Swan Boats Echo Park

Uniquely explore Echo Park Lake!

Rent a cute swan boat at Echo Park Lake, relax, and enjoy your adventure. It's an enjoyable ride with nature and people watching. There will be a lot of people on the lake exploring lotus beds and fountains. What makes this special is that you can focus on the people you are with, get away from all distractions, and just be connected! Echo Park boats are lit up at night time and create a magical atmosphere. It's perfect for a cute date. Swan Boats at Echo Park is a trendy attraction in Los Angeles, so we recommend booking your boats ahead of time! Experience Echo Park Lake in a new way with swan boats and fall in love with another L.A. park!

  • Cute date

  • Family chill and fun

Pro Tip: Do it later in the day. At night it's so beautiful, romantic, and magical.

Packing List

  • hat
  • sunscreen
  • water bottle
  • non-alcoholic beverages
  • food
  • blanket (for a picnic)
  • mini-cooler
  • speaker



1. Make a reservation online

2. Arrive for your reservation and get in the line 

3. Check-in and get a lifejacket 

4. Hop on your swan boat and enjoy the Echo Park

5. Capture your experience and share it with us on social media

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Q & A

Renters must have someone that is at least 18 years of age in the party to sign the liability rental waiver. (Current government issued photo-ID like a Drivers License, State ID, or Passport is required.) All ages are welcome to ride the Swan Pedal Boats (we even have infant life jackets). Minors under 15 years of age must have a parent or guardian over 18 years old onboard.

Pedal boat rentals are for a one-hour duration and are priced per-person. The price is $11per adult (18 years or older) and $6 per child (0-17 years).

Our large swan pedal boat can seat up to 5 passengers. Our small swan pedal boat can seat two adults and two children 10 years or younger. Once you check in on the dock, our rental staff will help determine which swan best works for your party.

Our large swan pedal boats hold a total weight capacity of 1,400 lbs.

Yes, you may wear your own life vest as long as it is certified by the US Coast Guard. Upon check in, please advise the staff that you have brought your own vest for the rental so it can be verified prior to boarding.

Yes, we are dog friendly. Pet owners should use good judgement when deciding whether or not to bring their dog. Dogs should be friendly, well socialized, and always kept on a leash when in line and on the dock. Pet owners are responsible for their dog(s) at all times including lifting them in and out of the boat. Dogs are not allowed to swim in the lake. Life jackets are not required for dogs, nor do we provide life jackets for pets. If you wish to bring your own life jacket for your dog, you may do so.

Yes, non-alcoholic drinks and food are permitted aboard swan pedal boats. A small lap-sized cooler is allowed. Bring a blanket and create your own sunset or evening picnic experience. Please note: there is no alcohol allowed onboard. All renters must abide by this rule or your rental will be terminated with no option for a refund.

Yes, we offer a free Find and Seek game that you can play on your mobile device. No additional software or apps are needed. When you board your swan pedal boat there will be a QR code on the neck of the swan that will give you instructions on how to play.

Rules & Safety

Reservations are required, no walkups will be accepted. At least 1 person must be 18 years old to rent. Masks must be worn while in line & during rental transactions. Passengers aboard each boat must be members of the same household. Illuminated night rides start at 7:00 PM. Must present your confirmation email at check-in at the dock.


$11/hour per adult