fishing boat

  • Equipment Description

    Our fishing boats are 16.5’ Crestliner, single console boats capable of handling four people. They are fully outfitted with fish finders, bow mount trolling motors with onboard chargers, rod lockers and holders, casting platform, and a livewell.

  • Included with Rental

    All our pontoon & fishing boats come with their own trailer, fish finders, livewell, blue-tooth sound system, fenders, life jackets, anchors, tie off ropes, paddles, horns, and smooth and quiet 4 stroke, electric start motors.  Pontoon boats are equipped with the same items but also  bimini (canvas) top, swim ladder and platform. In addition, we offer delivery service at an additional charge (highly recommended for pontoon boats).

  • Reservations

    In order to reserve your reservation, first you must pay the entire amount up front. In addition, booking online is the best method to which you should reserve

  • Cancellations

    Cancellations prior to 14 calendar days of the start of the rental receive a full refund, less a $75 per reservation Cancellation Fee. However, a cancellations made 14 days or less, shall receive a fifty percent (50%) refund and forfeit any remaining balance. 

  • Location

    13679W Thannum Fire Lane,. Hayward, WI 54843.  We are located off US Hwy 63, 8 miles north of Hayward and 8 miles south of Cable, WI in Sawyer County.

  • Rental Durations & Prices

    Varies but range from 1 to 7 days.  Unless otherwise stated: rentals start at 10am. Of course, you can click on the Pontoons & Fishing Boat button for rates, availability or to reserve.

  • Operator Licensing

    To operate our watercraft you must be 16 years of age or older (minors must be accompanied by a guardian or parent) and have a valid state-issued automobile drivers license. For more information visit: A person who was born on or after January 1, 1989, and who is 16 years of age or older may operate a motorboat only if he or she has completed a boating safety course accepted by Wisconsin DNR AND is accompanied by a parent or guardian and that person holds a valid boating safety certificate or was born before January 1, 1989. Wisconsin does have reciprocity with some states in terms of operating licenses.  We encourage everyone, though, to take the online safety course..

  • Security Deposit / No Insurance Coverage

    Runamuk requires customers to provide a $1500 per unit security deposit before assuming care and custody, operating or using, any of its equipment.   We will process the security deposit on the day before or of the beginning of the rental activity.  Runamuk processes security deposit transactions as a credit card authorization.  We do not accept cash or checks for use as a security deposit. 

    Runamuk Rides does not offer or provide operators, passengers, or renters (i.e., "participants") with any sort of insurance coverage nor in any way do we insure our guests.  Participants assume all liability associated with their use of Runamuk's equipment.  Contact your insurance agent to determine insurance coverage or availability.  

    Before reserving you must read, understand and agree to our terms and conditions of use and waiver of liability agreements.  Visit our website and look for the "Waiver and Rental Agreement" button near the bottom of the screen or visit Release of Liability & Terms and Conditions of Use Agreements (