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Boating at Whipple Dam State Park

Electric motors only; slow, no-wake speed

The 22-acre Whipple Lake is great for:

  • Canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Kayaking
  • Electric-powered motorboating

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 concession offers:

  • Kayaks
  • Canoes
  • Paddleboats
  • Stand-up paddleboards

The concession is open seasonally Friday through Sunday, from 12:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.