Boat Rentals

Please see our Places to Visit page for up-to-date status of our conservation areas, trails, and properties.


Please review our Visitor Protocols prior to visiting all Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) locations. Prior to coming to a location, every visitor must do the Ontario Ministry of Health self-assessment for COVID-19. If they do not pass the assessment, they should not visit the location.

Enjoy the tranquility of being on the water, as you experience the breathtaking beauty of the natural surroundings — and maybe even catch a glimpse of the local wildlife.

Rowboats and pedal boats are available for rent at Heart Lake Conservation Park. Non-motorized boats are welcomed at Heart Lake Conservation Park and Indian Line Campground. Both parks are conveniently located within the Greater Toronto Area.

Rowboat / Pedal Boat: Water Safety Rules

  • Life jackets or personal floatation devices must be worn by all persons while on the water. Make sure yours fits well and it is fastened properly.
  • Always stay seated while in a boat or canoe.
  • If a thunderstorm or lightning is approaches, leave the water immediately.
  • TRCA does not permit the use of motorized watercraft of any sort.
  • Inflatable rafts or devices are prohibited unless marked with D.O.T. approval.
  • No diving or swimming from any water craft.
  • All boaters must stay within the designated areas.
  • Persons renting equipment must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Persons under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
  • No “horseplay” in any water craft.
  • Weight and capacity restrictions on all water craft must be adhered to.
  • Fishing from pedal boats is prohibited.
  • Boating is permitted during daytime hours of operation only.
  • For the safety and enjoyment of everyone, please review the boating rules posted.

canoeing and paddling at TRCA parks

Rental Fees

Pedal or Rowboat Price (+HST)
Per Hour $18.05
Per Half Day $45.15

*Limited quantities. Available from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm during operation times. Drivers license or deposit required. Boats include life vests.

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