Marina & Store


The Marina & Store area includes the boat rental dock and complimentary guest launch ramp and docking. The store has tackle, bait, drinks, ice, sundries, various dry food items, snacks, ice cream and, of course, insect repellant.

All launching fees, boat rentals, day use fees and guest check–in (summer months) are handled at the store (See Marina Rates for rental fees).

Boat rentals consist of 12 and 14 foot Gregor fishing boats with 8 hp, 4 stroke Honda outboard motors, canoes, single and double sit-in kayaks, tandem sit-on-top kayaks.

NOTE:  A new deep water launch and day use area was contructed by EID and the USFS and was commissioned in 2010, on the north shore of the lake, 1/2 mile from Caples.  The launch fee is $10 View of lake from boat launch 

10 mph lake speed limit. No waterskiing / wake boarding or personal watercraft allowed. 

No overnight camping allowed on the lake.

The USFS 35 unit Caples Lake Campground is located across Hwy 88 from Caples Lake Resort.   

The Campground is operated by Sierra Recreation Managers 209-295-4521.  2012 Fee’s are $24.00

Boat Launch


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