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 up to 150 vessels in over 100,000sq.ft.
  • Humidity controlled and air conditioned
  • Constructed to withstand 140 mph sustained winds
  • Sprinkler system provides fire protection
  • Electricity available for battery charging
  • 82 US ton (164,000 lbs) ASCOM Marine Lift
  • 66 US ton (132,000 lbs) ABI Self-Propelled Hydraulic Transporter
  • 33 US ton (66,000 lbs) ABI Self-Propelled Hydraulic Transporter

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
  • Airline-grade 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

Storage Contact

Tracy L. Campbell

Director of Client Services
P: 772-287-4131
F: 772-287-4148

LaBelle Contact

John J. Helfrich

LaBelle Manager
P: 863-612-0003
F: 863-612-9292

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