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Madison Boats

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Our Locations

Escape to the Lake with Madison Boats. With four locations on three lakes and over 400 boats, we have something for everyone to enjoy. Select one of our locations to learn more about our 10 favorite paddle destinations on Lake Wingra, Lake Mendota and Lake Monona. Scroll below to see our summer fun events, or to explore our fleet of kayaks, stand up paddle boards, fishing and pontoon boats.

Our Services

Want unlimited access? Own your own boat? Want to host a reunition, youth group, or birthday party? We want to help. With memberships, private boat storage and a host of private party and group services we work hard to make sure you do not have to.

  • Memberships

    Unlock exclusive perks with a Madison Boats membership.

  • Groups & Private Parties

    Create lasting memories with group outings or private events.

  • Boat Storage

    Safeguard your watercraft with our reliable boat storage solutions.

Our Events

Join us for unforgettable experiences with your friends and family – there’s always something exciting happening on the water.

  • First Friday on Monroe Street

    First Friday on Monroe Street

    Celebrate summer with live music and food carts in Wingra Park. Enjoy tasty food and treats from local restaurants and spread out your picnic blanket or rent a boat a…

    At Wingra
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Ice Cream Boat Float

    Ice Cream Boat Float

    It’s Sunday sundae time!

    Delight in a paddle and ice cream sundae with Wingra boats! Paddle out to our ice cream barge …

    At Wingra
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Boats and Bloom Bake Shop

    Boats and Bloom Bake Shop

    Early morning paddle with Bloom pastries and coffee? Yes please!

    We are delighted to partner with Bloom Bake Shop for ear…

    At Wingra
    6:00 am - 10:00 am