Looking to rent something while visiting Cape San Blas?

First decision is where do you want to rent? See options below to guide you.

Your vacation fun can include bike rentals, kiddie kart rentals, stand up paddle boards, kayaks, tandem kayaks, beach chairs and umbrellas, beach or fishing cart, skim board, body boards, canoes, BBQ and more at Scallop Cove Bait and Tackle or St Joe State Park on Cape San Blas.

  • Day use in St Joe State Park? Click Here to reserve your pontoon, kayaks, SUP's and more!
  • Day use from Scallop Cove Bait and Tackle dock? See below options, and when you get to Cape San Blas, come to Scallop Cove Bait and Tackle and we will get you set up. Currently no reservations, so first come first serve at this location.
  • Rent for a day or up to a week at your house? Half of our fleet is available to be reserved for an entire week. You must pick it up on Sunday and be returned on Sat. We do not do deliveries, so keep that in mind. The other half the fleet is available for walk ups. Walk ups can be rented anywhere from half day up to a week.

Reserve your rental for a week below or

if you want a shorter rental, come in person at Scallop Cove Bait and Tackle Shop.

Reserve your pontoon boat today

Rent items inside State Park

Are  you interested in launching from the State Park? Check out our rentals there.

Leave No Trace Advisory and Beach Rules

Please be aware of this ordinance.  If the equipment you are renting is removed because of failure to adhere to this ordinance, you will be charged for new equipment.

In order to protect our shoreline, provide a healthy habitat for nesting sea turtles, preserve our pristine environment and assure all residents and visitors can enjoy our wonderful beaches, Gulf County has enacted a Leave No Trace ordinance that regulate the following:

  • All unattended personal items (chairs, tents, toys, kayaks, etc.) must be removed daily from the beach no later that one hour after published time of sunset and can be placed back on beach after sunrise the following day. Items left on the beach will be considered abandoned and subject to removal by County Staff. Once removed from the beach, items will no be returned.
  • All holes created must be filled in prior to leaving the beach each day.
  • Overnight camping must not be within 400 feet of any waterfront residence.
  • Glass bottles, containers, etc are prohibited on Gulf County beaches.
  • Bonfires are permissible, but must not be within 100 feet of any structure and all remnants must be extinguished and removed from the beach that same day. All items other than natural wood are prohibited from burning (i.e. - pallets, wood with screws or nails, pressure-treated wood, etc.)
  • All trash must be removed from the beach.
  • Per Gulf County Ordinance 2008-20, pets must be on leashes at all times.
  • Beach driving is permitted with a valid Beach Driving Permit which can be obtained at the Gulf County Tax Collectors office Mon-Fri 9:00am-5:00pm.


Check out our bait and tackle shop for all your fishing needs, including live bait, rods, etc

Taking food with you on our adventure?

Get some food to go at our Cove Cafe. Call ahead to order or come in and we have all the food, snacks and drinks to help make your adventure perfect.

Official Cape Growler Station

Check out the local tap craft beers we have and fill a growler with what you'd like. We sell plastic beach friendly growlers or bring one of your own in to fill up today.