Boat Launch Sites for Oswego 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|
|Lake Ontario||Mexico||Mexico Point. Off Route 104B, one mile north of Texas.||Dual concrete ramps||105 cars and trailers plus 29 cars||OPRHP|
|Oneida Lake||Toad Harbor||Town of West Monroe, off Shaw Drive.||Hand launch||20 cars||Eurasian Watermilfoil, Water Chestnut, Curly-leaf Pondweed, Starry Stonewort, Zebra Mussel
|Salmon River Reservoir||Little America||On the CCC Road off Orwell-Redfield Road, 4 1/2 miles west of Hamlet of Redfield.||Beach launch||16 cars||DEC|
|Salmon River Reservoir||Redfield||County Route 17 in the Hamlet of Redfield.||Beach ramp||6 cars and trailers||DEC|
|Salmon River||Richland||Pine Grove Road, Off Route 3 1/2 miles south of Route 13 at Port Ontario.||Dual gravel ramps||120 cars and trailers||Access to Lake Ontario||OPRHP|
|Salmon River Reservoir||On Jackson Road off the Orwell-Redfield Road. 5 1/2 miles west of Hamlet of Redfield.||Concrete ramp||22 cars and trailers||DEC|
Samon River Reservoir
|Redfield||County Route 17 in the Hamlet of Redfield.||Concrete ramp||20 cars and trailers||DEC|
*Confirmed invasive species present. Other invasive species may also be present.