Plenty of fun places to go boating in Washington. Whether it's a family outing or just the guys going fishing or skiing, boating is fun for all. And there is boating in all corners of of the state. Whether you live in the northwest, northeast, southwest or southeast part of the state, chances there are plenty of opportunities to go boating nearby.
For convenience, resources are listed first by area of the Washington, then by proximity to cities, waterways, parks, campgrounds and other relative attractions in WA. Cities listed in this section include Bellevue, Bellingham, Everett, Seattle, Shoreline, Chelan, Colville, Spokane, Waterville, Wenatchee, Kent, Lakewood, Olympia, Tacoma, Vancouver, Ellensburg, Kennewick, Moses Lake, Yakima and Walla Walla.
Resources are also identified nearby campgrounds including Camano Island State Park, Skagit Island State Park, Wenberg State Park, Bridgeport State Park, Curlew Lake State Park, Riverside State Park, Beacon Rock State Park, Lake Sylvia State Park, Reed Island State Park, Maryhill State Park, Sun Lakes-Dry Falls State Park and Wenatchee Confluence State Park.
Rivers & Lakes For Boating in WA
Washington lakes with boating opportunities are listed within quadrants of Washington include Baker Lake, Lake Crescent, Lake Ozette, Lake Umatilla, Lake Washington, Banks Lake, Franklin D Roosevelt Lake, Lake Chelan, Omak Lake, Osoyoos Lake, Alder Lake, Riffe Lake, Rimrock Lake, Swift Reservoir, Yale Lake, Lake Bryan, Lake Sacajawea, Lake Wallula, Moses Lake and Potholes Reservoir. Many of these lakes offer multiple boat launching facilities at various locations around the lake.
Washington also affords some boating or canoeing on rivers like Noonsack River, Skagit River, Columbia River, Methow River, Cowlitz River, Lewis River, Snake River and Tucannon River.
Boating opportunities in Washington
WA boating equipment and gear.
Throughout Washington you can find boat dealers, outdoor centers, sporting good stores, bait and tackle stores, RV centers and discount stores offering a wide variety of boating equipment, accessories and supplies.
Go boating in Washington
Gather up the family along with some snacks and refreshing beverages and go enjoy the thrill of fresh air in your face and the sun on your back. When boating you can see parts of Washington accessible only by water. Often you'll see birds and wildlife not normally seen in city areas. Plus, sunrises and sunsets always seem more majestic when you are in the great outdoors.
Boating opportunities in other states.
Boating in WA
Washington is a boating paradise, get out in the great outdoors and enjoy it every chance you get.
For further information about boating in Washington, contact the Washington State Department of Licensing - Boating Licenses located at 500 4th Ave Rm 401, Seattle, WA 98104. The phone number is 206 296-4000.