Sylvan Lake Boating Rental FAQ
Sun Sport Recreation is a locally owned Sylvan Lake company who loves the outdoors.
We are available for support via phone, chat and e-mail. Rentals can also be made online.
A damage deposit of $1,000 is required for all boats. This deposit is refundable within 24hrs after the rental, providing the boat is returned in the same condition as received.
The captain of your group needs to have a licence, this can be achieved several ways. If you don’t have one, you can take the course online to get your permanent license, or we can provide you with a temporary licence for the day. If the Captain wishes to do some water sports as well, we recommend a second person on the boat obtain a licence as well. We have teamed up with @BOATsmart to get you your license at a discount! Use this code: BOATSMART3 and receive $10 off! Codes can be redeemed at:
All of our boats are on the water.
The boat comes fully stocked with all necessary safety equipment, including life jackets, and water sports gear. Life jackets cover all various shapes and sizes.
Unfortunately dogs and pets often scratch upholstery. As a result, Pets are not allowed on our vessels.
Refunds must be requested within 48 hours of the order date for a full refund.
No alcohol, drugs or barbiturates can be on any rental. Additionally, any renter or passenger under the influence will be allowed on Sun Sport rentals
- Class five drivers license
- Credit card (Under renters name)
- $1,000 deposit on renters credit card
No. Sun Sport Recreation Insurance requires all deposits to be placed with a credit card. Credit card must be under the name of the renter.
All drivers must be 18 years of age or older and possess a valid class 5
A Boat license is NOT required, but is recommended. All drivers must complete the boating safety competency checklist. A Sun Sport representative ensures the operator fully understands the safety and operational checklists
Sun Sport requires 48 hour advance notice for cancellations. Cancellations under 48 hours are subject to forfeiture of deposit.
There is no cancellation notice required. Sun Sport Recreation will not allow rentals on the water under poor and dangerous conditions to ensure their renters safety.
Renters are to be present 30 minutes prior to rental to complete contract and water safety training. Your rental begins at your designated rental time. Renters will be charged for full booked rental time if they show up late. Sun Sport suggests to give an extra hour for travel to account for road conditions and busy town traffic.
- Renters must idle (8km) in the cove
- Machines must be turned off while people are in the water around it.
- Renter is responsible for ensuring the safety of all others using the waterways.
- Sun Sport Recreation reserves the right to charge 3 times the rental for every minute the rental is over.
- Sun Sport recreation reserves the right to refuse rental and remove renters off the water if they do not adhere to our stated rules.