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Boating at Poe Valley State Park

Electric motors only; slow, no-wake speed

There is one launch area and 12 seasonal (April 1 to October 31) mooring spaces on the 25-acre lake.

Campers can moor their boats by the dam during their stay.

Boat Rentals

The boat rental near the swimming beach offers:

  • Paddleboats
  • Kayaks
  • Canoes

The boat rental is open from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

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.