Boat Launch Sites for Cortland 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|
|Labrador Pond||Tully||Off Markham Hollow Road||Hand launch||6 cars||NO motors, Fishing pier available||DEC|
|Otselic River||Willett||NYS Route 41.||Hand launch||6 cars||DEC|
|Otselic River||Willett||On Landers Corner Road, approx. 1/2 mile west of Route 26.||Hand launch||6 cars||DEC|
|Papish Pond||Off Beach Road 6 miles southwest of Village of Cincinnatus.||Hand launch||15 cars and trailers||Electric motors only||DEC|
|Tully Lake||Off Route 281, 2 1/2 miles south of Village of Tully, west on Song Lake Crossing, first right after crossing I-81 to Saulsbury Road, left on Friendly Shores Road.||Hand launch||15 cars||Eurasian Watermilfoil, Curly-leaf Pondweed, Starry Stonewort
||7.5 hp motor limit||DEC|
*Confirmed invasive species present. Other invasive species may also be present.