Nick Snyder
Parks and Waterways Director
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P: (208) 446-1275
F: (208) 446-1282

Physical Address:
10905 N. Ramsey Road
Hayden, Idaho 83835
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Office Hours:
Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm

Parks & Waterways Alert!
All Vessel pumpouts have been shut off for the winter.



The water at the RV Dump on Dalton Avenue will be shut down for the winter on Tuesday, October 31. The RV dump will still be usable all winter with no water available.


Buy Your Annual Boat Launch Pass

Pay Citation (Surcharge Assessment)

Make a Moorage Reservation

Make a Shelter Reservation


The Department of Parks and Waterways is responsible for the management, development and maintenance of park and marine facilities owned by Kootenai County and our mission is clear: "Provide recreational users of our parks and waterways safe, clean and suitable facilities, which best meet their needs in the most cost-effective way possible."

Fast Facts

  • Kootenai County is the largest boating community in the State of Idaho with nearly 20,000 registered boaters and just over 44,000 navigable acres for boaters to enjoy.
  • The Parks and Waterways Department manages and maintains:
    • 10 PARKS TOTALING OVER 162 ACRES
    • 8.6 MILES OF RECREATIONAL TRAILS
    • 19 BOAT LAUNCHES
    • 5 MARINE VESSEL PUMP-OUTS
    • 165 DOCK SECTIONS, AT 23 DIFFERENT LOCATIONS, TOTALING 51,496 SQUARE FEET
    • 1 RV DUMP STATION
    • 14 PUBLIC RESTROOMS, OF WHICH 2 ARE FLOATING RESTROOM BUILDINGS
    • 19 PATONS (NAVIGATIONAL LIGHTS AND MARKERS)
    • 21 REGULATORY BUOYS
    • 9 PUBLIC MOORING BUOYS
    • HAYDEN SPILLWAY
    • 3 CEMETERIES

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Main County Administration Building
Physical Address: 451 Government Way, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814 Mailing Address: PO Box 9000, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83816-9000
Main Phone Number: (208) 446-1000 Contact Us
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