Boating in New York

Boating resources in New York, find local guides, boating education programs, and recommended local fishing and boating spots.

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Top Boating Spots in New York

Grafton Lakes State Parks
This State Park is great for fishing and boating. Facilities includes boat launches and rentals, and anglers can fish for rainbow trout, and bass.
Gantry Plaza State Park
The Manhattan skyline will occupy anglers’ views while waiting for a bite at Gantry Plaza State Parks.
Hempstead Lake State Park
The Park offers a boat launch and many species of fish species including largemouth bass, chain pickerel, trout, and bluegill.
Tips for Protecting Fish and Water Resources

Tips for Protecting Fish and Water Resources

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Boating and Fishing Etiquette: Wake Up

Boating and Fishing Etiquette: Wake Up

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5 Boater Safety Courses That Prevent Common Accidents

5 Boater Safety Courses That Prevent Common Accidents

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Boating Safety

Boat Safety Checklist

Boat Safety Checklist

Before you leave shore, take the time to read through this boat safety checklist.

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Boat Safety Equipment

Boat Safety Equipment

Learn about the essential boat safety equipment you should have on board at all times

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Boat Safety Courses

Boat Safety Courses

Education is one of the most important aspects of boating safely and responsibly.

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