The City of Napa offers a variety of public facilities that provide access to the Napa River. The Parks & Recreations Services Department is responsible for the maintenance and operations of these facilities. The following information describes City facilities and links to information related to use of public boat docks and launches within the City of Napa.
4th Street Boat Dock
The City of Napa is looking for your input on the use of the new 4th Street Boat Dock. The new public dock will be located on the west bank of the Napa River below the new riverfront developement. The original dock was removed in 2005 in advance of flood project work. Your input from this survey will assist the City in developing a use policy. Here is some basic info on the new dock design that should help you in answering the survey questions;
Boat Dock Use Survey Info
Your input on the survey is valuable in determining a use policy for the City’s new asset.
Click Here to download a PRINTABLE SURVEY
Click on this link to take the SURVEY ONLINE
A public information meeting was held on Wednesday, April 28th Here is a link to the presentation that was given at the meeting PRESENTATION
Kennedy Park offers a variety of recreational amenities. The public boat launch offers a launch ramp for small boats and a dock. The dock is 100' feet long and 6 feet wide. Public use of the launch and dock is free.
Dock use hours are from dusk to dawn and the park gate is locked after hours.
For information on commercial use or launching at any Publicboating facility please contact the Parks & Recreation Services office at (707) 257-9529
The Riverside Park boat launch is located at the southern end of Riverside Drive. It consists of a steep concrete launch that is best utilized at high tide.
Fishing is allowed from the river bank in this area.