Stark Parks maintains the Sippo Lake Marina in Perry Township and the Walborn Reservoir Marina on Price St. north of Alliance. Boat rentals, live bait, tackle, and food are available from May to October. Accessible fishing piers are within close distance of each marina. Cash and major credit cards are accepted.
Bringing your own boat is cool, just read over the regulations beforehand.
Monday - Thursday : 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.Friday - Sunday : 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Monday - Thursday : 6 a.m. - 7 p.m.Friday - Sunday : 6 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Monday - Sunday : 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
*Weather Permitting**Marinas close one hour after posted rental times
Group and family pontoon rides at the accessible Sippo Lake and Walborn Reservoir Marinas are available by reservation from May through September. Rides can be scheduled at least two weeks in advance in one hour increments, with a maximum of two hours. The cost of a pontoon ride is $40 per hour with a limit of seven riders.
All riders are required to wear a provided personal flotation device (PFD).
Join a Stark Parks volunteer boat captain for a beautiful pontoon sunset cruise. Up to seven passengers per cruise. Limited to families and individuals. Reservations are required. Sippo Lake Marina Tuesdays, June – August 6:00 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. Walborn Reservoir Thursdays, June – August 6:00 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. For pontoon reservations, please call 330.409.8096.
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