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Waneka Lake Boathouse

Features

  1. Canoes
  2. Kayaks
  3. Paddleboats
  4. Restrooms
  5. Stand Up Paddleboards
  6. Water
Private watercrafts, including boats and paddleboards, are not allowed on Waneka Lake in order to prevent the introduction or spread of aquatic nuisance species.


2019 SEASON OF OPERATION

Summer Hours
May 25 - August 11
Fall Hours
August 17 - Spet. 22

FRI/SAT/SUN

11AM - 7PM

SAT/SUN

11AM - 7PM

TUES/THR

11AM - 7PM

WEEKDAYS

CLOSED

MON/WED

CLOSED


*Hours may be adjusted due to weather and daylight.

*Last rentals are made 30 min. prior to closing


ADDITIONAL DAYS OF OPERATION

  • MEMORIAL DAY: MONDAY, MAY 27, 2019  11AM-7PM
  • LABOR DAY: MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2019  11AM-7PM



RENTAL FEES

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Boat Description

Rate

Rental Time

Paddleboat; 2 person

$8.00

30 min.

Paddleboat; 4 person

$10.00

30 min.

Stand Up Paddleboard

$10.00

30 min.

Kayak; 1-2 person

$8.00

30 min.

Canoe

$5.00

30 min.

Fleet Rental
includes 3,4-person Paddleboats & 2 Canoes

$100.00

1 hour

Party Pack
includes 3,4-person Paddleboats, 2 Stand Up Paddleboards & 1 Canoe/Kayak

$100.00

1 hour

*A wheel chair accessible paddleboat is available upon request.

*Weather Policy: During inclement weather, the boathouse could close without advanced notice. Weather that impacts the boathouse operation includes lightning, high winds, heavy rain or hail.

*If the weather seems questionable, please call the boathouse at 303-673-9124.



FLEET RENTAL & PARTY PACKS
A great way to celebrate a birthday, an anniversary or company party. Reservations available online at www.cityoflafayette.com/registration under the "Parties & Rentals" tab.


Waneka Lake Rules

  • You must be 12 years or older to rent a boat   
  • A photo ID is required   
  • Passengers are required to wear the provided lifejackets at all times   
  • No swimming or wading due to safety and liability concerns
  • Canoes and paddleboats 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 (2018).
  • 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.