Boat Launch Sites for Tioga County
DEC manages over 395 boating and fishing access facilities. We do our best to keep these sites clean and safe, but if you see something that is out of order or have a question or concern about a particular site, send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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|
|Susquehanna River||Apalachin||Between Routes 17C and 434 on south shore of river||Concrete ramp||20 cars and trailers||Zebra Mussel
|Susquehanna River||Barton||Off Route 17 in Hamlet of Barton.||Hand launch||10 cars||Zebra Mussel
|Susquehanna River||Barton||Old Barton Road, 1.5 miles west of the Hamlet of Barton||Gravel ramp||8 cars and trailers||Zebra Mussel
|Susquehanna River||Nichols (East)||On East River Drive, 1 mile east of Village of Nichols.||Concrete ramp||12 cars and trailers||Zebra Mussel
|Susquehanna River||Nichols (West)||On West River Drive approx. 4 miles west of Village of Nichols.||Concrete ramp||8 cars and trailers||Zebra Mussel
|Susquehanna River||Owego||½ mile east of Hamlet of Apalachin.||Concrete ramp||20 cars and trailers||Zebra Mussel
|Susquehanna River||Owego||On Marshland Road.||Hard surface ramp||10 cars and trailers||Zebra Mussel
|Susquehanna River||Owego||At Hickories Park located off Route 17C.||Hard surface ramp||6 cars and trailers||Zebra Mussel
*Confirmed invasive species present. Other invasive species may also be present.