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8137 S Glen Lake Rd, Glen Arbor, MI 49636-9723
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

We moored our boat here while on vacation and were very pleased with the service. Very friendly staff. Ice on site, which is convenient. Car parking is a bit spotty and there are no actual bathrooms at the marina (just port o potties). It's also...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 943sue
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Beware: On The Narrows web site advertised fees are considerably lower than what they will attempt to charge you. We called to rent jet skis but when we arrived at the reserved time, found the charges to be twice what we were quoted the previous...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kyounts1954
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Easiest way for someone to rent a speedboat , pontoon or jet ski and enjoy Big Glen or Little Glen. Carved out by a glacier a long time ago, the National Park Service has kept this area relatively unchanged . Voted a long time ago...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank bobricketts77
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing time on Big Glen. The staff were wonderful. The boat was comfortable and clean. The water was spectacular - parallel to the Caribbean. We will be back 👍

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank chrissylantry
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We had a great time with a 2, 9, and 11 year old cruising around the lakes. Super friendly and courteous staff. Yes they were all teenagers, but hard-working and attentive. Very knowledgeable. Beautiful 2 hour pontoon ride with family.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank BookwormMomof2
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

I have reserved a sailboat the last couple years. Both times with any wind it has been canceled. I was able to rent last year the day after I was canceled due to wind but there was so little wind it was hardly worth it....More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Tim S
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We usually rent late in the season, however, we were in town earlier than normal for 2016's trip. We have never had a bad experience with on the narrows but previously some of their staff could be standoffish and not overly helpful. It is usually...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Itshim104
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We called the day before to reserve a pontoon for the next day. We paid over the phone for our party of 10. We planned to ski/tube the afternoon away! Upon arriving we were told they overbooked the reservation, and the pontoon we booked was...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 7 July 2016

Every summer we rent a jet ski from On the Narrows for one-hour, and we have a blast cruising around Glen Lake. It's amazing to experience the lake from a different perspective. For us, an hour is long enough to get our fix. It's best...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Hanna S
Reviewed 13 July 2015

I have always had great experiences at On the Narrows Marina. I don't know what these people are talking about, the owners have always went out of their way to assist us every year that we have rented from them. The staff is young but...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Mike J
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