Most sites are open for public use even if the boarding dock is not installed.

That includes facilities operated by the Department of Environmental Conservation, the Canal Corporation and the Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation.

Visitors must practice social distancing at a state beach.

Andrew Cuomo.

New York State public boat launches will be open this season according to a clarification issued late Sunday by Gov. Boat launching sites exist in virtually every county of New York State. It’s part of the confused response to the state’s social-distancing orders.

OGDENSBURG, N.Y. (WWNY) - Some boat launches are open while some not. Andrew Cuomo. Ogdensburg’s Patterson Street boat launch … Boat Launches and Marinas: Marinas and boat launch sites are open where conditions allow.

While county officials got some blowback from golfers, other counties followed, and now the state agrees. Posted Apr 20, 2020 at 10:07 PM New York State public boat launches will be open this season according to a clarification issued late Sunday by Gov. 20, 2020 After opening, then closing due to the coronavirus pandemic, marinas​ and boat launches are back open, but with restrictions from the state firmly in place. For your convenience, the type of launch, driving directions and parking capacity are included for each site. Call the park or regional office directly for current status; and; Beaches and Swimming: State Park beaches will begin to open for swimming beginning May 22, at 50 percent capacity or less and with heightened precautions. Swimming beach hours vary by …

Marinas and State Boat Launches Back Open Across New York By Spencer Conlin Malta PUBLISHED 3:17 PM ET Apr. The following pages provide information on publicly available boat launches separated out by county.