Fort Hamer Park

Fort Hamer Rowing FacilityFort Hamer DockFort Hamer Pavilion

1605 Ft. Hamer Road
Parrish, FL 34219

Park Hours

Sunrise to sunset, unless otherwise posted or allowed by special permits.


Fort Hamer Rowing Facility

To reserve space for your college or group please contact Sarah Kupiec at (941) 224-9395 or  You will need to complete the Team Training Application, and provide the required Certificate of Insurance forms naming Manatee County and SANCA as additionally insured which can be found at

Welcome Harvard

Washing Sculls

Rowing Paddles

Manatee County Youth Rowing

Manatee County Youth Rowing, Inc. is a community based, not for profit organization located at the Manatee County Fort Hamer Boathouse Facility.  Our mission is to provide rowing programs in a positive and competitive environment for middle and high school ages. No experience required!  Click here to visit our website.

Masters Rowing Program
Not just for Youth!  Ages 21 and older - experience and knowledge of rowing is not required.  Click here for more information.

Long Skinny Boat Camp
Middle school and high school students!  Have a blast this summer getting wet, staying active, and learning a lifelong skill.  Click here to visit our website for dates of half-day and all-day summer camps available.