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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.

  • Full Moon Paddle
    Jul20

    Full Moon Paddle

    Experience paddling at dusk while you excitedly await the moonrise!

    Madison Boats’ Full Moon Paddle offers a magical ex…

    At Wingra
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Boats and Bloom Bake Shop
    Jul23

    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
  • Burgers on the Bay
    Jul26

    Burgers on the Bay

    Nothing is better than good food and entertainment on the water; our seasoned grill masters at Brittingham Boats are ready to get cookin’ on our floating Burger Barge…

    At Brittingham
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm