Boat Rentals

Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) conservation parks are open!

Check out our Visitor Protocols prior to your arrival.

Wearing a mask or a face covering is required in indoor TRCA facilities as per municipal by-laws. All visitors entering an indoor premise are required to wear a mask or face covering while inside. Please arrive prepared with a mask or face covering.

Prior to coming to a campground or conservation park, 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 park.



Please note that rentals are not available at this time.

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

*Plus HST

Pedal or Rowboat* $14.00 per hour

*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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