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Captain John's Fawn Harbor & Marina

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39369 N Shore Dr, Fawnskin, CA 92333
+1 909-866-6478
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Rented a "Speed" Boat

I would not rent another "Speed Boat" from Captain John's. The other activities here might be just... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
Thousand Oaks, California
Big Bear

Great place to go to the lake. Nice place to rent paddle board, canoes and kayaks. You can get... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Los Angeles, California
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  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“groupon” (4 reviews)
“kayaks” (3 reviews)
“equipment” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
39369 N Shore Dr, Fawnskin, CA 92333
+1 909-866-6478
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

I would not rent another "Speed Boat" from Captain John's. The other activities here might be just fine but paying well over $400 to rent a speed boat for 4 hours was not worth it. The boat was very old. Not in great shape. It...More

Thank darlafromto
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to go to the lake. Nice place to rent paddle board, canoes and kayaks. You can get coupons thru Groupon for all of this. Employers are awesome!!!

Thank C6776LQjaimec
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Booked SUP via Groupon. Arrived and was greeted by friendly informative staff. Drove down to dock and picked up equipment. Staff very attentive. It was our first time to Paddleboard so we stuck around the marina. Every time we came by the dock, the staff...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Great time. Had a mid-week Groupon. Guy at the dock was very helpful. I would read Paul S's Aug 2015 review on Paddles. Go early

Thank NippaW
Reviewed 30 May 2016

My daughter had gotten me a groupon for "Boat Tour for Two" as a Christmas gift. However when she went to make reservations, she was told we had to have four in order to use the groupon. We had to keep our fingers crossed that...More

Thank mariebU6719KB
Reviewed 17 August 2015

We rented paddle boards here. Everyone was so nice, I had been out on boards before but my friend was new to this. The staff was very helpful with guidance for both of us. We enjoyed the experience and will do it again.

Thank karenvizer
Reviewed 27 July 2015

A group of us rented a 10-passenger pontoon boat for a half day. The boat was clean and well-maintained. The audio system had a USB input so we could play our own tunes, and a few power ports for chargers. All safety equipment was in...More

Thank kenish
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Mixed feelings. We arrived in the morning, paid for our kayaks, got down to the marina, and no one was there to help us. Finally I grabbed the parking attendant and he helped us gut into the water. The time on the lake was fabulous....More

1  Thank JohnEllis3
Reviewed 10 September 2014

My husband and I wanted to get out on the water for a little bit for some serene viewing, but after 20 minutes out there we felt it wasn't quite what we expected. The staff were all very friendly and we quickly launched our kayak...More

Thank this_free_spirit
Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

Took my brother since neither of us have ever paddleboarded. He fell twice, me zero. Was a great workout. Super nice staff. Nice view. All u need is balance to paddleboard. Although the water is low and a bit muddy, which is not anyones fault...More

Thank Judy C
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