Memorial Day Weekend arrives!…A welcome start to the boating season.

As we take time this weekend to honor those who have served and sacrificed for our country, we are also excited that the boating season arrives at last. Mother Nature may sprinkle in a pop up shower, but the time has finally arrived for some hot-hot-heat and the flat lakes of summer.

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We have been busy as bees getting the marina ready as starting Saturday Putter-Port returns, the Romper Room opens, and the Pool opens as well. See the side column for “R” hours.

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Plus, we will always have your favorite flavor of Ice Cream here at your home-port! So be sure to join us this weekend as we celebrate and thank the servicemen and veterans for their service to this great nation and offer remembrance of those we have lost.


We hope to see you dockside!….

How to get a Sunny Disposition…Just add water!

Sure it’s Northern Ohio and we just saw a tad bit of snow last weekend. But hey, you’ve waited the customary 5 minutes and now the Sun is a shining! In fact over the next couple of days there looks to be a lot of it with more on the way.


In fact next week the forecast even calls for near 80 degree temps! And that means, it’s time to get the boat launched and the season underway.


So if you have been one of the Captain’s dragging your feet about launch, now’s the time to stop by and let us get you back in ship-shape. We will be launching full go to make sure everyone is floating and all is ready at your home-port. Don’t miss the boat; let us  know how we can get your launch plans ready before memorial weekend rolls in.

We hope to see you dockside!

Also, here are the official Dairy Dock hours as some 3rd party sites may have out of date or inaccurate information about us.


Launch the boats, Launch the boats, Launch the boats…rinse, repeat.

Also, for best results…just add water!.. We know it’s kinda campy, but we are pleased that despite a week of up and down weather we were able to make quite a splash at your home-port with boat after boat headed toward the docks.


With every boat we launch the marina starts to look a little more like summer.


We know it’s only the first week in May and the weekend forecast looks a little on the chilly side, but we want all of our captains and crew to know that the sunny days are right around the corner.

So if your still debating what needs done to get your boat ready, stop by and let us help you get your launch order filled out so you can be the next vessel sitting at the dock in ship-shape, ready to go.

We will be open 9-5  both Saturday and Sunday and hope to see you dockside.

Happy Mother’s Day…to all the hard working Moms out there!

And we think keeping a marina on track can be challenging at times, we know that being a Mom is the top job on the planet. So, with that in mind, why not give mom something she can enjoy all summer. That is a summer of fun at your family fun marina!


The boating season is just about here, so don’t delay. Give Mom a summer at the pool and the kidos can enjoy all the other fun from Ice Cream to Mini-Golf, plus some splash time on the lake! Not only that but we are pretty sure Dad wouldn’t mind some time out in the water as well.


To all the Moms out there, we salute you and know that we’ll be right here dockside when your ready!

So long April, Hello May….Let the fun begin!

Sure we’ve had some cooler temps of late after a picture perfect 75 degree Monday. This time of year you can have some cool days mixed in with the nice ones. But what’s important here at your home-port is that Launch marches on!


You can bet we’re busy as bees in fact, we didn’t let the cooler air slow us down, we even found a nice pool under that winter cover.


So get those launch orders filled out and make sure you put a date on them, then turn it in. Or if your undecided stop by and let us help you with your paperwork. Either way, the time is fast approaching to make a splash at your favorite Lake Erie Marina!


We hope to see you dockside!

Launch Season Arrives… We have what floats your boat!

We’ll take it!..Temps have been at or near the mid-60 mark for several days this week, so several more boats set sail for fun.


Well, to some it may seem a tad early to hit the water, but we have already seen several Captains splashdown as the early bird boaters are put in the water in some very unseasonably mild temps. Some already on their second or third fishing adventure on to the Lake.



So for those of you still working on your Launch Orders our Captains and Crews know that if they need help filling out a launch order we are just a phone call away, or stop in, and let us help as we are now open 7 days a week.


Also, “R” Service Department would like to make sure you know to put a launch date on your order before turning it in. We cannot schedule services without a date to work with, so please be sure to double check that before you make your request, it is much appreciated!

Till then, we hope to see you dockside at your favorite Lake Erie Marina!

Sunshine on our shoulders….makes us happy!

Finally, that big yellow thing in the sky has appeared and just in time as boats are really starting to make a splash at your home-port!


And as if that was not good enough, we have even better news. Dairy Dock is now open and serving your favorite treats, So get your sweet tooth ready!


As we are now  pulling double duty with boats and sweets at your home-port, we hope you and your crew have a chance to stop by and see all that we have to offer at your family fun marina.

Now open 7 days a week from 9-5 to serve you better,we hope to see you dockside!

Soggy Start, but have heart…better days ahead!

Sure we know the saying about April showers, but it’s hard to wait when your getting excited for the May part to get here. Even a soggy start can’t dampen our spirits, or those of some diehards as we have put more boats in the water this week. Now that’s optimism, for even as the rain clouds approach we can see the signs of better days ahead.


So take heart, though it may be chilly now, the days are getting longer which means it will soon be Sunsets over the water.


So if your looking for a place to call your home-port, we’re hoping you will stop by and let us show you all our Lake Erie Marina has to offer.

We hope to see you dockside!


No April Fooling…”R” Hours are changing with the seasons.

With April fools day upon us. It is time to change our hours to and starting to think Spring! Starting April 1st we will be open from 9-5,  seven days a week. (No Fooling)…

We have already had some great spring days which has allowed us to get the dock boxes out and even the start of picnic tables as well. Things are really shaping up at your homeport!



Also, and here’s where  it gets exciting, it just happens to coincide with the first boat in the water..pictured below.


So things are really starting to get in ship shape at your family fun Lake Erie Marina!

We hope to see you dockside!

We’ve got some Good News and some Better News…

As if putting the docks in on some unseasonable warm sunny days wasn’t already making us think spring, today we would like to share one of our favorite dates to remember…

Dairy Dock opens April 14th

We are happy to announce that not only does Launch start in a few short days (on or near April 1st), but Dairy Dock soon returns on April 14th as well. That’s our kind of start to spring.



So if your still wondering where your boat would like to spend the summer, please stop by and let us show you what we have to offer.

We will be Open Saturday from 10-3 and hope to see you dockside!