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​Boating at Tuscarora State Park

Electric motors only; slow, no-wake speed

This activity or structure is ADA accessible.

The 96-acre Tuscarora Lake has a boat launch and boat mooring.

The 125 seasonal boat mooring spaces and 20 canoe racks are available April 1 through October 31.

A state park mooring permit can be purchased at the park office.

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.

Boat Rental

A boat rental near the beach is open daily from Memorial Day to Labor Day (weekends during spring and fall).

Available to rent (on an hourly or daily basis) are:

  • Rowboats (with or without motor)
  • Canoes
  • Kayaks
  • Pedal boats
  • Paddle boards