Public Boat Launches On Lake George & Other Nearby Lakes and Rivers

Looking for public boat launches in the Lake George and Southern Adirondack region? This list of public boat launches will get you out on the beautiful waters of Lake George, as well as several other nearby bodies of water, such as Brant Lake, Glen Lake and the Hudson River. The size of each launch site, as well as any accompanying fees, will be noted.

entrance sign at the glen lake canoe launch
Glen Lake Canoe Launch
Queensbury, NY
The Glen Lake Canoe Launch is located off Exit 20 on I-87, just 1.3 miles from the Six Flags Great Escape intersection. Access from the launch is restricted to canoes and kayaks.
lifeguard chair and people on the sandy beach in lake george
Lake George (Million Dollar) Beach
Lake George, NY
Lake George (Million Dollar) Beach is a popular area beach with lifeguards, showers, picnic areas with grills, lots of room to swim, and parking for 200 cars. It also features a state-run, public boat launch with a boat inspection station.
Hague Town Beach Park
Hague Town Beach Park
Hague, NY
The beach at Robert E. Henry Memorial Park is open 10am - 1:30pm and 2pm - 6pm daily June 29 thru August 31. There is a $15 boat launch fee for non-residents, and this fee is waived for residents with multi-use sticker.
Norowal Marina
Bolton Landing, NY
Norowal Marina is a public boat launch site on Lake George in Bolton Landing. There is a fee that varies based on the type of boat.
Luzerne State Campground at Fourth Lake
Lake Luzerne, NY
Luzerne Campground features a day-use beach, as well as a place to launch non-motorized boats.
Northwest Bay/Clay Meadow
Bolton Landing, NY
Northwest Bay/Clay Meadow is located four miles north of Bolton Landing. There is no fee to launch your boat here, but only car top boats are allowed.
Brant Lake Dock
Brant Lake, NY
Brant Lake Dock is located off Route 8, 1 mile northeast of the hamlet of Brant Lake. There is parking for 11 cars on site.
Roger's Rock
Hague, NY
Roger's Rock Campsites features a public boat launch that can be accessed for a small day use fee. It's located three miles north of Hague on Route 9N.
Horicon Boat Launch
Pottersville, NY
Horicon Boat Launch is located off Route 9 on County Road 62, just north of Pottersville.
Hudson River Dock
Lake Luzerne-Hadley, NY
The Hudson River Dock is located on East River Drive in Luzerne. There is parking for 30 cars and trailers on site.
Mossy Point Boat Launch
Ticonderoga, NY
The Mossy Point Boat Launch is located two miles south of Ticonderoga on Black Point Road. There is no fee, and it has an accessible hard launching surface.
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