Big Ridge State Park

Boating

BIG RIDGE LAKE

Rowboat rentals are available on the 49-acre Big Ridge Lake. The boat dock is open seasonally from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Please call the park office for specific hours of operation. Visitors may use their own electric trolling motors on park rowboats. Privately owned boats can be launched on Big Ridge Lake for a nominal fee. 

NORRIS LAKE

Fishing boats, ski boats, and wave runners can be launched at the boat ramp on Norris Lake just outside the park entrance drive. Due to the low lake level, there is no access to the boat ramp on Norris Lake during winter months. 

BOAT RENTAL PRICES

Row Boat Hourly $3.00 
Row Boat 3 Day $50.00
Row Boat Overnight $20.00 
Row Boat Weekly $75.00

Lake Use Permit Boating Day $5.00