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2nd Full Moon Party of the Season!

2nd Full Moon Party at Horseshoe Bend Marina July 3rd 6-10pm! Come howl at the Moon and enjoy a free concert on the beach with Doc Fields and the Cyberdelic Voodoo for the second Full Moon Party of the Season. Marina specials all day long, beer on tap as well. Beer sold all day long. Located 14 miles from Lovell in the Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area! For more info call 307-899-1401 or 307-548-7230.

2nd Full Moon Party at Horseshoe Bend Marina July 3rd and 4th!

2nd Full Moon Party at Horseshoe Bend Marina July 3rd and 4th 6 – 10 pm.  Come join the fun and enjoy a free concert on the beach at Horseshoe Bend with Doc Fields and the Cyberdelic Voodoo.  Marina specials both days with beer for sale all day.  This will be epic so mark your calendars for a great holiday weekend out at the Lake.  For more info call 307-548-7230 or 307-899-1401.

Capt’s class to be held in Post Falls, Idaho – April 27th – May 8th

GET YOUR CAPTAIN’S LICENSE NOW! USCG approved OUPV 6 Pack Captain’s license training class being offered in Post Falls, Idaho April 27th through May 8th! For anyone who wishes to step up their game and professional credentials on the water. Successful applicants can take six paying passengers on guided fishing trips, boat tours or whatever on any navigable waters of the United States. Offered under the auspices of Zenith Maritme. For more into, call me at 307-899-1401307-899-1401. Cost $1295 pp

Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area made MSN’s top 10 places to visit!

We made it in the top 10 Places to visit in America!  Check out Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area on MSN’s top 10 places to visit and then book a tour with us.  Here are the links: and

U.S.C.G Approved Capt’s License training dates for spring 2015

Hi everyone, Wanted to let you know we have two different dates for OUPV (6 Pack) License Training dates coming to you this spring from Zenith Maritime – Western Region.  The first is April 6 – 17 th with a Master’s Upgrade through the 20th in Helena, Montana.  Cost is $1195 pp and $450 additional for the upgrade.  Second class is in Post Falls, Idaho at North Idaho State College April 27 – May 8th.  There is no upgrade option as this is a 6 Pack License training session only!  Cost of business is higher there so the cost is $1295 pp.  For info:  email Capt. Mark at or call 307-899-1401.  A $250.00 non-refundable deposit is required to secure a seat in the upcoming classes.  Attendance is limited to 24 persons per class.

Reservations for 2015 are being taken now! Stay tuned for our special events calendar

The calendar is up for 2015!  Thank you all for your patience.  If you don’t see a day available that you want, drop us an email and we will try and accommodate you.  We are looking forward to seeing you on the water in 2015!

USCG Approved Capt. Class Helena MT 10/6 – 10/17

Zenith Maritime – Western Region is holding a OUPV (6 Pack) Captain’s course in Helena MT October 6 – 17, 2014 at the Air National Guard Base by the Helena Airport.  A Master’s upgrade is also available  which would complete on the 20th of October.  This license allows you to take 6 paying passengers for hire and is typically what is required for fishing guides.  The Master’s upgrade is unlimited passengers but is limited to your sea time experience and tonnage rating by the CG.  The schedule is Mon – Thurs 8 – 6 and following week Mon – Wed 8 – 6, Thurs. review and Friday test.  The subjects covered are navigation and piloting, charting, rules of the road and deck general.  Cost:  $1195 pp (6 Pack); Masters upgrade $450.  A $250 non-refundable deposit is due upon sign up….

Free concert on the beach at Horseshoe Bend Marina Saturday Aug. 30th

You’re invited to a End of Summer bash at Horseshoe Bend Marina on Saturday, Aug 30th.  Join us for marina specials on food and boat tours all day.  Then at 4 Doc Fields and the Cyberdelic Voodoo takes the stage with a concert on the beach.  Admission is free, so don’t wait, come on down and have some fun.  BYOB.

Bring 10 people and save!

The summer getting hot and it’s time to hit the water.  Come to Horseshoe Bend Marina and rent kayaks, canoes and paddle boats.  Boat tour specials are available for groups of ten or more!  Come join us for a fun filled day at the lake and book a tour on line at  

The season is full on! Come out and join us for a great time on the water.

The season is on and we are totally geared up for a great one.  We are planning a few events this summer and would like some input on them.  July 19th is Bighorn Lake days and there will be boat rides, specials in the Marina and all kinds of good fun.  Come out and see what this area is all about and you’ll want to come back again.  We plan on having special events for the sunset cruises on Friday and Saturday nights starting at 6:30 p.m. and we plan on having a band out in the covered pavillion area this summer as well.  You can always check us out on facebook ( or twitter to see what we have coming up.  There will not be a band at Horseshoe Bend Marina this week.  Look for updates on new dates…

USCG Approved Capt’s Class in Helena, MT 5/19 – 5/30

56 Hour OUPV (6 Pack) Class being held in Helena, Montana at the Air National Guard Base.  If you are looking to become a professional mariner, this is the course for you.  Intensive 2 weeks with a master’s upgrade option as well.  Cost:  $1195 pp/ upgrade an additional $405.  Class starts at 8 a.m.  for more information, please contact Capt. Mark at 307-899-1401 or email today!  Offered by Zenith Maritime – Western Region.