Silver Bay Access/Safe Harbor

Silver Bay Marina Aerial


52.1 miles from the Duluth Harbor Entry Lat 47º 15.99 Lon 91º 16.49


This safe harbor and marina facility completed in 1999 includes a marina, a public access and a day use park. It was built in cooperation with the City of Silver Bay, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The City of Silver Bay operates the facility, the DNR provides operational oversight and capital improvements.

Services available:

The marina has 108 slips, 68 seasonal and 40 for transients or guest dockers. The marina has gas and diesel fuel, pump-outs, restroom, shower and laundry facilities, food and beverage services, a deck and gazebo overlooking the lake are available for use by the public and marina users. For more marina information -


  • 2 ramps
  • 3 docks
  • dock boxes
  • paved parking for 20+ car/trailers at the access
  • parking areas for marina and park users
  • permanent restrooms
  • public phone, vending machines, and food service
  • picnic area with additional restrooms
  • divers access, fish cleaning station, day use picnic area,
  • protected launch ramps within 7 acre safe harbor
  • winter storage
  • 110 and 220 volt power
  • potable water

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