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Car/Scooter Rental in Soldotna

Maryville, Tennessee
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Car/Scooter Rental in Soldotna

Is there a place in or near Soldonta that we can rent a Scooter/Golf Cart? We will arrive there in June and be staying for 3 months. We will be in a RV. Renting a car for that length of time is expensive. Just wanting to explore the area. Thank you.

Destination Expert
for Seward
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1. Re: Car/Scooter Rental in Soldotna

You wouldn't be able to drive a golf cart on the roads. Better off finding a cheap car to buy. craigslist.com is where I would start looking. There are a few used car lots around there also. Or why not do as most others and just drive the RV around!

New York
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2. Re: Car/Scooter Rental in Soldotna

Have you looked in Kenai? The airport is there, so may be a car rental vendor. I've never seen any "scooter" rentals, motorcycles- yes, out of Anchorage. I would not expect any bargains.

Healy, Alaska
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for Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska
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3. Re: Car/Scooter Rental in Soldotna

It might help if you share where exactly you will be in Soldotna and perhaps what you will be doing, so we could better help you. I am guessing a campground host or something, which is why you need transport, since the RV maybe parked all summer. You could get an ATV but most of those are just as expensive as a used car and aren't allowed on streets, just direct roads/trails. I would probably buy a car in Anchorage on your way to Soldotna, since you would have more of a selection, but you could wait until you get to Soldotna, knowing you will have less of a selection.

Anchorage, Alaska
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4. Re: Car/Scooter Rental in Soldotna

Alaska doesn't have scooter or moped classifications, if it has two wheels and a motor, it's a motorcycle and you need a motorcycle endorsement and registration to operate it on the streets. Seeing as how the moped season is only about 4 months long, that makes some sense. Buying a beater car is probably your best bet. You could also buy some very cheap bikes at Walmart and donate them to the Salvation Army when you leave.

Lake Tahoe...
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5. Re: Car/Scooter Rental in Soldotna

Am I missing something here? I got the impression that the OP is physically challenged and needed one of those things only visiting some cruise ship passengers would have. If so I would suggest contacting Central Peninsula Hospital to see about renting one. Then I read more carefully. This is Alaska and I have yet to see anyone riding a golf cart

6. Re: Car/Scooter Rental in Soldotna

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