Harbor Launch

Efficient and Reliable Harbor Launch Services

At Mattapoisett Boatyard, we're dedicated to providing exceptional harbor launch services, ensuring seamless access to all moorings within the harbor. Our commitment to convenience, safety, and efficiency is reflected in every aspect of our operation, from USCG-certified vessels to professional, licensed drivers.

Key Services and Information:

  • Availability: Our launch service covers all moorings within the harbor, offering prompt pick-up and drop-off.
  • Communication: The launch driver is vigilant on VHF Channel 68 for any calls. For direct communication, the driver can also be reached at mobile: 508-758-4791.
  • Pricing Options:
    • Seasonal Service: An annual fee of $500 for unlimited access.
    • Per Ride: A cost-effective option at $5.00 per person, with a maximum of $20 for groups of four or more.

Launch Service Schedule - Mid May to Columbus Day

Mid-May to Mid-June

8:00 am to Sunset – Fri to Sun
8:00 am to 4:30 pm – Mon to Thurs

Mid-June to Labor Day
8:00 am to Sunset – Daily

Labor Day to Columbus Day
8:00 am to Sunset – Fri to Sun
8:00 am to 4:30 pm – Mon to Thurs

Closing for the season on Columbus Day at 4:30 pm

Launch driver monitors channel 68 VHF
or call 508-758-4791

Parking Information:

  • Ned’s Point Road: Reserved exclusively for MBY Rental Mooring customers.
  • Barstow Wharf (Town Beach): The primary pick-up/drop-off point for customers with private moorings. While parking on Barstow Wharf is limited to residents with stickers, additional parking options are available around town.

Pumpout Service:

  • Pumpout Service: In collaboration with the Mattapoisett Harbormaster, we facilitate easy access to pumpout services. Contact via VHF Ch 9, call 508-758-4191, or use the email form.

Certifications for Peace of Mind:

  • USCG Certification: All our vessels meet the rigorous standards of the United States Coast Guard.
  • Licensed Operators: Every driver holds a USCG license, ensuring your journey is safe and in capable hands.