Official Kick-Off to the Season…Have a Great Memorial Day Weekend!

As we honor those who have served and sacrificed for our country, we are also excited that the boating season arrives at last. Mother Nature may not be fully cooperating at the moment, but it is only a matter of time before the warm temps and the flat lakes of summer arrive.

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We have been busy as bees getting the marina ready as starting Saturday Putter-Port returns, the Romper Room opens, and the pool opens as well. See the side column for “R” hours.

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Plus, we will always have your favorite flavor of Ice Cream here at your home-port! So be sure to join us this weekend as we celebrate and thank the servicemen and veterans for their service to this great nation and offer remembrance of those we have lost.


We hope to see you dockside!….

Launch well underway…wood you believe it!

We know that is a tough pun to swallow, but every once in a while we get to launch a boat that looks like art work. That actually is the fun of launch, getting to see the wide variety of boats that owners enjoy here at your home-port, like this classic 1972 Lake Erie Lyman.


You can see this captain has his boat in ship shape with lines and fenders at the ready. So, as Memorial Weekend soon approaches now might be the time to get your crew back on the water and we’re here to help.


After all, it’s not to late. Stop by Romp’s Lake Erie Marina and let us help you with your spring services or if your looking for a new port to call home, let us show you what we have to offer. Don’t miss the boat!

We hope to see you dockside!


Things are heating up at your home-port!

Ditch the parkas and sweaters because Mother Nature has shifted into high gear this week with some great temps in the mid-80’s. This has allowed our crew to get more boats in the water and with each splashdown we near the beginning to another great boating season.


The Lake has been a thing of beauty and even the fish are getting in on the act as they wake up hungry and search out the first bated hook they can find.


So if you have not already made your launch plans, now would be a good time to get that Launch Order filled out and turned in to the ship’s store. If you need help scheduling services stop by and let us assist you. We’re now open 7 days a week from 9-5.

If you searching for a place for your ship to call home. Look no further we have plenty of good docks available just waiting for the right captain and crew. Stop by Romp’s Lake Erie Marina and let us show you what we have to offer, which is a summer full of family fun.

Till then we hope to see you dockside!



Launch the boats, Launch the boats, Launch the boats…

As you can see we have three things on the to-do list. Well, with the onset of warm weather we have quite a bit to-do but thankfully it all focuses on getting the boats in ship-shape and in the water. That’s great news as all week we have been servicing and launching all manner of vessels.


In fact, some of the early birds have enjoyed quite a bit of flat lake already. Here was Thursday:


So if your now thinking Launch, let us help you. We are open weekends to aid you in filling out your launch order or answering any questions you may have. And if your still looking for a place for your boat to spend the summer, then by all means stop by and let us show you what we have to offer at Romp’s Lake Erie Marina, we would love to be your home-port!

See you dockside!

A bit Cool, yes, but Warm days are just around the corner!

Sure we’ve had some cooler temps of late after a picture perfect 75 degree Saturday. This time of year you can have some cool days mixed in with the nice ones. But what’s important here at your home-port is that Launch marches on!


You can bet we’re busy as bees in fact, we didn’t let the cooler air slow us down, we even found a nice pool under that winter cover.


So get those launch orders filled out and make sure you put a date on them, then turn it. Or if your undecided stop by and let us help you with your paperwork. Either way, the time is fast approaching to make a splash at your favorite Lake Erie Marina!


Longer, warmer days at your Home-port.. A sign of the good things to come!

Busy, busy times here at your Family Fun Marina. We have been helping get captains ready and their boats into the water as the weather slowly warms toward season norms. Even the reports of Walleye fishing are looking up as anglers head toward open water once launched.


So if your still on the bubble trying to decide where your boat wants to spend the summer, stop by Romp’s Lake Erie Marina and see what we have to offer at your favorite Lake Erie Marina.


Need help? If one of our captains or crew and need help deciding what needs done this spring to get you on the water, stop in and let us help you fill out your launch order. Now open 7 days a week to serve you better. After all you don’t want to spend the summer missing the boat! We hope to see you dockside.

Launch Season has arrived…We have what floats your boat!

Well it may be a tad early to hit the water, but we have already seen some Captains splashdown this week as the early bird boaters are put in the water.

In fact here is the very first launch of the season:


So for those of you still working on your Launch Orders please know you have plenty of time as the season is just now getting started. We would like to let our Captains and Crews know that if they need help filling out a launch order we are just a phone call away, or stop in and do it as we are now open 7 days a week.


Also, “R” Service Department would like to make sure you know to put a launch date on your order before turning it in. We cannot schedule services without a date to work with, so please be sure to double check that before you make your request, it is much appreciated!

Till then, we hope to see you dockside at your favorite Lake Erie Marina!

Dairy Dock Opens Thursday…The Sweet Life Returns!

Here’s a forecast you can really appreciate, we predict a 100% chance of Flurrys  on Thursday. Why, you ask?

Because Romp’s Dairy Dock returns and there is no better way to celebrate then one of the many flavors of Ice-Cream Flurry served, or maybe your favorite cone with special toppings, or maybe a delicious slushy, either way the sweet life is just days away!


You can see with a forecast like that why we are excited no matter what Mother Nature has planned, so be sure to keep the date marked. After all, it’s never to late to sprinkle some fun in your life!


We hope to see you dockside, and have a Delicious Day!

“R” Hours and Yours….

Any minute now we are going to say that Spring has Sprung here at your home-port. We’ve been busy getting the place ready as we take down the snow fence and the docks hit the water. We had a great week getting the place put back together and look forward to more sun in the coming weeks to follow.


As everything starts to take shape we want you to know that our Office Hours are back to the spring schedule so starting Saturday we are open

9-5  – Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday (Except Easter, we will be closed for Easter Sunday).


We wish everyone a great Easter Weekend, and hope to see you dockside!