Seal of Caroll County, Maryland


Piney Run Park

Contact Information:
Phone:
    410-795-5165
Fax:
    410-876-8284
TT users (MD Relay):
    711/800-735-2258



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Boating & Boat Rentals
Boat House     Boat Launch

Boating

Canoes, sailboats, rowboats, kayaks and electric powered fishing boats may be used on the lake during the Park season. Private boats may be launched April 1st thru October 31st. The Lake is closed to Boating November 1st thru March 31st each year. Two boat ramps are located at the main entrance and a daily boat launch fee of $8.00 per boat or a season pass may be purchased for $50.00 per boat. Launch fees apply to all boats including canoes, kayaks, sailboats, etc.

Boating & Fishing Regulations

Boat Rental

Boathouse Hours of Operation:

April 1st thru Memorial Day:
  • -Monday thru Friday: CLOSED
  • -Saturday & Sunday: 7 am until 1 hour prior to park closing
  • (note closing times at Park Entrance)
Memorial Day thru Labor Day:
  • -Monday thru Friday: 9 am until 1 hour prior to park closing
  • (note closing times at Park Entrance)
  • -Saturday & Sunday: 7 am until 1 hour prior to park closing
  • (note closing times at Park Entrance)
Labor Day thru October 31st:
  • -Monday thru Friday: CLOSED
  • -Saturday & Sunday: 7 am until 1 hour prior to park closing
  • (note closing times at Park Entrance)
The Boat House offers canoes, kayaks and row boats for rent to park patrons at a fee of
$9.00 per hour or $30.00 per day. Peddle boats are also available for rent at a fee of
$8.00 per half hour.

Paddle Boat Rentals To rent a boat, you must:
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Leave a driver's license
  • Provide a $20 deposit per boat
  • Read & sign PRP boat rental agreement

Canoe Rentals Important Information:
  • No child under the age of 4 is allowed in PRP rental boats
  • Someone age 16 or over must be in rental boat
  • All occupants MUST have a Personal Flotation Device (provided at the boathouse)
  • All occupants ages 12 and under AND those who cannot swim, MUST wear the PFD at all times
Fees:
Canoes/Kayaks/Row Boats:$9/hour
Daily Fee:$30/day
Pedal Boats:$8/half hour