Waneka Lake Boathouse

Only watercraft rented at the boathouse are allowed on the lake. No personal vessels at any time.

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2021 BOATHOUSE HOURS

  1. SUMMER HOURS


    May 29-Aug. 15


    WED/FRI  1-7pm
    SAT/SUN  10am-4pm

    FALL HOURS


    Aug. 21-Sept. 6


    SAT/SUN  10am-4pm
    WEEKDAYS  CLOSED

    SPECIAL HOLIDAY HOURS


    Memorial Day & Labor Day


    Mon, May 31 1-7pm
    Mon, Sept. 6 1-7pm

    *Hours may be adjusted due to weather and daylight.
    **LAST RENTALS are made 30 minutes prior to closing.

RENTAL FEES

  1. Boat Description Rate Rental Time
    Paddleboat, 2 person $8 30 min.
    Paddleboat, 4 person $10 30 min.
    Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) $10 30 min.
    Kayak, 1 or 2 person $8 30 min.
    Canoe $5 30 min.
    • A wheelchair accessible paddleboat is available upon request.
    • Refunds will only be issued if the boathouse is closed due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances.
    • Please bring your own Coast Guard-approved life jacket if you have one.

SUP YOGA AT WANEKA LAKE (ages 15+)

SUP Yoga is traditional yoga taught on a stand up paddleboard on the water at Waneka Lake. This class is taught by a fully-qualified instructor and covers the basics of maneuvering on a board and the keys to accessing yoga postures on the water. These classes are appropriate for all levels of participants from the beginner (both yoga and paddleboard use) and the full range in between. The minimum participant age is 15. 

Come try this fun, challenging, calming, and empowering yoga experience!

  • Saturdays starting June 5 - Aug. 14
  • Time: 9:30-11am
  • Fee: $20 R / $25 NR
  • Only 10 spots available (SUP boards)

Click here to sign up

WANEKA LAKE RULES

  • You must be 12 years or older to rent a boat.
  • A photo ID is required.
  • No pets allowed on watercraft.
  • Passengers are required to wear life-jackets at all times. 
  • No swimming or wading due to safety and liability concerns.
  • Canoes and paddle-boats rented at the boathouse are the only vessels permitted on the lake.
  • A fishing license is mandatory for those 16 years of age and older.
  • State fishing regulations apply. Purchase a fishing license
  • The lake is stocked with rainbow trout.
  • All bass less than 15 inches must be returned to the water.

We invite you to take advantage of the many amenities at Waneka Lake Park such as the walking/fitness trail, Greenlee Wildlife Viewing Platform, playground, and picnic areas.