A Boating Tradition Since 1925

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THE HEART OF A BOATING COMMUNITY

E.J. Mertaugh Boat Works is a full-service marina. We can store, restore, service, launch, and haul-out your boat.

Whether wood or fiberglass, old or new, we've got you taken care of.

Check out some of what we offer below.

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Storage and Dockage

E.J. Mertaugh Boat Works offers  heated storage, cold storage, indoor storage, for both power boats and sailboats during summer and winter.

 

E.J. Mertaugh Boat Works also rent docks seasonally for a flat rate.

We will celebrate our 100th Anniversary in 2025!

Launching and Hauling

Launching and Hauling

E.J. Mertaugh Boat Works can get your boat in and out of the water.  We lauch boats up to 30 feet with our private launch ramp.

We also have a travel lift for boats up to 60 tons alongside a fleet of hydraulic trailers to transport your boat to and from our heated and cold storage facilities.

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FUEL DOCK

Our lakeside, full service, drive-up fuel dock is open to the public Memorial Day to Labor Day.

Hours:

Monday thru Firday

8am to 5pm

Saturday

9am-3pm

Sunday

11am-3pm

Brokerage

Brokerage

E.J. Mertaugh Boat Works offers boat brokerage on restored wooden boats, fiberglass boats, aluminum boats as well as other fine water crafts from around the world.

Complete details about each boat offered are available here.

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Outboards

E.J. Mertaugh Boat Works is a licensed Evinrude/BRP and Yamaha dealership, and our crew is fully capable of rigging your new motor. 

Our Mechanics are Yamaha & MerCruiser Certified and ABYC Certified to best service your inboard and outboard motors.

SNEAK A PEEK BEHIND THE SCENES

We're busy launching, hauling, sanding, varnishing, caulking seams, diagnosing outboards and various other extremely interesting marina related activities. Follow us on Instagram to see photos of the action and day to day events! 

HOURS

Summer (Memorial Day to Labor Day)

Mon-Fri: 8AM-5PM

Sat: 9AM-3PM

Sun: 11AM-3PM

 

Winter

Mon-Fri: 8AM-4PM

Sat: CLOSED

Sun: CLOSED

ADDRESS

Physical

E.J. Mertaugh Boat Works

296 S Hessel Point Rd

Hessel, MI 49745

 

Mailing

E.J. Mertaugh Boat Works

P.O. Box 40

Hessel, MI 49745

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