Boats & Canoes, Paddle Board Rentals, Swimming and More

From 2W Lake, just step out the door, cross the road and you are on the water! Skaneateles Lake affords a little something for everyone! From assorted boat rentals, to swimming and relaxing in the sun, you are sure to enjoy the waterfront!

Swimming + Boat Rentals

Summer Swim Hours
Lifeguards are on duty:
11:30 am – 6:30 pm

Skaneateles Marina
315-685-5095
Full and half day rentals:
Morning: 9:30 am – 1:00 pm  |  Afternoon: 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

The Sailboat Shop
315-685-7558
Boats are delivered and launched for you:
10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Park and Swimming Rules

Swimming hours are 11:30 am – 6:30 pm daily

Non-residents – $5/day

No pets are allowed in the park

No alcohol

No picnics/cooking allowed

Swimming Area – Skaneateles, NY

From 2W Lake, just step out the door, cross the road and you are at Shotwell Park and one of the most beautiful swimming areas in all of the Finger Lakes. The water is crystal clear and so refreshing. The Mid-Lakes Navigation lunch & dinner tour boats are there as well!

Swimming Rafts & Lifeguards

During the daytime there are always lifeguards on duty so you can relax and let the little ones enjoy themselves. For the older kids and adults there are multiple swim rafts to use. The whole family will enjoy the park.