Boathouse, Marina and Recreation Area

The Boathouse, Marina and Recreation Area provides equipment rentals, picnic areas available for reservations, Boston Whaler Boats, Catalina Sailboats, Ocean Kayaks, surfboards, wetsuits and much more for your entertainment on the water. The Boathouse & Marina features:

• 24-hour Marina security patrols
• Recreational boating rentals
• Launch ramp
• Bait
• Ice
• Marina slip amenities include water and power
• Sand Volleyball court
• Basketball court
• Horseshoe pits
• Playground
• Picnic areas with BBQ’s


The three pavilion areas at the Boathouse & Marina are attractive sites suitable for small or large group events. Reservations must be made in person by stopping by the Boathouse & Marina during regular business hours. Priority for reservations is on a first come, first serve basis.


North Pavilion
• Pavilion
• Picnic tables
• Sand Volleyball Court
• View of the marina slips

East Pavilion
• Pavilion
• Picnic tables
• Two Horseshoe Pits

West Pavilion
• Pavilion
• Picnic tables
• Extended view of the Marina


Slip Fees
$7.50 per ft of vessel or slip length (whichever is greater). The two North Dock Slips are 30 feet in length.

Guest Slips
$12.00 per night

Dinghy/Kayak Storage
$10.00 per month or $80.00 per year

  1. Required paperwork for slip rental:
    Current boat registration
  2. Current boat insurance, including:
    1. The policy shall name Headquarters Marine Corps (HQMC CMC/MR) and MCRD MCCS Boathouse/Marina as additionally insured.
    2. Spill Coverage stated on the policy
  3. If the boat is older than 10 years, a current marine survey is required.


Available to eligible patrons only.
• Active duty, reservists, retirees with a valid military ID
• NAFi/DoD employees

MCRDSD Active Duty and Civilian Personnel Only

Boathouse & Marina Hours
Sunday-Saturday 0730-1700

Call for Holiday Hours

Boathouse Mainline
(619) 524-5269