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Address: 28200 Highway 189, Lake Arrowhead Village, Lake Arrowhead, CA 92352-9700
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Three generations of my family learned to water ski at Mac's

The teachings are safety first, style later and they make it comfortable and easy to take any fear from young beginning skiers.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 October 2016
Carole E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The teachings are safety first, style later and they make it comfortable and easy to take any fear from young beginning skiers.

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Thank Carole E
Mission Viejo, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

This is an excellent way to get a start water skiing. We wanted our 10 year old grandson to get a lesson (first time) on water skiing. The staff were all outstanding. The school has the right equipment and dock setup to work with all levels of instruction. We liked the session so much that we came back the next... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

I booked a weekday morning Wakeboard run at 9:00am, and met the "crew" at McKenzie Water Ski School that morning. Everyone there was friendly and very helpful. I am an experienced Wakeboarder, and look forward to taking wakeboard runs when we travel wherever possible. You can't ask for a much better way to start the morning than in beautiful Lake... More 

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Los Angeles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015

We gave our son a lesson here. Regardless of whether you are visiting or local, they provide a great (and reasonable) learning experience. Great equipment and very safe.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2015

Highly recomended, I reckon they can get pretty much anyone up and skiing, no matter what the age. Very patient and charming instructors and organisation

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Los Angeles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

My husband and boys had the best time. The instructors were patient, helpful and fun(ny). I didn't ski, but I rode in the boat each ride to take pictures. I had the best time. The Lake was clean and not too cold. We'll go again next time we visit. Maybe I'll ride.

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Newport Coast
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Holly and the instructors were all great to work with and made us feel comfortable from the moment we arrived. The instructors were great - we had 3 teens and a mom all of whom were new to skiing and we all stood up and skied around the lake. we had some extra time after we were all done skiing,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2014

Thank you McKenzie Water Ski School for making our summer weekend get-a-way so memorable! My 10 year old daughter was brave enough to give it a go and she was up skiing, thanks to the wonderful instructor, on her first try! AMAZING! The entire staff from checking in, from the instructor who helped to get my daughter ready for her... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2014

Our whole lot of family and friends (there were 11 of us) had a fantastic morning skiing with the McKenzie's! Since we went on a weekday, which I highly recommend as the weekends are crazy in the summer, we had two tandem boats going at the same time. They got 8 of the 11 of us up (three of the... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2014

So we brought our grand kids up to Lake Arrowhead on two occasions. Once in June of 2012, and once in June of 2013. We called and left messages "both times" for them to call us back concerning a one hour private boat ride around the lake. No phone calls were ever returned. We were prepared to pay $100 or... More 

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