Norristown Riverfront Park
ALERT (August 26, 2022): Please be advised that, until further notice, this boat ramp and park are closed due to construction. Please contact Norristown Municipal authorities for more information. https://www.norristown.org/
Boat ramp (launch permit required). Parking for 63+. Porta-potties. Picnic area. Connection to Schuylkill River Trail.
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.