Boat Launch Sites & Permits

Boat Launch MapThe City of Monona offers three lake access launch sites for your use:
A launch fee is required at all sites year long. Online registration is available for Lake Access Annual Permits.

Seasonal launch permits (valid at all Dane County, City of Madison, and City of Monona launch sites) are available at Monona City Hall, Monona Parks and Recreation Department, Ace Hardware Cottage Grove Road and West Marine. Daily launch permits are also available at each site.

Boat Launch Permit Fees


  • Dane County Resident Annual Pass - $40
  • Dane County Senior Citizen Annual Pass - $21
  • Non Dane County Resident Annual Pass - $50
  • Senior Citizen Non Dane County Annual Pass - $28
  • Disabled Annual Pass - $21
  • Duplicate / Replacement - $18
  • Daily Lake Access Pass Paid at Launch - $8

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