Boat Launch

Boat Launch Operational Changes Due to COVID-19

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our boat launch will be operating under stricter entry and sanitation guidelines. Read more in the Lake & Beaches FAQ.

  1. Registration and Payment
  2. Stay Safe at the Launch
  3. Preventing the Spread
  • Boat registration is offered at the boat launch only during weekly hours of operation (see Hours & Location tab below).
  • Debit or credit only, tap payment encouraged, no cash will be accepted this summer.
  • Staff will not touch registration documents. Registrants are required to show documents through the window or dictate registration numbers.

Regular Boat Launch Operational Information

  1. Hours & Location
  2. New Permit Process
  3. New Launch Fees 
  4. Protecting the Lake 
  5. Regulations & Safety

Hours of Operation

    • Friday, April 30th, 2021, boat launch official opening day
    • Open 7 days a week
    • April 30th - September 7th (boat launch staffed)
    • Sept. 8 - Oct. 11th (visitors must purchase a pass from City Hall, Monday - Friday)


The boat launch facility is located 100 John Morris Way, at John Peake Park on the west side of the lake, just north of Chestermere Boulevard. The Boat Launch phone number is (403) 235-6601. 

Boat Launch

Important Information

  • Boat clearance under the bridge is 5.2 feet
  • The speed limit is 12 km on north end of the lake
  • Please back into the angled stalls when parking at the boat launch



Boat Launch - web_thumb.jpgIf you have questions or concerns about the Boat Launch fees or application, please call City Hall at (403) 207-7050.  

Water Rescue: 

If you see someone in distress, call 9-1-1. Chestermere Fire Services crews are certified in aquatic rescue techniques and ice rescue. Learn more about aquatic rescue here. 

Not lauching a boat?

Visit our Lake Activities page to learn about other activities on Chestermere Lake.