Norristown Riverfront Park

Boat ramp (launch permit required). Parking for 42 (including 12 handicap spaces). Porta-potties (seasonal). Picnic area with handicap-accessible pavilion. Connection to Schuylkill River Trail. Home of The Dragon Boat Club.

CAUTION: You cannot safely run the Norristown Dam (0.5 mile ahead) and there is no portage around it from the RL side of Barbadoes Island. If you plan to paddle through, you can go back to the head of the island, down the RR channel to the Upper Merion Boathouse, then portage around the dam from there.

Street Access: 40.116084,-75.355842
River Access: 40.115529,-75.355016

Owner: Norristown Borough

Services: There are many services in Norristown, beginning 0.3 mile northeast.