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


WEST KELOWNA AREA
 
Name Amenities Parking Ramps Depth Notes
 
Shelter Bay Marina
on Campbell Rd.
moorage available V,T,PL 1 average open 8am-4pm 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


LAKE COUNTRY AREA
 
Name Amenities Parking Ramps Depth Notes
 
Okanagan Centre Safe Harbour
on Okanagan Centre Rd.
suitable for smaller boats and trailers. V,T,PL 1 shallow temporarily closed for repairs
 
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


PEACHLAND
 
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

 

 

BOATsmart Operator Card 
Required to operate and motorized recreational watercraft in Kelowna: 
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