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Boat Launch Sites for Wayne 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 fwboat@dec.ny.gov.

For an explanation of the recreational icons on this page, see below.

Wayne County, DEC Region 8
Waterbody Town Location (some links leave DEC website) Type Parking Invasive Species Present* Comments Agency
Crusoe Creek Savannah Northern Montezuma Wildlife Management Area. 43.089021°N, 76.762367°W (Google Maps) hand launch 5 cars DEC
Erie Canal Arcadia Widewaters Canal Park. 43.050830°N, 77.131421°W (Google Maps) hard surface launch 15 cars and trailers Zebra Mussel Municipal
Erie Canal Galen 43.079788°N, 76.868569°W (Google Maps) hard surface launch 5 cars and trailers Zebra Mussel Municipal
Erie Canal Galen 43.061503°N, 76.840283°W (Google Maps) hand launch 5 cars Zebra Mussel Canal Corp.
Erie Canal Lyons Abbey Park. 43.063845°N, 77.002230°W (Google Maps) hard surface launch 8 cars and trailers Zebra Mussel Municipal
Erie Canal Macedon Lock 30 Canal Park. 43.073485°N, 77.304291°W (Google Maps) hard surface launch 25 cars, 15 cars and trailers Zebra Mussel Municipal
Erie Canal Palmyra Palmyra-Macedon Aqueduct Park. 43.065143°N, 77.244036°W (Google Maps) hard surface launch 10 cars and trailers Zebra Mussel Municipal
Erie Canal Palmyra Port of Palmyra Marina. 43.065737°N, 77.229057°W (Google Maps) hand launch 30 cars Zebra Mussel Municipal
Erie Canal Palmyra 43.064888°N, 77.221393°W (Google Maps) hard surface launch 6 cars and trailers Zebra Mussel Municipal
Lake Ontario (East Bay) Huron Lake Shore Marshes Wildlife Management Area. 43.292786°N, 76.886556°W (Google Maps) hand launch 8 cars Eurasian Watermilfoil, Curly-leaf Pondweed, Zebra Mussel, Spiny waterflea, Fishhook Waterflea DEC
Lake Ontario (East Bay) Huron Lake Shore Marshes Wildlife Management Area. 43.272920°N, 76.902328°W (Google Maps) unimproved trailer launch 5 cars and trailers Eurasian Watermilfoil, Curly-leaf Pondweed, Zebra Mussel, Spiny waterflea, Fishhook Waterflea DEC
Lake Ontario (Port Bay) Wolcott Lake Shore Marshes Wildlife Management Area. 43.278873°N, 76.828561°W (Google Maps) hard surface launch 28 cars and trailers Eurasian Watermilfoil, Curly-leaf Pondweed, Zebra Mussel, Spiny waterflea, Fishhook Waterflea DEC
Lake Ontario (Port Bay) Wolcott Lake Shore Marshes Wildlife Management Area. 43.304192°N, 76.838855°W (Google Maps) hard surface launch 35 cars and trailers Eurasian Watermilfoil, Curly-leaf Pondweed, Zebra Mussel, Spiny waterflea, Fishhook Waterflea DEC
Lake Ontario (Sodus Bay) Sodus 43.263481°N, 76.993536°W (Google Maps) hard surface launch 20 cars and trailers Eurasian Watermilfoil, Curly-leaf Pondweed, Zebra Mussel, Spiny waterflea, Fishhook Waterflea Municipal
Lake Ontario Sodus 43.273299°N, 76.975010°W (Google Maps) hard surface launch 30 cars and trailers Eurasian Watermilfoil, Curly-leaf Pondweed, Zebra Mussel, Spiny waterflea, Fishhook Waterflea Open Labor Day through Memorial Day. US Coast Guard
Black Creek Red Creek Lake Shore Marshes Wildlife Management Area. 43.318653°N, 76.749827°W (Google Maps) hand launch 5 cars DEC

*Confirmed invasive species present. Other invasive species may also be present.

Boat Launch Types

Use the following definitions to help you determine if a particular site will accommodate your boat:

hard surface launchHard surface launch - Site affords float-off and float-on launching for most trailered boats.

unimproved trailer launchUnimproved trailer 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 launchHand launch - No trailer capacity. Boats must be hand carried to the water.

 
 
 
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