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Boat Launch Sites for Broome 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.

Broome County, DEC Region 7
Waterbody Town Location (some links leave DEC website) Type Parking Invasive Species Present* Comments Agency
Chenango River Chenango DOT Park and Ride. 42.167396°N, 75.874293°W (Google Maps) hand launch 25 cars Municipal
Chenango River Dickinson Jeanne and John D. Wilfley Community Park. 42.141026°N, 75.895259°W (Google Maps) hand launch Municipal
Chenango River Fenton 42.168236°N, 75.832324°W (Google Maps) hand launch 15 cars There is a long carry from the parking area to the river. DEC
Nanticoke Lake Lisle Nanticoke Lake Multiple Use Area. 42.327349°N, 76.091450°W (Google Maps) hand launch 15 cars Electric motors only. Launch is a 0.3-mile walk from the parking area. DEC
Susquehanna River Binghamton Sandy Beach Park. 42.100773°N, 75.869447°W (Google Maps) hard surface launch 20 cars and trailers Zebra Mussel Municipal
Susquehanna River Binghamton 42.095032°N, 75.904011°W (Google Maps) unimproved trailer launch 5 cars and trailers Zebra Mussel Municipal
Susquehanna River Conklin Sullivan Park. 42.085519°N, 75.829173°W (Google Maps) hand launch 8 cars Zebra Mussel Municipal
Susquehanna River Endicott Grippen Park. 42.085179°N, 76.078437°W (Google Maps) hard surface launch 10 cars and trailers Zebra Mussel Municipal
Susquehanna River Johnson City 42.104862°N, 75.968189°W (Google Maps) hand launch 15 cars Zebra Mussel DEC
Susquehanna River Kirkwood Veterans River Park. 42.037700°N, 75.802238°W (Google Maps) hand launch 6 cars Zebra Mussel Municipal
Susquehanna River Kirkwood 42.008644°N, 75.770402°W (Google Maps) hard surface launch 10 cars and trailers Zebra Mussel Municipal
Susquehanna River Nineveh 42.193440°N, 75.599460°W (Google Maps) hard surface launch 8 cars and trailers Zebra Mussel DEC
Susquehanna River Vestal Harold Moore Park. 42.100210°N, 76.014675°W (Google Maps) hard surface launch 10 cars and trailers Zebra Mussel Municipal
Susquehanna River Ouaquaga 42.124499°N, 75.647102°W (Google Maps) hard surface launch 6 cars and trailers Zebra Mussel DEC
Susquehanna River Windsor 42.071670°N, 75.641332°W (Google Maps) hand launch 6 cars Zebra Mussel DEC
Tioughnioga River Chenango Forks 42.237619°N, 75.846692°W (Google Maps) hand launch 6 cars DEC
Tioughnioga River Barker 42.283566°N, 75.889026°W (Google Maps) hand launch 6 cars DEC
Whitney Point Reservoir Whitney Point Dorchester Park. 42.351482°N, 75.971063°W (Google Maps) hard surface launch 40 cars and trailers Eurasian Watermilfoil, Water Chestnut, Curly-leaf Pondweed

accessible
25 hp limit

DEC
Whitney Point Reservoir Triangle 42.397111°N, 75.960341°W (Google Maps) unimproved trailer launch 10 cars and trailers Eurasian Watermilfoil, Water Chestnut, Curly-leaf Pondweed 25 hp limit 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.

Other Icons

accessibleAccessible Features - Locations are identified above. Sites are accessible to the top of the boat ramp, if provided at a site. Parking, as well as other amenities such as bathrooms and informational kiosks, are also accessible. Some sites on larger waters also have accessible boarding docks. Contact your local DEC office for additional details. See a full listing of DEC's Accessible Recreation Destinations.


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