20267 State 226, Park Rapids, MN 56470 (218) 732-0798 johnsonservice@gmail.com

Marine Services

Johnson’s on the Water maintains a certified shop with more than thirty years of technician experience. We provide service for the entire central Minnesota lakes area including Park Rapids, Walker, Menahga, Itasca, Big Sand Lake, Potato Lake, Fishhook Lake, Long Lake, Leech Lake and many more.

Engine Repair

Our staff is comprised of fully certified technicians that promise to get your boat back on the water and keep it working in top condition. We service most makes and models of engines and outboard motors. We are also dealers and full service providers of Mercury and MotorGuide marine engines.

Lake/House Calls

If you are stuck in the water and in need of assistance, we are always ready to help. We operate service calls to our clients’ locations on the water or land. If you are within a 30-mile radius around Park Rapids you can always call us for assistance.


Are you looking to make a few repairs on your boat or pontoon to have it looking as good as new? Look no further, we have the expertise to handle all your repair needs. Our refurbishing services include wiring, floor repairs and replacement, and motor rigging among many others.

Canvas Work

Canvas allows you to extend your boating season with some style. Our expertise and talent in shaping canvas for boats comes from years of experience. We have the capabilities to meet all your canvas and upholstery needs. However, our expertise does not extend to repair or replacement of canvases on boat lifts.


Our services are not just limited to repairs; we also offer our clients pick-up and delivery services for their boats and pontoons if they are within a 30-mile radius of Park Rapids. We take deep pride in our timely nature and will always notify our clients in case of any delay in delivery or pick up.


If you are not using MotorGuide it is safe to say that you are not on your full potential. For our clients that wish to explore their full potential, we sell MotorGuide at fair prices. We also give warranties. We have the expertise to service the MotorGuide in case there is a problem.


We are an authorized dealer of Power Poles. You can purchase the shallow water anchoring system at reasonable prices in our store. We are also certified to service them in case you are having difficulties.


We offer both outdoor and indoor storage options depending on the preferences of our clients. For those clients that opt for the full winterization and winter storage package they also get our summarization services. To protect your boat from the harsh weather we ensure it is carefully wrapped before storage.

For any clarification or to find out more about our services, you can always get in touch with our offices.

If you have questions about our services or service area, please contact us. We are ready to help!