Everything you need

For a day at Sylvan Lake

We are your one-stop-shop for everything you need for a day on Sylvan Lake. Located right on the lake, The Launch has a full service public boat launch, water sports accessories from your favourite brands such as Phase Five and Mission Boat Gear, a fully stocked café for snacks and your favourite latte, and the only boat gas station on Sylvan Lake.

  • Boat Gas Dock

    We are Sylvan Lake’s only source for boat gas without leaving the water. We are conveniently located on the west side of the WatersEdge marina near the iconic Sylvan Lake lighthouse.

  • WatersEdge Marina slip seasonal rentals

    WatersEdge Marina is located right next to the Launch. We have a number of slips in the marina available to rent for the annual season in accordance with the marina’s bylaws.

  • Dock and lift install or removal

    Book early as availability is limited! We offer a variety of waterfront equipment services including spring installation, fall removal and storage solutions for your watercraft and waterfront equipment. We will build a custom plan to suit your needs.

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  • Boat Transport and Valet Services

    New boat, need a trip to your local service dealer or just don’t have time? We have a custom solution for your boat transport and valet services. We understand your time is precious and every weekend counts, let us take care of you.

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Docks & Lifts


The Launch is Central Alberta's distributor of ShoreMaster and PolyDock products.

Shoremaster is the industry leader in docking system solutions for every waterfront.

PolyDock products offer an alternative solution for waterfront owns with deep or fluctuating waters.

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Boat launch

at Sylvan Lake

We have day, weekend and seasonal passes available to meet your needs. Looking for a quick day trip from Calgary or Edmonton to enjoy central Alberta’s cleanest lake? The day pass is for you. Town of Sylvan Lake resident wanting to maximize the days of summer? Our unlimited pass is your best bet.

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Launch Café

Hot coffee, iced coffee, sandwiches, ice, water, ice cream, and more

Hungry kids? Anxious to get on the water after work? Need to re-fuel after a day full of fun on the lake? We partner with local suppliers to stock our fridges and the variety of items rotates regularly.

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Visit the Launch

At Sylvan Lake

Temporary Hours
Wednesday to Sunday: 9AM-6PM

We suffered a flood in early April and are currently repairing our retail and café space to serve you. We have a great selection of watersports gear in the warehouse, just ask a team member to see all of our options.

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