SPOKANE--Court records show Conkling Marina and Resort on Lake Coeur d'Alene near Worley, Idaho is facing financial troubles. Owners of the marina filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy.
Boaters who moor their boats there said they are wondering if they should pay hundreds of dollars to claim a spot for the 2013 summer. there's no guarantee that deposit will stand.
The resort was scheduled to be auctioned off last Friday. Once the owners filed a bankruptcy claim, the auction was cancelled for now.
Monday was the deadline for people to put a $400 deposit down on a boat slip for next summer. However, there's no guarantee the current owners will still own the property next year. There's the potential boaters would have to pay a new owner on top of what they've already shelled out.
KREM 2 News reached out to the owner of the marina but calls were not returned.