Boathouse at Allen Pond Park

Open for the season!

The boathouse at Allen Pond Park offers paddle boat rentals on weekends and some holidays. A paddleboat rental is a great way to introduce a youngster to boating in a safe and enjoyable way. If you are into cardio-fitness, try renting a paddle boat for 30 minutes and paddling around Allen Pond to get a good workout.

Hours of Operation

Month Days Open Hours Open
May 29 - August 2021 Saturdays and Sundays 1 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
September - October 6, 2021 Saturdays and Sundays
1 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

The Boathouse is also open Memorial Day, Independence Day, and Labor Day. 
Paddle boats

Allen Pond Park Paddle Boat Rental Rates:

  • $12 for regular boats;
  • $18 for character boats

    (30-Minute Rental) 
Cash and credit cards are accepted for boat rental payments.

The boathouse may close due to inclement weather. If there is a question about the weather, please call 240-544-5671 to confirm if the boathouse is open. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. All riders are required to wear a Personal Flotation Device which will be provided at the time of rental. Additional rules apply and may be obtained at the boathouse.

First aid supplies are available at the boathouse if needed.