Boat Rentals & Fees

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Lake Chabot Entrance Fees

Day Use & Fishing Fee. Annual Pass not available.

Type Daily Fee
Parking Fee (Daily/Year Round) $5/vehicle
Bus Load Entry/Parking Fee $25/per bus
Boat Inspection $4/cartop
Boat Launch (Canoe/Kayak) $2
Dog Fee (Guide Dog/Service Animal Enter FREE) $2/each
Daily Fishing Access Permit (REQUIRED) $5/day

California State Fishing Licenses

Type Fee
Short Term Licenses
One day sport fishing license $15.12
Two day sport fishing license $23.50
Ten Day Non Resident Sports $47.01
Fishing License $47.01
Annual Licenses
Resident Sport Fishing License $47.01
Non-resident Sport Fishing License $126.36
Reduced Fee Sport Fishing License $7.30

Note: Once approved by The Department of Fish & Game, Reduced Fee Sport Fishing License may be used by low-income residents who are 65 years of age or older; or any honorably discharged disabled veterans with a service-connected disability rating of 50% or greater. Free Sport Fishing License may be used by low-income Native Americans; or any person who is legally blind, developmentally disabled or permanently dependent upon a mobility-aiding device.

About canoes, kayaks, float tubes with full chest waders and scull craft 20 feet and under may be carried in and launched for a $2 fee.

All vessels entering Lake Chabot must be inspected for Quagga & Zebra Mussels, and a $4 inspection fee will be charged. Anglers aged 16 and older are required to possess a valid California fishing license and a daily fishing access permit.

Rental Rates (2017)

Rental Types

Hourly 2 hours 3-5 hours Daily Security Deposit
Rowboats/Single Kayak $23  $32 $36 $46 $20
Two person Kayaks $23  $32 $36 $46 $20
Pedal Boats $23  $32 $36 $43 $20
Electric Motor Boats $25 $42 $51 $63 $57
16' Dura Electric Motor Boats with Bimini Top $42 $57 $74 $92 $74
Electric Pontoon Patio Boat (8 ppl max) *Four (4) hour maximum rental $80 $160 $215 - $258
Tour Boat (Lake Chabot Queen for Lake Tours $5.75/hour (13+) $3.45/hour (12&under)
Charter Boat Reservable (510) 247-2526 $100/hour
Rod & Reel Rental - - - $10 $20
Guided Kayak Tour Adults $45/2.5 hr Children $25/2.5 hr
Life Jackets Battery Volleyball/Horseshoe Sets - $5 $30
*Patio Boat: $247/4 hours, $201/3 hours