Why Limit your Lake Elizabeth Experience to the Perimeter?

Boating on Lake Elizabeth
Discover the true lake experience by boat. Rental boats are available on weekends and holidays April through August from 12:00 noon to 5:00 pm. The boating program does expand to 7 days a week starting mid-June through at least mid- August (depending on staff availability). Please call (510) 790-5541 for current information or email . 

Fremont Sailing Club

The Fremont Sailing Club (FSC) was established in 1968 and has their home waters
on Lake Elizabeth.  The FSC has the most active small boat racing fleet in the Bay Area.  They do not loan or rent boats, but the FSC welcomes guests as crew on Lake Elizabeththeir member's boats when space is available.  The FSC conducts races during the spring, summer, and fall months for all classes of small boats.  

See the Fremont Sailing Club for more information about the club or to contact them directly.

Boat Rental Prices

Boat Type Rental Rate Seating
1 Person Kayak $8 per half hour 1
2 Person Kayak $10 per half hour 2
Paddle Boat for up to four passengers $12 per half hour 1 - 4
Stand-up Paddle Boarding  $10 per half hour   1
Sailboats  (Must have current sailing card or pass written test indicating proficiency of skills; please book a boat one day in advance) $15 per hour 1 - 2

Rental Boat Regulations

  • All participants must wear and secure life jackets at all times.
  • No swimming in the lake. No splashing of water.
  • No pets of any kind are permitted in boats.
  • No alcoholic beverages are permitted in boats.
  • No pick-up, exchange, or movement from one boat to another is allowed.
  • Any damages to boats inflicted during the rental is the responsibility of the patron.
  • Failure to comply with any of these rules will result in expulsion from the lake and a forfeiture of fees.
  • Bring water wear for kayaking and stand-up paddle boarding.

Private Boating Regulations

  • One Coast Guard approved life jacket is required for each person on the boat.
  • A $7 launch fee is required. A $50 annual launch card is available.
  • No motor boats may be started in the lake.

Boat Storage Information

Boat Size Six Month Rates One Year Rates
Small (7' x 16') Fremont Resident: $230
Non-Resident: $295
Fremont Resident: $312
Non-Resident: $446
Medium (7' x 19') Fremont Resident: $262
Non-Resident: $347
Fremont Resident: $393
Non-Resident: $525
Large (9' x 22') Fremont Resident: $296
Non-Resident: $400
Fremont Resident: $446
Non-Resident: $600
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