City Opens Seasonal Boater Application Round for Prescott Park Docks

December 14, 2017

Applications for the seasonal boat slips at the Prescott Park docks will be accepted at the City of Portsmouth City Clerk’s Office from December 15th, 2017 through January 31st, 2018. Applications can be found on the City of Portsmouth’s website at

Each year 12 boat slips are made available for seasonal rental. Slips are first awarded to Portsmouth residents using a lottery system. If there are any remaining slips available after the Portsmouth Resident drawing, a second lottery is then held for non-residents. Notification will be sent out to all applicants who have been selected through the lottery drawings, which is scheduled for February 1st. 

In addition, to the seasonal slip rental, dock space is also available in the Park for the boating public throughout the boating season. Additional information about rates and policies can be found online

Prescott Park Docks