Boat Launch Sites for Tioga 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|
|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.