DescriptionKaslo Shipyard Company offers houseboat charters on Kootenay Lake from Kaslo. Kootenay Lake offers 100 miles of clear fresh water, majestic mountains and stunning beauty. Kaslo Shipyard operates year-round. All ships are also available for fishing during the winter season. This is also a popular time for angler enthusiasts.
A fleet of 4 houseboats are offered:
M.V. Ariadne - 50 feet / sleeps 8
M.V. Cameronian - 35 feet / sleeps 4
M.V. Candide - 42 feet / sleeps 6
M.V. Mingulay - 54 feet / sleeps 8
The vessels vary in size and character, each is steel-hulled, powered by dependable inboard diesel engines and equipped with VHF independent frequency radios which keep the fleet in contact with each other and the office. Each also sports two full-railed decks, a lower walk-around deck surrounding the cabin and an upper patio deck for sun bathing and visiting.
Standard features include fridge, freezer, stove, oven, sink, bathroom, sleeping facilities, 12-volt supply for portable stereos, custom built fishing rod holders, dinghy with oars, safety equipment, fuel.
Supplied are blankets, pillows, cooking utensils, dishes, coffee pot, dish soap, garbage bags, cleaning agents, bath soap, towels, toilet paper, life jackets, shovel, axe, navigational charts and maps.
Here is what is suggested you bring: beach towel, camera, flashlight, fishing gear, food, beverages, ice, barbecue, lawn chairs, cooler, sleeping bags and sheets.
A variety of Vacation Packages are offered.
Check website for Charter Policies.