Boat Launch Sites for Delaware 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|
|Delaware River||Hancock||Off Bard Parker Road, south edge of village off NY Route 97.||Hand launch||15 cars||Curly-leaf Pondweed, Didymo
|Delaware River (East Branch)||Fish's Eddy||Off County Route 28, approximately 1/4 mile west of Hamlet of Fish's Eddy.||Hand launch||5 cars||Curly-leaf Pondweed, Didymo
|Delaware River (West Branch)||Deposit||Off Airport Road at south edge of Village of Deposit. Approx. ½ mile from NY Route 17 overpass.||Hand launch||10 cars||Curly-leaf Pondweed, Didymo
|Delaware River (West Branch)||Hale Eddy||On County Route 56, off NY Route 17 approximately 6 ½ miles west of Village of Hancock.||Hand launch||6 cars||Curly-leaf Pondweed, Didymo
|Little Pond||Off Route 17, 14 miles north of Hamlet of Livingston Manor on Beaverkill Road.||Hand launch||20 cars and trailers||No motors||DEC|
|Susquehanna River||Otego||Off Wells Bridge-Otego Road, 2 1/2 miles west of Viillage of Otego, on south side of river.||Hand launch||10 cars and trailers||Zebra Mussel
|Susquehanna River||Unadilla||On west side of Village of Unadilla, off River Road 1 mile south of intersection of Route 7 and I-88 connector.||Hand launch||40 cars||Zebra Mussel
*Confirmed invasive species present. Other invasive species may also be present.