Master Capt. Miguel Mercado
Retired USCG Captain – 6 Pack License – *Most Reviewed Captain on Lake Austin*
– Over 50 – 5 Star Reviews –
“Alright, alright , alright”
– Matthew McConaughey
Michael is an Austin native with 19 years of boat driving experience. He loves wake boarding, wake surfing and having a great time on the lake with his life long friends (who are also Austin Rental Boat Captains!). His many years of boating experience and lake knowledge will insure your group has a safe and memorable time on the water. If you’re looking for the real deal in lake FUN ask for Captain Michael on the booking page today!
“Can’t complain but I still do.”
25 years in the marina/resort industry.
Owned jetski rental/parasail/boat business 20+ years.
Driven boats ranging from personal watercraft (jetskis) to 85ft luxury yachts.
Sailed from Thailand to India winter of 2012
Capt. Chris V.
TexStar – Search and Rescue
Capt. Chris is a TexStar Search and Rescue first responder and you can rest assured knowing you are in good hands when Captain Chris is taking you out.
“No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it’s not the same river and he’s not the same man.” -Heraclitus
Being a captain for ARB on lake Austin has been a great experience for me. It’s enabled me to have countless conversations with interesting people all while catching some rays. Every time I go out I know there’s going to be good vibes and it’s an honor to be able to contribute.
“Don’t take life too seriously, nobody makes it out alive”
“They call me captain Jack. I am a TAMUCC graduate that grew up on lake Travis. Just a lake rat that loves the water” @Papa_Squita
I’m here to serve
Captain josh here! Been boating my whole life pretty much. Grew up on lake Travis, I’m an Austin native lived here for 26 years. The lake is my second home. I’m kind of a lake rat. Party on and party strong! …But stay safe.
I’m not here for a long time , but I’m here for a good time
Jeron has been boating in the Austin area his whole life, and began captaining over 10 years ago! His knowledge of the Austin area lakes will ensure that anyone he is captain of will have some AWESOME, (SAFE), FUN memories to look back on! Ask for captain J-RON for a perfect time on the water!
Capt Jay Tinney
I’ll Cater the boat if you want a Captain that can cook! I treat corporate groups, large parties and more. I have been Catering and cooking Barbecue for over 20 years. I have been driving on Lake Austin all my life too. Safety is a big priority of mine so I can assure you will be safe, comfortable and fed when you have me as your Captain.
Capt. S. Smith
“Don’t look back, you’re not going that way”
Capt. Smith is an avid outdoorsman and grew up on the water. I have sailed from Corpus to the southern tip of Florida and back. I have been an avid boater all my life and Safety is always #1. Let me be your Captain and I’ll take care of you and your group. 🙂
“Once in a while you get shown in the light in the strangest of places if you look at it right” -G.D, Scarlet Begonias
Sean is an Austin native with 19 years of boat driving experience. Like many of our Captains, he enjoys wake boarding, wake surfing and being out on the lake whenever he can. You’ll experience the lake like a local with Captain Sean and his best friends (who are also Austin Rental Boat Captains!). Ask for Captain Sean on the booking page today!
Our Rental Boats and Party boats are all manned by our highly rated and seasoned Captains. Our Captains will keep you safe and let you relax while you enjoy a day out on Lake Austin.
All of our Captains are TPWD Boaters safety course certified and most have advanced boating licenses, CPR certifications, Search and Rescue First Responders and more which makes our Captains the most professional and qualified Captains on Lake Austin. Reserve your boat today with the best Captains in Austin. Safety is our #1 priority!