Boating in DC

Get boating resources in Washington D.C, learn more about boat registration requirements, state regulations, best places to boat and more.

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Top Boating Spots in District of Columbia

Anacostia Park
The Anacostia River in Washington, D.C. is a great place to indulge in some recreational fishing and boating activities.
Hains Point
Hains Point in Washington, D.C. has terrific views of the city and is a popular place for fishing, boating, biking and picnicking.
Fletcher’s Cove
Fletcher’s offers rowboat, kayak, and bike rentals, and some of the best seasonal shad fishing on the east coast.
Tips for Protecting Fish and Water Resources

Tips for Protecting Fish and Water Resources

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Boating and Fishing Etiquette: Wake Up

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Boating Safety

Boat Safety Checklist

Boat Safety Checklist

Before you leave shore, take the time to read through this boat safety checklist.

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Boat Safety Equipment

Boat Safety Equipment

Learn about the essential boat safety equipment you should have on board at all times

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Boat Safety Courses

Boat Safety Courses

Education is one of the most important aspects of boating safely and responsibly.

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