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Kirkland Marina Dock

Welcome to Kirkland Marina along the shores of Lake Washington. Marina Park,  located at 25 Lakeshore Plaza, is one of the City's waterfront landmark parks. The park includes a boat launch, moorage facilities and a restroom. Adjacent to Marina Park, is the Second Avenue South Dock or "South Dock" located at 2nd Avenue South and Lake Washington Boulevard with additional moorage space.
Marina Park Dock and South Dock: Moorage
The Kirkland Marina Park Dock and South Dock offer a combined total of 90 uncovered moorage slips year round.
          

Vessel
Length

Daily Moorage Rate

Additional
Power Fee*

up to 39' $0.75 / foot $5.00
40' + $0.75/ foot $10.00


General Rules        
  • Transient moorage is available on a first-come, first-serve basis. 
        • (Reservations are not accepted)
  • PLEASE NOTE: Payment does not guarantee a moorage spot will remain available if you leave your slip. Valid payment slips will be honored in any authorized spot.
  • Moorage payments are made at pay stations which accepts currency and debit or credit cards.        
  • Any boat moored past midnight is considered "overnight."    
  • Moorage fees are due upon arrival if using shore power.  Shore power is available at a limited number of slips and increases the moorage rate.
  • During the months of June, July and August boaters may purchase moorage up to a maximum of five (5) consecutive days.
  • Boat trailer parking is available at Heritage Park until 11:00 p.m. and Kirkland City Hall (weekends only). 
  • Leaving detached parking boat trailers on city streets or in parks is illegal (except where noted).     ​ 
  •   Moorage
    Between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. boaters are allowed up to 3 hours of free  moorage. A free moorage receipt is required and must be visibly posted on the vessel.  
    Moorage fees are required upon arrival after 10:00 pm. or in a slip providing shore power.    
  • Overnight moorage is valid from the time of purchase until 1:00 p.m. on the date of expiration.

Boat Launch Requirements at Marina Park

    Boat Launch Access Card Fees

    Registration Fee
    (one time)

     $10

    Kirkland Resident

    $50

    Non-Resident

      $100

    Single Day Pass

    $20

    Three Day Pass

    $35

  • A Boat Launch Access Card is required for use of the Marina Park boat ramp from April 1st through October 31st.  Use of the ramp is free from November 1st through March 31st.  
  • Ramp hours are 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • Only boats less than 24 feet can use the ramp.
  • First-time boat launch users must purchase an Access Card at the Parks & Community Services Department Administration Office located at 505 Market Street.  This office is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. NOTE: Please bring proof of residency to receive the resident rate.

Existing Card Holders may re-activate your card by calling 425-587-3300 or in person at the Parks & Community Services Administrative Office located at 505 Market Street. (office hours  8:00 am - 4:00 pm Monday through Friday)
 

  • Single day and three day Boat Launch Access Cards may also be purchased from the city's harbormasters when they are on duty.
  • Special events may prompt the closure of the ramp.
  • Read the Boat Launch Regulations Adobe PDF Icon Logo Tiny for more information.

City Harbormasters

  • Harbormasters are on duty at the Marina and Second Ave Docks from Memorial Day (May) to Labor Day (September).
  • Harbormasters assist boaters with information about Kirkland, purchasing moorage and boat launch access cards and docking rules and regulations. 

Parks Department Hours:
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday - Friday
505 market st. Kirkland WA 98033

General Inquiries
T. 425.587.3300 | F. 425.587.3303