Boat Launch Sites for Seneca 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|
|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.