Boats and Boat Parts

Many local non-profit agencies accept boat donations and often offer free towing. Your donation may also be tax deductible. An internet search such as “donate boat York PA” will provide many options of organizations that accept boat donations. 

Metal boat or boat parts can also often be recycled at metal scrap businesses. An internet search such as “recycle boat York PA” will show businesses that accept these materials for recycling. 

Boats that measure 16 feet long or less can be disposed of at the York County Resource Recovery Center (YCRRC). Click here for information on the YCRRC rates and hours. Boats that measure over 16 feet long must be disposed of at Modern Landfill (717-246-2686).

Boat batteries should be recycled at the facilities that sell these materials.

Small boat parts and pieces from residential maintenance may be disposed of in your regular trash.