Docks & Marina

Riverview Marina

The City of Fort Madison owns and operates two public boat launch sites and a harbor. The Riverview Marina is located at 318 Riverview Drive and offers summer and winter mooring, transient docking, 30 amp electric, premium gas, a pump-out station, restrooms, and a shower facility nearby. The marina is also a 100 slip public boat harbor.

Gas is available 8:00 am to 2:00 pm Monday through Wednesday by appointment and 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Thursday through Sunday until October 31st. To schedule an appointment, please call City Hall at 319.372.7700 ext. 201.

Call the Fort Madison Parks and Recreation Department at (319) 372-7700 x 201 for slip rental information.

Transient Reservations

Transient overnight docking fees are $30 per night and includes electricity. Transient reservations and over the phone payments can be made by calling City Hall at 319-372-7700 x. 201. A boater can also register upon arrival by completing the transient slip reservation form and enclose the payment in the reservation envelope before returning it to the marina staff.

Lee County Residents - Overnight Reservations

Lee County residents can now participate in temporary overnight docking. The fee is $30 per night and includes electricity. Transient and Lee County Overnight Docking reservations and over the phone payments can be made by calling City Hall at 319-372-7700 x. 201. A boater can also register upon arrival by completing the transient slip reservation form and enclose the payment in the reservation envelope before returning it to the marina staff.

Summer Mooring

Summer mooring is from April 1 to October 31. The cost to rent a slip is based on the square footage of the slip. $1.68 per square foot is charged for persons living in Lee County and $1.95 per square foot is charged to those persons residing outside of Lee County. Persons interested in renting a boat slip need to contact the City of Fort Madison at (319) 372-7700 x 201.

2020 Riverview Marina Mooring Agreement (PDF)

Winter Mooring

Winter mooring, which is winter boat storage in the marina parking lot, is from November 1 to March 31. The cost is $100 if rented a slip the previous summer and $200 if did not rent slip the previous summer. Those interested in storing their boats in the marina parking lot for the winter need to contact the City of Fort Madison at (319) 372-7700 x 201. Winter Mooring registration opens October 1.

2020 Winter Mooring Agreement (PDF)

Riverview Marina Rules and Regulations (PDF)

Willow Patch Boat Launch Access

Willow Patch Boat Launch Access is located at 1st Street and Avenue G and offers four launch ramps on the Mississippi River south of the Iowa State Penitentiary.