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Access for Anglers with Disabilities in East Central NY

The following is a list, by county, of fishing access sites for anglers with disabilities.

Although every effort is made to keep this information current, please confirm the availability of facilities with the appropriate DEC Regional Office.

Columbia County

  • Hudson River - at Germantown

Delaware County

Greene County

  • Colgate Lake - fishing platform, campsite, pit privy and designated parking on County Rte. 23C north of Tannersville
  • Green Lake - On Valley Road off County Route 49 approx. 2 miles north of Village of Leeds. Accessible fishing platform off a 50-60 foot accessible trail.

Montgomery County

  • Mohawk River
    • at Amsterdam
    • at Lock 10 of the Barge Canal
    • at Nelliston

Otsego County

  • Goodyear Lake - At end of Silliman Cove Road (on the west side of County Route 35 approx. 1 mile north of junction with NY 7). Accessible fishing platform at the end of a 0.4 mile accessible trail. Also has an EZ Dock Launch System.
  • Susquehanna River - from the RT 28 intersection with I-88 take RT 28 north for 4.4 miles. Across from School House Hill Road. Universally accessible dock system for launching and retrieving cartop boats.

See a full listing of DECs accessible recreation destinations.