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09-20-2018 PUBLIC DOCK UPDATE:
NO VACANCY FOR TODAY
GUEST DOCK NOTICE
BEING IN THE WRONG SLIP MAY RESULT IN YOUR VESSEL BEING TOWED OR CITED BY HARBOR POLICE. HP GUEST DOCK SLIPS ARE RESERVED IN ADVANCED. PLEASE HAVE YOUR RESERVATION NUMBER READY AT ALL TIMES. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS CALL HARBOR POLICE MOORING OFFICE DURING BUSINESS HOURS (619) 686-6227.
If you find another boater in your reserved slip after hours please contact Harbor Police Dispatch (619) 686-6272.
San Diego Bay is a recreational haven that attracts boaters from all over the globe. To make the bay more accessible and enjoyable, the Port of San Diego provides temporary anchorage areas and docking facilities for boaters who are able to make reservations online.
Create guest dock & anchoring reservations or check availability of the Cruisers Anchorage by using the kiosk conveniently located at 1401 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92106
For information regarding the Shelter Island Boat Launch Ramp or alternative launch facilities, please visit our website:
Anchorages & Guest Dock Rules:
The maximum length for all vessels in HP achorages and slips is 65'. A 24-hour advance notice is required for all choring permits and may be reserved up to one (1) year in advance. Same day reservations will NOT be granted.
No more than three (3) 72-hour anchoring permit may be issued to any person or boat in a calendar period. Three permits may be issued for A1 and/or A5, but will be cumulative. No 72-hour anchoring permits will be issued on consevutive calendar days for the same anchorage.
Beginning in January 2015, the Port of San Diego is resuming the Alternative Work Week program. The Port Administration Building and administrative offices for Harbor Police will be closed every other Friday.
Frequently Asked Questions.
Where are your anchorages located?
A-5 Glorietta Bay - 32 degrees 40 minutes 71 seconds North by 117 degrees 10 minutes 16 seconds West.
A-1 La Playa - 32 degrees 42 minutes 90 seconds North.
by 117 degrees 13 minutes 86 seconds West.
A-9 Cruiser Anchorage - 32 degrees 43 minutes 90 seconds North by 117 degrees 11 minutes 84 seconds West.
Guest Dock - 32 degrees 42 minutes 58 seconds North by
117 degrees 14 minutes 07 seconds West.
Tips on how to Cancel a Reservation:
Go to "My Account" , log-in, enter your password, then review your reservation history and simply hit "CANCEL" on the appropriate line item(s).
If you know ahead of time that you are not going to use your anchoring permit, please cancel it. This will free up permits for other boaters during holidays and busy weekends.