DEEP: Branford River Boat Launch

Branford River Boat Launch

{A view from the Branford River boat launch.}

Site Sketch of the Branford River Boat Launch (PDF)

Type: Trailered
Season: Year round
Address: 38 Goodsell Point Road, Branford
Directions: Turn south off Route 1 onto Route 142 (Short Beach Road), then left on Stannard Avenue to Goodsell Point Road.
Regulations: Stony Creek, 6 MPH in the established channel from the reef extension of Linden Point northward. Branford Harbor, slow-no-wake in all waters north of the line from Indian Neck Point to Lovers Island. All tidal marshes, marsh channels and estuaries, slow-no-wake. All shores, 6 MPH within 100 yards of any shore.
Docks: Floating
Toilets: Chemical (Seasonal)
Parking Spaces: 50
Parking Surface: Gravel
Access Road Surface: Paved
Ramp Surface: Paved
ADA Accessible: Yes
Additional Info:
Crowded on weekends, steep ramp.
Schedule of Marine Events and Fishing Tournaments (Note: tournaments are not open to the general public)

Boat Launches in Connecticut

Content Last Updated on May 3, 2018.