Winterization Service Request

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Winterization Service Request

Mercury MerCruiser

Bridge Marina provides the safest, most thorough engine winterization possible and includes a FREE 75+ Point Inspection that provides a detailed report of your boat and trailer.

Please fill out the form below to request your winterization service with us.  Please call us at (973) 663-1976 should you have any questions. Thank you!

Why Winterize with Bridge Marina? 

Our location,facility, services, staff, and certifications set us apart from the rest:

  • Winterization includes a FREE 75+ POINT INSPECTION reviewing the condition of the critical components of your boat, engine, accessories and trailer.
  • We provide THE MOST thorough engine winterization process in Lake Hopatcong, utilizing Mercury/Quicksilver/Volvo fluids and parts, -100º F antifreeze products, and heavy duty shrink wrap materials.
  • We are Lake Hopatcong’s ONLY New Jersey DEP certified Clean Marina. We have voluntarily taken great steps and measures to limit our service department’s impact on the environment and protect our lake’s fragile environment.  
  • Bridge Marina is nationally recognized as “MARINA OF THE YEAR” twice – we are the ONLY marina in New Jersey to ever receive such recognition.  Bridge Marina is also a local award winner – we are proud to be the Daily Record Reader's Choice "Best of the Best" winner year after year.

We are centrally located on Lake Hopatcong… so drop your boat by land or water, or have us come pick it up from your dock or driveway.

Request Your Winter Service

Please fill out the form below to request your winterization service.  We are here to help - please call us at (973) 663-1976 should you have any questions. Thank you!

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Please Tell Us About Yourself

Please tell us about your boat

Winterization Services and Materials Please check all the services you require

  • Delivery or Pick Up

    We will pick up or drop off, up to 10 miles, by land or water

  • Use of Bridge Marina Trailer

  • Boat Haul Out

  • Bottom Clean

  • Engine Winterization

    The Safest and Most Thorough available! Your engine is drained of water and any sediment, flushed with rust inhibiting antifreeze, drained of antifreeze and any remaining sediment, and plugs removed for winter. Fuel system stabilized, carburetor and combustion chambers protected for winter, all fluids reviewed and topped off, all points lubricated on the engine, stern drive and more, all electrical points protected, and battery disconnected for the winter. Includes FREE 75+ Point Inspection & Report - a detailed report of the vital points on your boat & trailer.

  • Trailer Service

    Grease wheel bearing fittings, lubricate winch, jack & coupler, clean light connector, check tire pressure, and check brake fluid.

  • Oil Change

    Recommended every fall before storage to assure your engine is stored with clean fluids, and to assure maintenance is kept on schedule.

  • Fuel filter replacement

    Suggested each fall to assure contaminants removed from fuel system. Replace of standard spin-on type fuel filters or standard in line fuel filters. (Additional charges will apply for certain model filters).

  • Stern drive service

    Our Basic Service, recommended each fall, includes removal and replacement of lower unit gear oil; this assures storage with clean fluids and clean fluids to start out next spring. Our Comprehensive Full Service is recommended every 2-3 years; this service starts with replacement of your lower unit gear oil. The stern drive is then removed; the u-joints and spline are greased and inspected. Your alignment and interior bellows reviewed plus all points on the lower unit are greased. New gaskets are applied and the housing and stern drive is reinstalled.

  • Water systems

    Draining of water and replace/flush the system with non-toxic biodegradable antifreeze.

  • Portable toilet

    Winterize with non-toxic antifreeze. (Add $85 for any black water drain/disposal/sanitize)

  • Shrink Wrap

    We will prepare your vessel’s interior for winter, build a strong winter frame, install mildew bags in your interior, and then install heavy duty shrink wrap to keep winter elements out. Finally, a set of vents are installed to help moisture escape. Priced by vessel type & actual overall length.

  • Fuel

    Tanks should be left near full or near empty. We will add treated ValvTect Marine Fuel to fill your tank. Market price.

  • Block boat

    For boats without trailers we carefully set boat on cribbing with specialized equipment.

  • Winter Storage (Vessel)

    Your vessel will be secure & looked after all winter on our fenced, secure property through April 15 of the following year.

Please provide any other services or issues you would like us to review for you:

Please note that pricing is subject to change based on boat condition and services requested and required.

  

We're Lake Hopatcong's Award-Winning Marina

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Nationwide Marina of the Year

Nationwide Marina of the Year

Nationally Recognized 2010 Marina of the Year by Marina Dock Age Magazine.

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TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence

TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence

Recognized by TripAdvisor® for superior service

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Industry Certified Dealership

Industry Certified Dealership

Proud to be a Marine Industry Certified Dealership

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Certified Clean Marina

Certified Clean Marina

The first and only fresh water Clean Marina in New Jersey.

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Nationwide Marina of the Year

Nationwide Marina of the Year

Nationally recognized 2011 Marina of the Year by ValvTect marine fuel.

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Marine Trades Association of NJ

Marine Trades Association of NJ

Member and Board of Directors Member, Marine Trades Association of New Jersey

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Association of Marine Industries

Association of Marine Industries

Board of Directors Member, Association of Marine Industries

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American Boat & Yacht Council

American Boat & Yacht Council

Member, American Boat & Yacht Council

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Best Marina of Lake Hopatcong

Best Marina of Lake Hopatcong

Lake Hopatcong News & Reviews 2011 Best of Lake Hopatcong winner.

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Best Outdoor Amusement

Best Outdoor Amusement

Voted Best Outdoor Amusement in 2014, 2015 by the Daily Record

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