COVID-19 UPDATES: Keeping Visitors Healthy

Chickasaw State Park


Lake Placid

Fishing boats are available for rent at the boat dock for use on Lake Placid. They are available year-round and may be rented (full day only) from the park office when the boat dock is closed. The boat dock is open Memorial Day through the first weekend in August and then, weekends only through October 16. 


Row Boat Hourly $4.00
Row Boat Full Day $24.00
Row Boat Weekly $75.00

Lake LaJoie

Lake LaJoie is open to the public only when the Group Camp is vacant, and the launch of personal jon boats is allowed. Visitors may call the Park Office to check availability.

2021 COVID-19 Update

Most state park boat rental operations will open this summer. Hours and operating procedures will vary by park. Each park will implement additional safety and sanitation protocols to protect park staff and visitors and encourage social distancing. All boaters are encouraged to bring their own life jacket or approved personal floatation device (PFD).