Boat Launch Sites for Yates County
Note: Use the following definitions to help you determine if a particular site will accommodate your boat.
- Hard surface or concrete ramp--site affords float-off and float-on launching for most trailered boats.
- Beach launch--no float-off or float-on trailered boat capability. Sites will accommodate the approach to the water's edge of small and light trailered boats. Boat may then be pushed on or off trailer. Usually shallow areas.
- Hand launch--no trailer capacity. Boats must be hand carried to the water.
- Car top launch--For canoe/kayak launching. Limited parking available.
|Water||Town||Location||Type||Parking||Invasive Species Present*||Comments||Agency|
|Guyanoga Creek||Branchport||On Route 54A in Hamlet of Branchport||Hard surface ramp||6 cars and trailers||DEC|
|Keuka Lake||Penn Yan||Keuka Lake State Park, Route 54A, 6 miles southwest of Village of Penn Yan.||Concrete ramp||50 cars and trailers||Eurasian Watermilfoil, Zebra Mussel
|Keuka Lake||Off Route 14A in Village of Penn Yan.||Concrete ramps||6 cars||Eurasian Watermilfoil, Zebra Mussel
|Seneca Lake||Severne Point||On Severne Point Road, off Route 14, 8 miles south of Dresden.||Concrete ramp||30 cars and trailers||Eurasian Watermilfoil, Zebra Mussel
|West River||Middlesex||Off Route 245, 6 miles south of Village of Middlesex on South Hill Road.||Hand launch||5 cars||DEC|
*Confirmed invasive species present. Other invasive species may also be present.