Boat Launch Sites for Delaware 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|
|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.