LaBelle, Florida

River Forest Yachting Center – LaBelle offers Gulf Coast boaters convenient storage near Fort Myers and is located on the Caloosahatchee River just east of the Ortona Lock.

Climate Controlled and Non-Climate Controlled Storage Buildings

  • Indoor Storage for 280 vessels in over 200,000sq.ft.
  • Humidity controlled and air conditioned
  • Constructed to withstand 140 mph sustained winds
  • Sprinkler system provides fire protection
  • 82 US ton (164,000 lbs) ASCOM Marine Boat Lift
  • 66 US ton (132,000 lbs) ASCOM Marine Boat Lift
  • 66 US ton (132,000 lbs) ABI Self-Propelled Hydraulic Transporters (2)
  • 33 US ton (66,000 lbs) ABI Self-Propelled Hydraulic Transporter

Waterway Info

LaBelle Operations Manager
PHONE: 863-612-0003
FAX: 863-612-9292

In-Water Storage

  • 2 acre freshwater (barnacle-free) basin with 900′ of deep water broadside dockage
  • 80′ Floating Dock with water and electric
  • Hurricane protected dockage available with internal crosstie cleats for hurricane tie-down
  • Electricity available up to 100 amps

Out-of-Water Storage Lots

  • Storage lots available on 2 acre of concrete pad for long-term or hurricane season storage
  • Vessels stored on jack stands and keel stands
  • Aircraft tie-down cleats set in concrete for hurricane protection
  • Vessels strapped down to cleats for wind storm events

Covered Service & Maintenance Building

  • Protected service area for vessels undergoing any of the many maintenance and detailing services offered by RFYC
  • Clubhouse
  • Helipad