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Boating at Parker Dam State Park

electric motors only

The 20-acre Parker Lake has courtesy mooring spaces for overnight guests.

Boat Rental

From Memorial Day to Labor Day, a seasonal boat concession rents:

  • Paddleboats
  • Canoes
  • Kayaks
  • Rowboats

Boat Registration

Motorboats must display a current boat registration.

Non-powered boats must display one of the following:

  • Boat registration
  • Launching permit or mooring permit from Pennsylvania state parks -- available at most state park offices
  • Launching permit from the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission

Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission regulations and laws apply.