Boat Launches

Sawyer Park Boat Launch – Intersection of Neenah & East Oak Street

sawyer park boat launchThis 10 acre boat launch is located at the intersection of Neenah and East Oak Street. Facilities include a six lane ramp (two permanent ramps), restroom facility with showers, two fish cleaning stations, Dockmaster building, lit paved parking lot, area for transient docking (two hour limit), benches, picnic tables, two grills, and two handicap fishing platforms. There is also an enclosed shelter located here that can be reserved for your next event. View directions.

Sunset Park Launching Ramp – 747 North 3rd Avenue

sunset boat launchThis launching ramp is located at the end of Florida Street in Sunset Park. The facility includes one launch ramp and lighted parking lot, as well as a small pier in the immediate area for transient docking (two hour limit.)  View directions.

Seasonal Dock Passes

Seasonal dock passes may be purchased at the Park & Recreation Department (835 North 14th Avenue), and Sawyer Park Boat Launch.

Transient Docking

Two hour transient docking is permitted at piers located at Sunset Park and Sawyer Park Boat Launch.


The City of Sturgeon Bay controls two special anchorage areas located in the Bay of Sturgeon Bay. Yearly permits are required. For information, contact the Park and Recreation Department.

Transient Marina

A transient marina is located by Stone Harbor on the east side of the Michigan Street Bridge. Power and water hook ups and public restrooms are available. For information call 920-746-2914 or visit our marina page.

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