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Boat Launch Sites for Schoharie 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.
Schoharie County, DEC Region 4
Water Town Location Type Parking Invasive Species Present* Comments Agency
Schoharie Creek Middleburgh Mine Kill State Park, Route 30, 5 miles south of Middleburgh. Concrete ramp 65 cars and trailers Ramp serves power authority pump storage reservoir. OPRHP
Schoharie Creek Off NY Route 30A approx. 1 1/4 miles north of Hamlet of Central Bridge across from Cripplebush Road junction. Hand launch 15 cars DEC
Schoharie Creek Central Bridge Off NY Route 7 on east side of bridge. Hand launch 8 cars Didymo

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

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