If you like water, you will LOVE what Schuyler County has to offer! Looking for a place to put your boat in the water? There are several options in the area:
► Clute Park Boat Launch
Address: 155 S. Clute Park Drive, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
Phone: (607) 535-4438 • Website
Access Seneca Lake from the Seneca-Cayuga Canal just blocks from downtown Watkins Glen. Parking is $5. Clute Park also offers camping, a playground, swimming, picnic facilities, charcoal grills, and a community center.
► Frog Hollow Marina
Address: 40 Fairgrounds Lane, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
Phone: (607) 535-2671 • Website
Located on the Seneca-Cayuga Canal on the east side of the village of Watkins Glen, Frog Hollow Marina offers service, storage, and slips for boats. Their boat launch is available to the public for $10.
► Montour Falls Marina
Address: 97 Marina Drive, Montour Falls, NY 14865
Phone: (607) 210-4124 • Website
This municipal marina offers boat slips, camping, and pavillions available to rent. Call the marina for more information on rentals. The cost to launch your boat is $5.
► Smith Park
Address: 5303 Park Avenue, Hector, NY 14841
Phone: (607) 546-4467 • Website
Smith Park in Hector is less than a 15 minute drive from Watkins Glen. Located on the east side of Seneca Lake, this picturesque park offers camping, picnicking, swimming on a sand beach, pavilion rentals, and a boat launch! Parking is free, it costs $5 to launch your boat or you can purchase a season pass for $35.
► Village Marina
Address: 2 Seneca Harbor, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
Phone Number: (607) 535-7910 • Website
The Village Marina is located directly on the southern shore of Seneca Lake in the village of Watkins Glen. They offer seasonal slips, transient docking for vessels up to 30 feet, winter and summer storage, as well as a public boat launch. The cost for non-tenants to launch is $4.