Boat Launch Sites for Schenectady 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.
Accessibility: The Freemans Bridge Boat Launch Site listed in the chart below is wheelchair accessible.
Full Listing of DEC's Accessible Recreation Destinations
|Water||Town||Location||Type||Parking||Invasive Species Present*||Comments||Agency|
|Mohawk River/Barge Canal||Freemans Bridge||Off Route 50 in Town of Glenville.||Hard surface ramp||15 cars and trailers||Eurasian Watermilfoil, Water Chestnut, Zebra Mussel
*Confirmed invasive species present. Other invasive species may als be present.