Boat Launches

Boat launches are unsupervised. Please note that Okanagan Lake water levels can fluctuate drastically from season to season. Lower water levels may result in some launches being unsuitable. Please check water levels before you launch and use at your own risk.

For more information contact the Kelowna Visitor Centre at 250-861-1515.

For boating and marinas click here

Parking Legend:
V Vehicle Parking
T Trailer Parking
L Limited space
SS Street side Parking
PL Parking Lot

KELOWNA AREA - Visitor Centre (250) 861- 1515
Name Amenities Parking Ramps Depth Notes
Sutherland Park
on Ellis St.
playground, tennis, washrooms V,T,L,SS 1 shallow no swimming
Water Street restaurants, shopping V,T,L,PL 2 lrg good adjacent to Delta Grand
Queensway fuel V,T,L,PL 1 average  
Cook Rd fuel V,T,PL 2 lrg good adjacent to Hotel Eldorado
Cedar Ck. Beach
on Lakeshore Rd.
picnic tables, swimming, washrooms V,T,L,PL 1 shallow to average dog friendly beach

Name Amenities Parking Ramps Depth Notes
Shelter Bay Marina
on Campbell Rd.
moorage available V,T,PL 1 average open 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Mon-Fri
Gellatly Bay
on Gellatly Rd.
picnic tables, washrooms, swimming areas V,T,L,SS 1 average - good  
Fintry Prov. Park
on Westside Rd.
picnic tables, swimming, washrooms V,T,PL 1 average  
Wilsons Landing
on Westside Rd.
small boats V,T,SS 1 shallow unofficial launch
Lake Okanagan Resort
on Westside Rd.
washrooms V,T,SS 1 good walk up to resort
Casa Loma Resort
on Casa Loma Rd.
private - for resort guests only.   n/a *private

Name Amenities Parking Ramps Depth Notes
Okanagan Centre Safe Harbour
on Okanagan Centre Rd.
suitable for most boat sizes
V,T,PL 1 shallow open  5 a.m. -10 p.m.
Turtle Bay Marina
on Woodsdale Rd.
fuel and boat storage available V,T,L,SS 1 average fee to use boat launch
Owls Nest Resort
on Kalamalka Lake
private - for resort guests only.   n/a *private

Name Amenities Parking Ramps Depth Notes
Doggie Beach Princeton Ave. swimming, picnic areas V,T,L,SS 1 n/a dog friendly
Todd’s RV
on Todd Rd.
swimming area V,T,L,SS 1 n/a  
Strachan Bay
on Beach Ave.
swimming area V,T,L,SS 1 good next to the Yacht Club Marina



Don't Move a MusselClean. Drain. Dry.
Prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species.

BOATsmart Operator Card 
Required to operate an motorized recreational watercraft in Kelowna.
At time of booking, boat rental operators provide training and documents required for
your day trips: 
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Visitor Info Centre: 544 Harvey Ave (Hwy 97) • Kelowna, B.C. V1Y 6C9, Canada • Toll Free: 1-800-663-4345