Boating

All Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission laws apply on the two lakes and the Perkiomen Creek. All boats using any waterways in GLP must be electric or non-powered.

BOAT rENTALS

GREEN LANE BOAT RENTALS

Phone#: (215) 234-4863

Website: http://greenlaneboats.com/  

Address: 2821 Hill Rd. Green Lane, PA 18054

A private, boat rental concession rents boats at the Hill Road Day Use Area. Canoes, kayaks, standup paddleboards, paddleboats and small fishing boats with electric motors are normally available to rent from May-September (weather permitting). In addition, guided pontoon boat lake tours are also available on a limited basis. For more information about their rental season, times and rates, please contact Green Lane Boat Rentals at (215) 234-4863, or http://greenlaneboats.com/

Boating- Deep Creek Lake (dAY USE AREA)

Location: 3036 Deep Creek Rd. Green Lane, PA 18054

Open: 7 days/ week from Sunrise- Sunset 

If you are looking to kayak for the day Deep Creek Lake is for you! There are no Park boating permits or quarantining required to use Deep Creek Lake (no boating on Knight Lake). Since Green Lane Park is a Montgomery County Park we don't require a PA State Park launching permit. If you are using a small electric powered boat please make sure your PA boating registration up to date. Paddle boards and inflatable kayaks (2 chambers) are allowed. 

Boating- Green Lane reservoir (boat Storage area)

Location: 1051 Walt Rd. Pennsburg, PA 18073

Open: 7 days/ week from Sunrise- Sunset (Mar - Oct)

Green Lane Reservoir is a restricted use lake owned by Aqua Pennsylvania

All boats require Park Registration / Permit & 10-day quarantine at Walt Road Day Use Area

Only pre-registered boaters are permitted to launch their watercraft.
Fee is now per boat: Boat rack or trailer space - $100.00 Montgomery County Resident; $150.00 non–resident.

2021

The last day for boat storage at the Walt Rd. Day Use Area for this season is SUNDAY NOVEMBER 7th, 2021.   All boats must be removed or there will be a $10 per day charge per watercraft.  You will have to make an appointment with staff to retrieve it at the main office.

Boat renewal for current boaters will begin on Monday November 15th and go to December 16th, 2021. 

If you do not renew your current space, it will become available to the public in March.  If you want to select a different space, you will have to wait until registration in March.  No exceptions.

Call the main park office at 215-234-4528 to make an appointment for registration beginning November 15th, 2021.

Appointments will be available Monday – Thursday from 9:00am – 2:30pm.

2022

Next year’s Boat registration will begin on Tuesday March 1st, 2022. ( Please call in the New Year to start signing up for appointments)

Call the main park office at 215-234-4528 to make an appointment for registration.  Registration is at the Green Lane Park Main Office, located at 2144 Snyder Rd., Green Lane, PA 18054.

****DO NOT GO TO WALT RD. FOR REGISTRATION****

The first day you may bring a watercraft to Walt Rd. to begin the AQUA-required 10-day quarantine is Wednesday March 23rd, 2022 (if registered).

PA Trout Opening Day is Saturday April 2nd, 2022.  This will be the first day you may use your watercraft on the reservoir.

Please call the park office at 215-234-4528 with any questions.


*NO INFLATABLE BOATS OR PADDLE BOARDS* 

*If you don't have a storage spot for the season but would still like to go out on the reservoir; you can rent a boat from Green Lane Boat Rentals (refer to top of page)*  

no boating or launching areas
**ATTENTION**
NO BOATING/ LAUNCHING OF PRIVATE WATER CRAFTS AT:
-KNIGHT LAKE (ONLY BIRD WATCHING & NATURE STUDY AREA)
-HILL ROAD DAY USE AREA
-WARD ROAD PARKING LOT
-KNIGHT ROAD PARKING LOTS
-WALT ROAD DAY USE AREA (WITHOUT BOAT REGISTRATION)

cold water kills

From November 1st - April 30th all boaters are required by Law to wear a life jacket while on boats less than 16 feet, kayaks, canoes, and paddle boards during the cold weather months.