Stimson Marina
5265 Shilshole Ave. NW
Seattle, WA 98107
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Stimson Marina, Seattleís largest covered fresh-water marina, is conveniently located on the Salmon Bay Waterway just inside the Ballard Locks. Its also a certified Envirostar Clean Marina, cited by King County for reducing hazardous waste and given the highest environmental rating. Our facility offers a number of amenities to its tenants and their visitors:

200 covered, fully sprinklered slips from 25 to 50 feet
Over 2,000 lineal feet of open moorage
Ample parking adjacent to dock entrances
Storage units (4 x 4 x 8 ft.) available
Gated docks, card entry system
Security guards
Restrooms, laundry, showers
Oil and hazardous waste disposal facility
Secure kayak storage
Wi-Fi Internet access

Stimson Marina is just steps away from Ballardís main shopping area where there is a host of restaurants, bars and shops.

Bastille Cafe & Bar is famous for its French food and its casual atmosphere.
5307 Ballard Ave. N.W.
(corner of Vernon Pl.)
206 453-5014
La Carta de Oxaca features the regional cuisine of Oaxaca, Mexico.
5431 Ballard Ave. NW
206 782-8722
The Matador is known for its Tex-Mex cuisine and its Tequila Bar.
2221 NW Market St.
(corner of Ballard Ave.)
206 297-2855
The Tractor Tavern  hosts live rock, blues and jazz shows 5 to 7 nights a week. And serves beer, wine and BBQ.
5213 Ballard Ave.
206 789-3599
The Walrus and the Carpenter features the freshest, finest Northwest seafood.
4743 Ballard Ave.
206 395-9227
The Ballard Sunday Farmerís Market has a cornucopia of fresh produce and crafts.
5330 Ballard Ave.
(between NW Vernon Pl. and 22nd NW)
206 781-6776



We are proud to be an
EnviroStars Certified

Clean Marina