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Shoreline Access

 
Boat Ramp Supervisor: (206) 684-7249
    Shoreline Access
  • tie-up is limited to 15 minutes, unless otherwise noted.
  • Maximum time allowed for use at shoreline sites is 2 hours, unless otherwise noted.
 park motorized boat launch hand carry boat ramp boat tie-up  location  more information
14th Ave NW
4400 14th Ave. NW
motorized boat launch hand carry boat launch boat tie-up boat launch at SE end of 14th Ave. NW, on the north side of the Lake Washington Ship Canal  
32nd Ave W
Southern street end of 32nd Avenue West
  hand carry boat launch   the southern street end of 32nd Ave. W located in Magnolia  
Adams St
Adams St. and Lake Washington Blvd S
  hand carry boat launch   50' shoreline at the north end of the public parking lot at Adams St. and Lake Washington Blvd. S  
Alki Beach
1702 Alki Ave SW
   East   hand carry boat launch   shoreline between 53rd Ave. SW and 55th Ave. SW  
   West   hand carry boat launch   shoreline at the western property line and extending northwest for 200'  
Atlantic City
8702 Seward Park Ave. S
motorized boat launch   boat tie-up boat ramp at South Henderson St. and Seward Park Ave. S  
Beer Sheva
8650 55th Ave. S
  hand carry boat launch   eastern end of S Henderson St. at Lake Washington, north of Atlantic City Boat Ramp  
Belvoir Place
3659 42nd Ave. NE
  hand carry boat launch hand carry boat launch entire shoreline area including the dock tie-up is permitted for up to 2 hours
Carkeek
950 NW Carkeek Park Rd
  hand carry boat launch   shoreline south of the overpass and extending south for 300' Access is restricted to boats arriving by water only
Cormorant Cove
3701 Beach Dr. SW
  hand carry boat launch   Shoreline located at 3701 Beach Dr. SW  
Day St
1400 Lakeside Ave S
motorized boat launch hand carry boat launch   Shoreline area Non-trailered motorized boats with less than 10 hp only
Discovery
3801 Discovery Park Blvd
      100' of shoreline north of the West Point Lighthouse Access is restricted to boats arriving by water only
100' of shoreline south of the West Point Lighthouse
Don Armeni
1222 Harbor Ave. SW
motorized boat launch hand carry boat launch boat tie-up boat ramp at 1228 Harbor Ave. SW  
Duwamish Waterway
7900 10th Ave. S
  hand carry boat launch   Duwamish River shoreline at Duwamish Park  
Eddie Vine
8001 Seaview Ave. NW
motorized boat launch hand carry boat launch boat tie-up north end of Seaview Ave. NW, south of Golden Gardens Park  
Fairview
2900 Fairview Ave. E
  hand carry boat launch boat tie-up Low float on eastern shore of Lake Union immediately to the west of Zymogentics at the old power plant tie-up is permitted for up to 2 hours
Ferdinand St
S Ferdinand St and Lake Washington Blvd. S
  hand carry boat launch   South Ferdinand St. and Lake Washington Blvd. S  
Golden Gardens
8498 Seaview Pl. NW
  hand carry boat launch   300' of shoreline at south end of park  
Green Lake
  Cove   hand carry boat launch   50' of shoreline at the eastern corner of Green Lake facing north, south of the East Green Lake Beach  
  East   hand carry boat launch   50' of shoreline along the eastern end of Green Lake at the foot of NE 64th St.  
  Small Craft Center   hand carry boat launch   three low floats and adjacent shoreline at 5900 W Green Lake Way N. Priority use for these floats is reserved for Seattle Department of Parks and Recreation programs
  West   hand carry boat launch   50' of shoreline, northwest of Duck Island  
Lake Union Park
1000 Valley St.
  hand carry boat launch boat tie-up floats along the shoreline at Westlake Ave. N and Valley St. no power boat launching is permitted at this location
power boat tie-up is permitted for up to 2 hours
Lakewood Moorage
4400 Lake Washington Blvd. S
  Ohler's Island     boat tie-up southern shore of Ohler's Island access is restricted to boats arriving by water only
tie-up is permitted for up to 30 minutes
  Float     boat tie-up float at eastern end of moorage access is restricted to boats arriving by water only
tie-up is permitted for up to 30 minutes
Leschi
100 Lakeside Ave. S
  Fixed pier   hand carry boat launch boat tie-up Fixed pier at Central Leschi no power boat launching is permitted at this location
power boat tie-up is permitted for up to 2 hours
  Float   hand carry boat launch   60' float at Central Leschi, labeled "Police Dock" no tie-up is permitted except by Seattle Police
boats must be attended at all times
priority use is reserved for Seattle Police
Lincoln
8011 Fauntleroy Way SW
  hand carry boat launch   300' of shoreline at the south end of the park  
Lowman
7017 Beach Dr. SW
  hand carry boat launch   entire shoreline for park  
Madison St Dock
Eastern End of Madison St.
    boat tie-up dock at eastern end of Madison St. no launching facilities at this location
tie-up is permitted for up to 2 hours
Magnuson
   East (tower)   hand carry boat launch   30' of shoreline immediately east of the Magnuson tower  
   South   hand carry boat launch   100' of shoreline south of the public boat launching ramps  
   North   hand carry boat launch   north shore of Magnuson Park Sail Sand Point, community sailing center
   East (NE 65th) motorized boat launch hand carry boat launch boat tie-up boat launch at eastern end of NE 65th St.  
Martha Washington
6612 57th Ave. S
  hand carry boat launch   50' of shoreline on the northern half of the park  
Matthews Beach
9300 51st Ave. NE
  hand carry boat launch   100' of sandbar shoreline north of where Thornton Creek meets Lake Washington  
McCurdy
E Hamlin St. & E Park Dr. E
  hand carry boat launch   30' of shoreline on the eastern edge of the Museum of History and Industry parking lot, immediately south of the Washington Park Arboretum waterfront trail  
Richey Viewpoint
63rd Ave. SW and Beach Dr. SW
  hand carry boat launch   The western most portion of the park near the foot of the western stairway  
Seacrest
1660 Harbor Ave. SW
   Floats   hand carry boat launch boat tie-up floats at 1660 Harbor Ave. SW no public power boat launching is permitted at this location except as an approved Seattle Parks and Recreation Contract or Concession activity
power boat tie-up is permitted for up to 30 minutes at designated places and times, that do not conflict with priority uses; priority use of docks and floats may be determined by Superintendent
   Beach #1   hand carry boat launch   south end of the park  
   Beach #3   hand carry boat launch   north end the park  
Seward
5902 Lake Washington Blvd. S
   Andrews Cove motorized boat launch hand carry boat launch   50’ of shoreline at the SW corner of Andrews Cove, north of Seward Park art studio Non-trailered motorized boats with less than 10 hp only
   Bailey Peninsula       50' of shoreline at the northern tip of Bailey Peninsula, northwest of the public restroom Access is restricted to boats arriving by water only
   South   hand carry boat launch   30' of shoreline on the southern shore of Bailey Peninsula, east of the southeast shoreline parking area  
South Passage Point
3320 Fuhrman Ave. E
  hand carry boat launch   a 45' float at the eastern property line, connecting to private property owned by George Pocock Rowing Center Public access is granted through an agreement with George Pocock Rowing Center
no tie-up is permitted
boats must be attended at all times.
Stan Sayres
3800 Lake Washington Blvd.
    Small craft float   hand carry boat launch   the small craft floats located to the west of Mount Baker Rowing and Sailing Center priority use for these floats is reserved for Seattle Department of Parks and Recreation programs
no tie-up is permitted
boats must be attended at all times
   Boat ramp motorized boat launch   boat tie-up boat launch at 3800 Lake Washington Blvd. S, on the east side of the peninsula  
   Finger piers   hand carry boat launch boat tie-up finger piers on the west side of the peninsula tie-up is permitted for up to 2 hours
power boat launching is not permitted
Sunnyside
2301 NE Northlake Way
motorized boat launch hand carry boat launch boat tie-up boat ramp at the intersection of Sunnyside Ave. N and N Northlake Way  
Terry Pettus
E Newton St. and Fairview Ave. E
  hand carry boat launch boat tie-up shoreline and public float tie-ups are permitted for up to 2 hours.
Washington Park ArboretumThis link will take you off the City of Seattle web site.
2300 Arboretum Dr. E
  hand carry boat launch   50' of shoreline at the southwestern corner of the bay  

 
Updated January 25, 2012

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