Newport Harbor

Harbor Patrol/Marine Operations Headquarters
1901 Bayside Dr.
Corona Del Mar, CA 92625
949-723-1002

Vessel Launching

Newport Harbor

Newport Harbor

Trailered vessels may be launched at the Newport Dunes Aquatic Park located at 1131 Back Bay Dr. in Newport Beach. For additional information please call (949)729-3863.

Cost

October - April:

  • Monday - Thursday: $10
  • Friday - Sunday: $15

May - September:

  • Monday - Thursday: $15
  • Friday - Sunday: $20

Vessels are launched in the Upper Newport Bay. Travel time to the breakwater: approximately 40 minutes. Please observe the 5mph/"no wake" speed limit throughout the harbor to the breakwater.

Guest Slip/Mooring Rentals

Guest Slips:

  • Five slips are available for rent on a first come, first served basis.
  • Slips and moorings must be rented in person and the vessel to be docked/moored must be brought to the Harbor Patrol guest dock at the time of rental.
  • Bring to the office current registration/documentation and a picture I.D.
  • Guest slips will accommodate vessels up to 40' overall length.
  • Rates are $40.00 nightly fee.
  • November-April:
    During these months guest slip renters are required to sleep on board their vessels due to possible adverse weather conditions.

Guest Moorings:

  • Various sizes throughout the harbor
  • Rates are $16.00 nightly fee from November through April, $26.00 from May through October
  • Slips and moorings must be rented in person and vessel to be docked/moored must be brought to the Harbor Patrol guest dock at the time of rental.
  • Bring to the office current registration/documentation and a picture I.D.
  • November-April:
    During these months renters of the moorings in Carnation Cove are required to sleep on board their vessels due to possible adverse weather conditions.

Click here to see County Of Orange Slip and Mooring Rental Rules.