Slip Rates | Winter Storage | Rack Storage | Boat on Trailer Storage | Haul-Out Fees | Launch Rates
Winterization | Engine Removal / Set-In | Miscellaneous | Overnight Rentals | Fuel Dock & Pump-Out Services

Slip Rates

Washington Park Marina

April 1 through October 31
Slip Size
25' Water & Electric $1,750
30' Water & Electric $2,200
35' Water & Electric $2,575
40' Water & Electric $3,080
45' Water & Electric $3,675
50' Water & Electric $4,075
60' Water & Electric $5,100
100' Water & Electric $8,960

* When Available

If the desired slip length is unavailable, you may rent the next size up (at its regular rate) and submit request to transfer to slip of your choice.

Slip extension - Add $150 per foot.

Seasonal slip fees include 1 bath house / gate fob and 2 parking passes, plus 1 dock box.

Additional key fobs: $15 each
Additional parking passes: $30

E-Z Port Rental fee: $625
Includes 1 bath house/gate fob and 1 parking pass

Transient slip rental rate is charged by slip size, e.g., 32 ft. vessel in a 35’ slip is charged $35. Overages are charged an additional $1.00 per foot. Minimum fee of $45 per night.

ONR Monthly Fee 30-ft. slip = $750
ONR Monthly Fee 35-ft. slip = $900
ONR Monthly Fee 40-ft. slip = $1050
ONR Monthly Fee 45-ft. slip = $1240
ONR Monthly Fee 50-ft. slip = $1500
ONR Monthly Fee 60-ft. slip = $1850

Watercraft User Fee applies to 1st month only

Trail Creek Marina

Trail Creek Marina
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Trail Creek Marina
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April 1 through October 15
Slip Size
25' Floating Dock Water & Electric $1,300

Slip Overage - add $100 per foot
Monthly Slip Rental - $275
Trailer Storage per month = $50

Inside Rack (up to 24-ft. only) - $1,460
Covered Rack (up to 24-ft. only) - $1,260
Outside Rack (up to 24-ft. only) - $1,160
Ground Cradle  (all boats up to 27-ft. apply) - $1,560

Watercraft User Fee applies to 1st month only

Ramp fees:
Daily: $15 plus parking fees
Seasonal: $100 plus parking fees
Trail Creek Ramp Pass: No charge to Michigan City residents

Transient slip rental minimum daily rate is $40
Overages are an additional $1 per foot

Rack Overage - add $120 per foot

Slip fees include water & electrical as well as 1 gate fob and two parking passes
* Rack Customers are not issued key fobs *

Boat on Trailer for Season (with TCM Ramp usage) - $650
(Over 25' - add $70 per foot)

Sprague Pointe Marina

Slip Size Rate/Season Slip Extension
25' Floating Dock $825 $80 per foot


Monthly = $200

Monthly trailer parking = $50

Certificate of insurance required to rent slip/rack.

Watercraft User Fee applies to 1st month only

Sprague Marina

Winter Storage and Service Rates

Winter Storage packages include haul-out, bottom wash
(for boats with anti-fouling paint), storage & re-launch.

Inside storage subject to availability.

Inside storage customers MUST have their boats out
of the building & launched no later than April 10th.

Winter Storage
Inside Storage per sq. ft.
On Customer’s Cradle
or Jack Stands - $6.25
Outside Storage per linear ft.
On Customer’s Cradle
or Jack Stands - $27.00

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Rack Storage

Winter Storage pricing for current summer rack customers only.

Inside for boats up to 24’ - $725
Inside for boats over 24’ – add $35 per ft.
Covered for boats up to 24’ - $425
Covered for boats over 24’ – add $35 per ft.
Outside for boats up to 24’ - $375
Outside for boats over 24’ – add $35 per ft.

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Boat on Trailer Storage

Outside up to 26’ - $375 Outside 27’ and up - $425

Haul-Out Fees

…from Ramp
…with Forklift
…with Hoist
$50 w/ use of P.A. Vehicle
$55 / non-customer $100
$7.50 per ft / non-customer $8.50

Launch Rates

Hydraulic Trailer Use @ Ramp $35
Temporary Blocking $125
Hang in Hoist (per day/per ft.) $1.50

Winterization (per unit)

Air Conditioner
Water System
$70 per hr.
$26 per gal.

Engine Removal / Set-In

P.A. Slip/Rack Customer


Battery removal – ½ hr. labor
Battery Installation
Battery Charge
Labor Rate
Mast: Set On
Bridge: Set/Remove
$35.00 per unit
$35.00 per unit
$35.00 each
$70 per hr.

Overnight Rentals

The Michigan City Port Authority welcomes transient boaters to our Washington Park, Trail Creek, and Sprague Pointe marinas.  Washington Park Marina opens April 1st and closes October 31st.  Trail Creek and Sprague Pointe Marinas open April 1st and close October 25th.

Washington Park Marina Overnight Rental Rates

  • Overnight rental rates starting as low as $45.00
  • Monthly rates at Washington Park Marina are also available
  • Contact the MCPA office at 219-872-1712 for rates.
  • All charges are based upon slip availability.
  • All boat lengths are measured by LOA.


Trail Creek Marina Overnight Rental Rates

  • $40.00 per night for boats 25’ and under.
  • Trail Creek Marina monthly rate is $275.00.


Sprague Pointe Marina

Boats 25’ and under:
Monthly rentals only $200.00 (NO daily rate).

No overnight rentals.

MCPA marina amenities include:

  • Modern, air conditioned bath houses (except Sprague Pointe Marina)
  • Newly remodeled Laundry Facility at WP
  • Fuel Dock dispensing diesel and alcohol free gasoline
  • Free pump out service available with fuel purchase
  • Only 30 nautical miles from Chicago
  • Marinas located next to or near beautiful Washington Park, Zoo, Casino, Shopping – Check links for exciting summer events

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Fuel Dock & Pump-Out Services

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