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Boaters entering the Port of Rouses Point from Canada must stop at one of the village marinas for inspection by the Border Patrol.

The Port of Rouses Point's Gaines Marina & Services has been operating as a family business since 1928. Gaines Marina offers summer dockage and a summer/winter docking package. Gaines Marina offers a sheltered harbor with 120 slips (including six handicapped accessible) and berths up to 18.3 meters (60 feet) with depths from 3.7 to 4.3 meters (12 to 14 feet). Gaines Marina is a full-service marina. Water and electricity are available at most docks, and the marina contains a fuel dock with gas and diesel. Gaines Marina amenities include pump-out service, restrooms and showers, barbecue grills, laundry, phone, ice, and Wi-Fi service, and a snack bar.

The Port of Rouses Point's Gaines Marina offers a variety of services for boaters. These include hauling, launching, loading/unloading; indoor and outdoor winter storage; rental of boat stands; land storage; inside storage for dinghies and motors; and bucket truck services. Other services offered by Gaines Marina in the Port of Rouses Point include mast stepping, bottom wash, shrink wrap, boat cleaning and pressure washing, and buffing and waxing. Gaines Marina in the Port of Rouses Point offers mechanical system repairs, outboard and inboard winterization (including jet-ski), boat restorations, hull repair, carpentry, and fiberglass and gelcoat repair.

Barcombs Marina & Mott Marine in the Port of Rouses Point is the nearest marina to the border with Canada. Offering 111 slips with power and water, Barcombs also has a complete service department and The Last Resort lounge. During the 2012 season, dockage at the Port of Rouses Point's Barcombs Marina for up to 5.8 meters (19 feet) was $30 per foot and includes water and power. Dockage for 6.1 meters (20 feet) and above was $20 per foot and includes one haul, one launch, and bottom wash. For customers who use summer dockage, winter storage is available at from $20 to $23 per foot. Winter storage for non-docking customers at this Port of Rouses Point marina is from $22 to $25 per foot. Barcombs also offers summer land storage and jack stand rentals.

The Port of Rouses Point's Mott Marine has the latest computer diagnostic equipment for servicing vessels. It is also an authorized dealer for sales and service of Mercury Outboards, Nissan Marine, MerCruiser Stern drives and inboards, and Kohler Marine generators. This Port of Rouses Point service is equipped with a 35-ton marine travel lift and a 15-ton hydraulic trick crane. Mott Marine also offers heavy marine salvage and salvage divers.

The Marina Lighthouse in the Port of Rouses Point is a full-service marina. The marina has service docks with alongside depth of 3.7 meters (12 feet), and the docks include fuel, electricity, pump-out service, water, ice, washrooms and showers, and on-site Customs services. Facilities include a laundry, a ships store, and abundant parking. The restaurant-bar at this Port of Rouses Point marina has a swimming pool, and there is an on-site regatta club. The marina is equipped with a travel lift and a launching ramp, and it offers mast stepping.

A frequent overnight visitor to the Port of Rouses Point's Gaines Marina is Vermont Discovery Cruises' Moonlight Lady. The vessel replicates a 1920s inland waterway cruiser with eight cabins, private bathrooms, and generous window views of the lake. The Admiral Deck library/lounge has a large-screen TV and game tables.

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