Boat Ramps

Bayview Boat Launch
The City of Pensacola Parks and Recreation Department operates four (4) boat launches year-round. Parking for boat trailers is $5 per day (paid on-site in collection box) or you can purchase an annual pass. 

Bayview Park
Bayou Texar       
Sanders Beach (Currently closed for repairs)
17th Avenue (near the railroad trestle) 

The rates for the 2018 Annual Pass are as follows:

$26.88 ($25.00 + $1.88 sales tax) for residents in the City of Pensacola limits

$80.63 ($75.00 + $5.63 sales tax) for non-City residents

The City of Pensacola offers four ways to renew your permit.

  1. In person at Parks and Recreation, 4th Floor of City Hall, 222 West Main Street
  2. By mail—Mail a check or money order to City of Pensacola Parks and Recreation Department, PO Box 12910, Pensacola, FL 32521-0054, along with your name and address, and the department will mail the permit to you. Please indicate 2018 Boat Launch Permit in the memo section of your check or money order.
  3. By phone—Call the Parks and Recreation Department at 850-436-5670 during normal business hours (8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday) with your credit
    card information and a permit will be mailed to you. 
  4. Online at—Register your renewal and pay online with a credit card. Your 2018 permit will be mailed to you.  
All new permit requests require registration and proof of residency in person at the Parks and Recreation Main Office at City Hall, 222 West Main Street. 

For more boat launches in our area click here. 

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