Business Closeup: Shoeder?s Sport Center in Rhinelander
Shoeder’s Sport Center in Rhinelander offers some unique ways to enjoy the great Northwoods. This business offers locals and visitors alike many different crafts to rent and to purchase in addition to installing new Shoremaster dock and boat lift systems.
Those looking for a new adventure will want to check out the many water crafts on display here for rent or for sale. There are several different types of kayaks available, including the traditional sit-in models along with sit-on-top models in which a kayaker can be level with the water. There are kayaks specifically outfitted just for anglers. Lengths vary from 8 to 16 feet and there are both single and tandem styles. Canoes are also available here, as well as pedal boats and, very popular now, are the stand-up paddle boards. The Pelican, Elie, Current Designs and Wenonah brands are featured. And new this year are Butterfly sailboats! In addition, Shoeder’s offers many accessories for all paddle sports, such as life vests, wet suits, roof racks and paddles.
Also for rent are two different types of campers: travel trailers and pop-up tent campers. They are clean and comfortable, and are a unique way to see all that the Northwoods has to offer.
Motor boats are available for rent at Shoeder’s as well. There are two sizes of pontoon boats to choose from, a 20-or 22-foot, with 50 or 60 horsepower four-stroke motors. Glastron ski boats are available with a 150 horsepower outboard motor. And for those looking for some speedier adventure, Shoeder’s has three passenger wave runners for rent that can pull a tube or skier.
Fishing enthusiasts will have lots of fun in the Ultra Craft Trophy boats that are available with 50 horsepower E-Tech motors. In addition, Shoeder’s has smaller aluminum boats that are powered by 20 horsepower Mercury four-stroke motors.
Golf cars are also a popular rental and sale item at Shoeder’s. These are great for those who have difficulty getting around and also work well at resorts, campgrounds and for those times when a smaller mode of transportation is needed to haul loads throughout a property.
In addition to all these fun rental items, Shoeder’s also installs, maintains and services ShoreMaster boat lifts and dock systems including floating, roll-in and traditional docks. They can custom arrange these systems to accommodate boats and lifts in many shapes and configurations. There are many types of accessories available for docks, including sturdy, comfortable furniture, ladders, steps, kayak/canoe racks, bumpers and lights.
The friendly and knowledgeable staff also delivers all these items to lakes, campgrounds or wherever a customer needs an item. They’ll even launch the boats or set up the campers all ready to go so the fun can start right away.
Shoeder’s Sport Center is located at 2226 N. Stevens St. in Rhinelander. The phone number is (715) 362-3535 or (866) 815-3535. The website address is www.shoederssport.com and the email address is [email protected] Also “like” Shoeder’s Sports Center on Facebook.