Fees, Hours and Rentals


The Lake Estes Marina store is now open for summer hours. The store and docks are open Monday through Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Boat rentals are open for the 2019 season. You can also use your own non-motorized watercraft on Lake Estes but may only launch at the Lake Estes Marina. ANS inspections are sill required for all motorized watercraft, including:
- trailered boats
- boats with gas or electric motors
- sailboats
- crafts propelled with pedals

ANS inspections can be completed during marina store business hours.

ANS inspections are not required for:
- kayaks
- canoes
- paddle boards
- float tubes


  • The Lake Estes Marina offers boat rentals (one-passenger kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, and 10-passenger pontoon boats) and has a boat launching area.
  • Our bike rentals include a surrey-type pedal cart and cruiser bikes.
  • Depending on the weather, the marina is open March to October.

Fuel and lifejackets are included in all boat rentals. Life jackets are to be worn by all passengers on all boats. Bike helmets are provided with bike rentals.

Boat Rentals 1/2 Hour Minimum on All Rentals Per 1/2 Hour Per Hour
Large Pontoon Boat 10-passenger $37 $70
Pontoon Boats 7-passenger $32 $60
Deluxe Fishing Boat; 4-passenger $27 $50
Paddle Boats 4-passenger $20 $35
Canoes $15 $25
Stand-Up Paddle Board $15 $25
Kayak; 1-person $15 $25
Kayak; 2-person $18 $30
Boating punch card - $200    

Bike Rentals

Pedal Carts $14 $23
Single-gear bikes $7 $9
Misc. Rentals    
Rod & Reel

$2/hour or $10/day

Boat Permit Fees Annual Boat Permits Include Annual Vehicle Permits
Daily pass $5/Boat
Annual Pass district resident $28/$35 Year (non-motor/motorized)
Annual Pass non-district $38/$46 Year (non-motor/motorized)
Lake Estes Day-Use Fees  
Daily Pass $5/Vehicle
Annual Pass district resident $23/Year
Annual Pass non-district $29/Year

Day-use fees are waived during boat or bike rentals or when shopping at the marina store. *Discounted permit and rental rates available for EVRPD resident card holders.

Marina Pavilion Reservations

The Marina Pavilion is an open-air pavilion adjacent to the Marina Store on the shores of Lake Estes. It has spectacular views of Longs Peak and is an ideal venue for groups up to 120 people. The Pavilion is available to rent between March and October. Full day and half day rates are available. Tables, chairs, gas grills, and electricity are also available to use in the Pavilion for a fee. The reservation form and floorplan documents can be found below.

Half-day rentals start at either 9 a.m. or 4 p.m.
Full-day rentals are from 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.