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Access for Anglers with Disabilities in North 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.

Herkimer County

  • Mohawk River
    • in the Village of Frankfort at the end of Fox Street off Railroad Street
  • Nicks Lake Campground - off Rte. 28, 1.5 miles southwest of Old Forge. Picnic tables, pavilion, canoe launch, fishing pier, new restroom building.

Jefferson County

  • Black River - at the Village of Dexter boat launch
  • Lake Ontario - at Three Mile Bay boat launch site
  • South Sandy Creek - at Henderson
  • St. Lawrence River - at DEC Cape Vincent Fisheries Research Station off Route 12E in the Village of Cape Vincent

Lewis County

Oneida County

St. Lawrence County

  • Cranberry Lake - One-quarter mile south of NYS Route 3 on Columbian Road in the Hamlet of Cranberry Lake. Boat launch site for trailered and hand carry boats, with parking and portable privy.
  • Tooley Pond - shore access, Tooley Pond Rd., 6 miles north of Cranberry Lake

See a full listing of DEC's accessible recreation destinations.