Boat Launch Sites for Seneca 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|
|Cayuga Lake||Dean's Cove State Marine Park||On Route 89, 24 miles north of Ithaca.||2 concrete ramps||48 cars and trailers||Hydrilla, Eurasian Watermilfoil, Variable Leaf Milfoil, Curly-leaf Pondweed, Zebra Mussel
|Cayuga Lake||Seneca Falls||Cayuga Lake State Park, Route 89, 3 miles east of Village of Seneca Falls.||Concrete ramp||50 cars and trailers||Hydrilla, Eurasian Watermilfoil, Variable Leaf Milfoil, Curly-leaf Pondweed, Zebra Mussel
|Cayuga-Seneca Canal||Aurelius||Along Lock Road, just off Route 90 in Mudlock.||Concrete ramp||10 cars and trailers||Canal Corp.|
|Cayuga-Seneca Canal||Tyre||Routes 5 and 20 just over Freebridge S-1 on west side.||Concrete ramp||10 cars and trailers||Canal Corp.|
|Cayuga-Seneca Canal||Waterloo||At the end of Oak Street, 0.2 miles south Routes 5 & 20 in Village of Waterloo.||Concrete ramp||5 cars and trailers||Municipal|
|Seneca Lake||Geneva||Seneca Lake State Park, Routes 5 & 20 & 96A, at City of Geneva.||Hard surface ramp||30 cars and trailers||Eurasian Watermilfoil, Zebra Mussel
|Seneca Lake||Lodi||Lodi Point State Park, On Route 136, 5 miles west of Village of Lodi.||Hard surface ramp||68 cars and trailers||Eurasian Watermilfoil, Zebra Mussel
|Seneca Lake||Romulus||Sampson State Park, Route 96A, 12 miles south of City of Geneva.||Concrete||64 cars and trailers||Eurasian Watermilfoil, Zebra Mussel
|Seneca River||Montezuma Wildlife Refuge area||In the Montezuma Wildlife Refuge Area off Route 20, on the Barge Canal just south of Freebridge in Town of Tyre.||Hard surface ramp||25 cars and trailers||Eurasian Watermilfoil, Water Chestnut, Zebra Mussel
*Confirmed invasive species present. Other invasive species may also be present.