Terms & Restrictions​


Indian Motorcycle

  • Ages 21+
  • Valid driver’s license with motorcycle endorsement as required by South Dakota law.
  • Demonstrated ability to safely operate a motorcycle.

Polaris UTV

  • Ages 21+
  • Valid driver’s license.

Items for sale and available in a full range of sizes:

  • Full face helmet for the rider, passenger helmet (all DOT Approved).
  • Jackets, Gloves, Boots, Rain Gear, and tons of Indian Motorcycle swag.

Damage Waiver Program:

Optional coverage: For only $15.00- $30.00 a day (highly recommended)

Purchase additional Rental Damage Waiver Protection for only $15 per rental and you upgrade basic damage waiver protection that limits your maximum “out of pocket” expense during your rental experience to $750.00 for on-road vehicles and $1500 for off-road vehicles for damage/vehicle loss.

(Terms apply)
Customer Orientation:
Every rental customer will receive motorcycle orientation. The orientation covers aspects of safe motorcycle operation, renter’s maintenance responsibilities, and overview of local and state laws.
Fuel is the renter’s responsibility. Indian Motorcycle of Sturgis Rentals delivers all rental motorcycles will a full tank of 91 Octane or higher gasoline. Fuel is available at the gas station next door to the dealership and it’s highly recommended to refuel there immediately prior to motorcycle turn-in.  Fuel receipt(s) are required for inspection at vehicle turn-in to ensure all motorcycles remain fueled with the required 91 Octane or higher fuel.  Motorcycles that are returned unfueled with be charged a $20 refueling charge.
Use of DOT Approved/Certified helmets are required at all times.

½ helmets or ¾ helmets (size dependent) for the rental rider are available free of charge. Riders and passengers are encouraged to bring their own helmets that meet their comfort and style needs, however, numerous styles and size helmets are available for purchase at the dealership.

Any helmet used in conjunction with an Indian Motorcycle Rental must at a minimum must be DOT Approved/Certified (i.e. No skid lids are authorized).

Motorcycle Substitution:
Customers can substitute to another motorcycle at any time, subject to availability. Substitutions incur additional cost when the motorcycle substitution is from a higher cost rental class.  When this occurs, the difference will be charged.  In the case of substitution to a lower cost rental class, refund will not be provided.  
Subject to the availability of the rental for the entire rental period desired, walk-in renters are always welcome and can rent the motorcycle of their choice.
Violation of listed restrictions voids insurance and client will be held liable for damages.
Road Restriction: Rental motorcycles are not allowed on gravel roads, dirt roads, beaches, logging or other unimproved roads.
Use Restriction: The rental motorcycle may not be used: 1) by anyone other than the authorized renter; 2) for instruction or driver’s license training; 3) to carry passengers or property for hire; 4) to operate in a race or contest; 5) outside of the contiguous United States; 6) while under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance; 7) for conduct that could be charged as a crime for; 8) recklessly; or 9) while overloaded.
Return Policy and Late Fees:
A rental day begins at 9:00 AM and goes 24 hours to 9:00 AM the following day. All rentals must be returned by NOON on Sudays (see dealer for details). All AM rental pick-ups must be returned by 9:00 AM on the return day (as about the details for evening pick-up/drop-off). After two full hours late, the late fee will be a full day rental charge.  Indian Motorcycle Sturgis Rentals may initiate legal action if a motorcycle is over 24 hours late for return without prior notification/coordination.
Payment Methods:
Indian Motorcycle of Sturgis Rentals  accepts the following methods of payment: credit card and debit card. The damage waiver pre-approval on a  credit/debit card is required prior to rental pick-up. Reservations are charged in full when made in order to lock-in the rate (with applicable discount) and vehicle availability.

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