DIRECTIONS

Spring/Summer/Fall port:
Loch Lomond Marina, San Rafael

110 Loch Lomond Drive, San Rafael, CA 94901
Loch Lomond Harbor Bait Shop: (415) 456-0321
Morning Star boat phone: 1 707-745-1431

Located on the west edge of San Rafael within 2-1/4 miles of Highway 101.
The Morning Star departs at 7 a.m.

From Sacramento via the Richmond Parkway/Fitzgerald Dr. Exit: Take I-80 west to the Richmond Parkway/Fitzgerald Dr. Exit. After exiting, go to the first stoplight and turn right. Go 5 miles to the Castro St. Exit. After exiting at Castro Street, go 2 miles to the 580 West Exit. The 580 West exit is a left turn from the center (fast) lane. Go over the Richmond/San Rafael Bridge. After you have crossed the bridge, follow the signs for northbound Highway 101 for 3 miles to the Central San Rafael Exit. Turn right at the first signal light after exiting. This is 2nd Street. Go straight for 2-1/4 miles to another signal light and Loch Lomond Rd. Turn right to reach the harbor.  The Morning Star is at the very end of the Fuel Dock next to the launch ramp.

From the East Bay: Take I-80 East to the 580 West-San Rafael exit, and over the Richmond/San Rafael Bridge. After you have crossed the bridge, follow the signs for northbound Highway 101 for 3 miles to the Central San Rafael Exit. Turn right at the first signal light after exiting. This is 2nd Street. Go straight for 2-1/4 miles to another signal light and Loch Lomond Rd. Turn right to reach the harbor. The Morning Star is at the very end of the Fuel Dock next to the launch ramp.

From Sacramento via Highway 37: Take I-80 west to the Highway 37 exit to 101 South. Take 101 South to the Central San Rafael Exit. Go straight for 5 blocks to 2nd Street. Turn left on 2nd Street and go straight for 2-1/4 miles (2nd Street changes to Pt. San Pedro Rd) to another signal light and Loch Lomond Rd. Turn right to reach the harbor. Party boat parking is near Loch Lomond Market. Please do not park in the harbor lot. The Morning Star is at the very end of the Fuel Dock next to the launch ramp.

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42 Harbor Way Vallejo Ca 94590
Morning Star boat phone: 1 707-745-1431

Located right off of I-80 between San Francisco and Sacramento.
The Morning Star departs at 7:30 a.m.

From I-80 East (Berkeley, Oakland etc.) Take I 80 East over the Carquinez Bridge to exit 29A for  CA-29/Sonoma Blvd. Continue onto CA-29/Sonoma Blvd. (1.8 mi). to the signal light at Mare Island Way. Turn left on Mare Island Way. Continue onto Mare Island Way for 0.8 mile to Harbor Way. Turn left onto Harbor Way. Take the second left (0.2 mi) to the large building with the blue roof. Park anywhere. Morning Star is on “J” dock and departs at 7:30. Boat phone 707 745 1431

From I-80 West (Sacramento, Fairfield etc.) Take I 80 West. Use the right 2 lanes to take exit33B for CA-37 toward Novato/San Rafael. Continue on CA-37 W for 3 miles. Take exit 18 for Wilson Ave./Sacramento St. Turn left onto Wilson Ave. Straight for 1.7 miles onto Mare Island Way (no turns) for 1.1 miles to Harbor Way. Turn right onto Harbor Way. Take the second left (0.2 mi) to the large building with the blue roof. Park anywhere. Morning Star is on “J” dock and departs at 7:30. Boat phone 707 745 1431

From Marin & Sonoma Counties Take Highway 37 east to exit 18 for Wilson Ave/Sacramento St. After exiting turn left onto Wilson Ave (0.7 mi) onto Mare Island Way (no turns) for 0.4 mi. Turn right onto Harbor Way.  Take the second left (0.2 mi) to the large building with the blue roof. Park anywhere. Morning Star is on “J” dock and departs at 7:30. Boat phone 707 745 1431.

From I-680 (Martinez, Antioch, Walnut Creek etc.) Take I-680 N towards Sacramento. Use the two left lanes on the Benicia/Martinez Bridge to take exit 58A for Interstate 780 toward Benicia/Vallejo. Continue on to I-780 W for 6.4 miles. I- 780 W becomes Curtola Pkwy (no turns). Continue on Curtola Pkwy 1.5 miles to Mare Island Way. Curtola Pkwy becomes Mare Island Way (no turns). Continue onto Mare Island Way to Harbor Way. Turn left on Harbor Way. Take the second left (0.2 mi) to the large building with the blue roof. Park anywhere. Morning Star is on “J” dock and departs at 7:30. Boat phone 707 745 1431.