Boating & Fishing on Lake Ralphine
Lake Ralphine is a 25-acre lake offering a variety of activities for all ages including boating lessons, boat rentals, fishing and more. It is home to trout, catfish and a variety of ducks and geese.
Boat Rentals at Howarth Park Information
The Boathouse at Lake Ralphine at Howarth Park will be open to the public for weekend boat rentals, reservations only, beginning June 20th. The City’s modified day camp programs will be utilizing the rental boats Monday thru Friday.
Make a Reservation
Information, descriptions and availability may change rapidly due to COVID-19 conditions.
Hours of Operation
Click here to view our rides and attractions operating schedule.
Stand-Up Paddle Boards
Bringing Your Own Boat
You are welcome to launch your own boat at Lake Ralphine. ONLY boats under 20 feet and with electric (non-motorized) engines are permitted.
Fishing on Lake Ralphine
Lake Ralphine is home to trout and catfish. Individuals 16 years and older must have a fishing license in order to fish at Lake Ralphine. Licenses are not required to assist a child who is fishing. Fishing is allowed year-round and all California Department of Fish and Wildlife regulations apply. To find out more about these regulations, or how and where to purchase a fishing license visit the California Department of Fish and Wildlife website.
Check out our boating and sailing classes offered on Lake Ralphine.
630 Summerfield Road
Santa Rosa, CA 95405
Trails, Playgrounds, Fishing
Open 7 days a week
Sunrise to Sunset
Boathouse, Rides & Attractions*
For current hours, click here.
*Rides are closed on rainy days. Call the rain line at 707-543-3425 after 9am on the day of your visit to confirm.