Rent a Boat Slip

Oyster Harbor Boat Slips
Boat slips in Oyster, VA.  Photo credit: Richard Wiseman 


The Harbors & Boat Ramps Department is responsible for maintenance at the County-owned harbors and marinas in Northampton County. These facilities are: Oyster Harbor, Willis Wharf Harbor and Morley’s Wharf Harbor. All of these harbors offer free public boat launching opportunities. Oyster Harbor has two floating docks, a kayak dock, sanitary facilities and two large parking lots to be maintained. The county also maintains a 10 slip marina opposite the Oyster harbor from the public boat launch with sanitary facilities. Each slip has water and electric connections available. Willis Wharf Harbor contains a 50 slip marina, sanitary facilities, water/electric availability, and a floating dock. Morley’s Wharf has a large fishing pier, sanitary facilities, a floating dock and a floating/fixed combination dock. The Morley’s Wharf Fishing Pier is free and open to the public. A saltwater fishing license is not required to fish from the pier. The license fee is paid by Northampton County. 

For more information about Boat Ramps and Free Fishing Piers in Northampton County, please visit our Boat Ramps and Fishing Pier pages. 

See below chart for slip rental fees:

Facility Slip Size Annual Rent

Willis Wharf Harbor 8 x 22 $360
10 x 25 $450
12 x 30 $540
14 x 40 $630

Oyster Harbor 12 x 36 $540
12 x 42 $540
16 x 42 $720
18 x 70 $810