Bowdish Reservoir Boat Ramp Parking Permits

This form is required for non-camping boaters who wish to park and launch a vessel at the boat ramp located at the George Washington State Campground from the second Friday in April through Oct. 31.

  • Due to limited parking availability, only three parking spaces, plus one space for vehicles with a disabled parking placard, are available for non-campground users with boat trailers or car-top boats per time period
  • Only one time period per day may be reserved
  • No more than two days can be reserved per week
  • Please be advised that the use of motors more than ten (10) horsepower on boats launched, hauled, or operated from the Bowdish Reservoir boat ramp is prohibited.

Note: Those with reservations must present their printed permit at the campground gate to gain access. Vehicles must display the permit on their windshield while parked at the boat ramp. Failure to comply may result in being ticketed or towed from the area at the owner’s expense. Please also be aware of RI Boating Regulations.

  • Current Parking Space Type
  • Permit Information
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Choose Day (Morning 8:30 AM-2:30 PM / Disability Placard Parking Space)
Choose Day (Afternoon: 3:00 PM-9:30PM / Disability Placard Parking Space)
Choose Day / Standard Space (Morning: 8:30-2:30 PM)
Choose Day / Standard Space (Afternoon: 3:00-9:30 PM)