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Boat Launch Sites for Wayne 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.
Wayne County, DEC Region 8
Water Town Location Type Parking Invasive Species Present* Comments Agency
Crusoe Creek On Route 89, 1.5 miles north of Savannah. Hand launch 5 cars DEC
Erie Canal Arcadia On Route 31, 1.9 miles west of Route 88 in Newark. Concrete ramp 15 cars and trailers Zebra Mussel
Municipal
Erie Canal Galen At the end of Cayuga Street, 0.8 miles north of Route 414 in Clyde. Hard surface ramp 5 cars and trailers Zebra Mussel
Municipal
Erie Canal Lyons On Water Street, 0.6 miles west of Route 41. Hard surface ramp 8 cars and trailers Zebra Mussel
Municipal
Erie Canal Palmyra On Route 31, 0.7 miles west of Route 21. Hard surface ramp 10 cars and trailers Zebra Mussel
Municipal
Lake Ontario East Bay On North Huron Road, 2 miles north of Hamlet of North Huron. Hand launch 8 cars Eurasian Watermilfoil, Curly-leaf Pondweed, Zebra Mussel, Spiny waterflea, Fishhook Waterflea,
DEC
Lake Ontario East Bay On Slaught Road, 1 mile east of Hamlet of North Huron. Gravel launch 5 cars and trailers Eurasian Watermilfoil, Curly-leaf Pondweed, Zebra Mussel, Spiny waterflea, Fishhook Waterflea,
DEC
Lake Ontario Port Bay South Off West Port Bay Rd, 3 miles north of Village of Wolcott. Hard surface ramp 28 cars and trailers Eurasian Watermilfoil, Curly-leaf Pondweed, Zebra Mussel, Spiny waterflea, Fishhook Waterflea,
DEC
Lake Ontario Port Bay West Off West Port Bay Rd, 5 miles north of Village of Wolcott. Concrete ramp 35 cars and trailers Eurasian Watermilfoil, Curly-leaf Pondweed, Zebra Mussel, Spiny waterflea, Fishhook Waterflea,
DEC
Black Creek Lake Shores Marshes Wildlife Management Area. Off Karat Road, 1.3 miles west of Blind Sodus Road. Hand launch 5 cars Municipal

*Confirmed invasive species present. Other invasive species may also be present.


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