Boat Launches

Looking for a place to launch your boat? Start here for your local boating information.

You’ll find public boat launches at the following locations within the City of Penticton:

  • Skaha Marina, 3895 Lakeside Road, Skaha Lake: Moorage and public boat launch. Parking for truck and trailers is available for a daily fee. Email:
  • Okanagan Marina, 293 Marina Way, Okanagan Lake: Operated by the Penticton Yacht Club, the facility has 450 berths for boats ranging from 16 to 65-foot. Visit their website for details about the boat launch and floating fuel dock (seasonal).

Skaha Marina Boat Moorage – need a spot for your boat?

As part of the transition and set-up process for the new operator at the Skaha Marina, the City of Penticton requests that boat owners who presently hold slips at the Skaha marina reach out to the City to confirm their interest in retaining their slips, so that we can assist with a smooth transition into the upcoming season. Please email

Boating Safety 

For information about boat licences and mandatory safety equipment while boating – or floating – visit our Water Safety page.