Canal System Boat Launches Across New York State

data.ny.gov | Last Updated 10 Jun 2019

The New York State Canal System is a 524 mile inland waterway that includes 125 public access points for placing a boat into the water, 74 of which are ramps for trailer-able boats. Information provided in this data set includes the name of the facility, the type of launch, if overnight parking of tow vehicles is permitted, and specific location by mileage along the canal, shore, and geographic coordinates.

Tags: canal, waterway, boat launch, erie canal, champlain canal, oswego canal, cayuga-seneca canal, glens falls feeder canal

This dataset has the following 15 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeSample Values
Waterwaywaterwaytext
Milemilenumber
Shoreshoretext
Namenametext
Launch Typelaunch_typetext
Latitudelatitudenumber
Longitudelongitudenumber
Parkingparkingtext
Overnight Parkingovernight_parkingtext
Campingcampingtext
Day Use Amenitiesday_use_amenitiestext
Portage Distanceportage_distancetext
Potable Waterpotable_watertext
Restroomsrestroomstext
Locationlocationlocation