Mary Dodsworth (253) 983-7887 • Fax (253) 589-3774 •
Parks, Recreation and Community Services Director


The American Lake Boat Launch located at 9112 Veterans Drive SW is a three lane boat launch that was renovated and dedicated in the Spring of 2009. The boat launch includes 120 extended parking spaces to accommodate vehicles and boat trailers. The boat launch has an onsite Pay-Per-Launch Kiosk that accepts credit cards only. Pay-Per-Launch fee is $15 seven days a week and $20 on all Legal Holidays. Boaters can also purchase a Seasonal Boat Pass Application. The pass is good from January 1 - December 31 each year and is $100 +tax for Lakewood Residents and $130 +tax for Non-Residents. Call (253) 983-7887 for more information or stop into Lakewood City Hall with your completed boat launch application.


Boat Launch Application (Fillable Form)

Boat Launch Packet

The "Pay-Per-Launch Kiosk" Will No Longer Be Accepting Cash