fishing, crabbing, bird watching and more...They feature 4 & 5 passenger Carolina Skiff boats and Evinrude Motors as well as the newest 6 passenger Carolina Skiff with optional canopy! Their customer assistance boat will check on you 3 or 4 times a day and their signs will let you know where the "hotspots" are for your water activity.
Fishing and Crabbing - First Bridge Marina & Kayaks
500 Great Bay Blvd. Tuckerton, NJ 1-800-50kayak
Kayaks available for fishing and crabbing. That's right! Their stable and recreational rental kayaks are now available so you can roam the back creeks or even the bay, where you can catch crabs and fish. This is one of the best ways to explore the area! Remember, kayaks only draw inches of water and are the perfect tool for getting into those hard to reach areas. These are the spots that are abundant with fish and without a doubt, blue claw crabs!
Playhouse Road E., Mystic Island
Down Radio Road, right before Big Creek Bridge, you will find Mystic Island. If you take a left turn at the end of road, you will a good spot for crabbing, right along the edge of the lagoon. There are also the remains of an old dock area with pilings that can be explored.
Big Creek Bridge, Mystic Island
Little Egg Harbor, NJ
Do not park near the bridge as the police will give you a ticket you if you are too close.
Bass River Bridge area
New Gretna, NJ
Bass River, under the Parkway and Rt. 9 bridge is a surprisingly good spot to crab. Tou will find it by going South on Rt. 9 and going over the bridge. If you make your first left or right and go back along the bridge, you should be set for a day of crabbing with the family.
End of Dock Road
Off Rt. 9 just south of West Creek. You can take Dock Street out to the end where you can happily spend the day crabbing. There is a new and very long bulkhead, bathroom facility and a small beach with a lifeguard post where you can spend the day.
Berkeley Island County Park
Offers fishing and crabbing as well as a playground for the kids to play.
(South of Point Pleasant) on Rt. 528/Mantoloking Road. North Side. 7-9 ft of water.
Between Lavallette and Seaside, NJ
On the Seaside Heights docks (also known as) Cranberry Inlet, between Lavallette and Seaside. Crabbing hasn't been amazing, but you can catch a good two to three dozen depending on the time you go and the weather. Many find that crabbing during a light drizzle or when its overcast is perfect.
Good Luck Point
In Ocean Gate, just a little south of the Seaside Bridge is a great spot. Additionally, there are little creeks by the Bridge to Nowhere just a hair North of the Causeway Bridge, by LBI.
114 Matts Landing Road, Heilerville, NJ 856-785-7001
Matt's Landing at Haase's Marina has more to offer than just great fishing. Multiple tidal ponds offer both quality and easy crabbing. You don't even need a boat or a license to enjoy this great activity and the whole family can participate! Crabbing is a great way to keep kids occupied in those long summer months with no school. Here at Haase's, they carry every type of crabbing equipment you could need. If your luck isn't the greatest when you are crabbing, they also sell live crabs that are brought in right off the boats daily.