Parks & Recreation

Boat Rental

 

Lake Redman Boat Rental

2014 HOURS OF OPERATION:

May - Saturday & Sunday 11a.m. - 7 p.m. (Starting May 3rd)

Summer Hours: 5/24 to 9/1

Wednesday, Thursday & Friday ......................................................1 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday ............................................................................9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Boat Rental closed every Monday and Tuesday
Closed weekdays starting August 25th

Open Memorial, Independence and Labor Day 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

September Hours:

Saturday & Sunday......................................................................................... 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. (after Labor Day)

Boat Rental Information:

For Boat Rental Information (717) 840-7443. For Information concerning the York County Parks (717) 840-7440

Type of Boat Type of Boat 1st hour Additional Hrs.
Canoe 2 person (max. weight 625 lbs.) $13.95 $9.95
Row Boat 4 person (max. weight 395 lbs.) $13.95 $9.95
Pedal Boat 3 person (max. weight 425 lbs.) $13.95 $9.95
Kayak 1 person only $13.95 $9.95
Kayak (3 available) 2 person $15.95 $11.95

Rates do not include a 6% PA sales tax.   The state tax will be added upon completion of rental. Credit Cards and personal checks not accepted.

Minimum rental is HALF hour at 50% of the first hour rate.
Additional Hour Rates will be rounded off to the nearest half hour.
No group or senior citizen rates.
Must be at least 16 years old to rent a boat.

RENTAL POLICY AND WATERWAYS RULES:

P.F.D.'s: Coastguard approved personal flotation devices (life jackets) are supplied to each person. Children 12 years of age and younger must wear a life jacket at all times. Do not sit on P. F. D.

You are responsible for your actions with a rented boat. Operate it in a safe and considerate manner. Keep a distance of 50' from other boats, buoys, dams, shallow areas and the shoreline. No legs or hands over the side of the boat.

A boat attendant will assist you, when entering and leaving your boat. Please be safe!

You are expected to return the boat clean, as you received it.

You will be charged for any damage incurred by or to the rental boat including: Breakage or loss of oars, paddles, anchors and/or P. F. D.'s. The boat attendant will complete an incident report. This report is forwarded to the County Parks, Manager of Natural Resources for review. The Manager of Natural Resources determines the amount of damage fees charged to the renter.

All boats must be returned by 7:45 P.M. or subject to a retrieval charge of $25.00 in addition to rental fees.

TO CONTACT A PARK RANGER CALL 911.

Swimming in the lake and alcoholic beverages in the boat are strictly forbidden!

Download information in PDF format

2014 Moonlight Boat Rides On Lake Redman:

Enjoy boating on Lake Redman after dark which includes a 30-minute astronomy tour by
an amateur astronomer and snacks. Participants must provide their own flashlight.
Parks Department will provide life preservers, boat and paddles or oars.

Pre-registration required - download schedule

Friday, June 14 8:30 p.m.
Sunday, July 6 8:30 p.m.
Friday, July 11 8:30 p.m.
Friday, August 1 8:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 8

8:30p.m.
Friday, September 7 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, September 12 7:30 p.m.
 
   

 Moon Dates:  June 23, July 12, August 10 and September 9

William H. Kain County Park
Lake Redman Boat Launch Area

Cost if using Park boat or kayak - $30.00/Couple (2 occupants)

Cost if using a private boat - $20.00/Couple (2 occupants)

Every additional person in the boat - $5.00 (Weight limits apply)

Call the York County Department of Parks and Recreation at (717) 840-7440 to register for
dates and reservations.

Subject to cancellation due to insufficient registration and inclement weather on the day of the event.