Quaker Lake Launch & Fishing Dock

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The Quaker Lake launch is on the North point of Quaker Lake. Great dock to fish from and a great place to launch your canoe or kayak from.

Fishing

The dock at Quaker Lake is handicapped accessible for anyone looking to go fishing.

Fish for Trout, Bass, Northern Pike and Panfish all year! You could go ice fishing on this lake too!

Canoeing and Kayaking

Great place to practice canoeing and kayaking.

Rentals

Rentals are not available at this location.

Parking

Gravel parking lot

Fees

There is no fee unless you go further south to the Allegany State Park entrance booth AND it is between the hours of 8AM and 5PM. The park is worth the cheap carload fee.

Directions

From I-86 Exit 18

While heading South on Quaker Lake Run (Rte.280) before the Quaker Lake Dam on the left will be a gravel parking area.

From Allegany State Park

Head Northwest on Allegany State Park Rte. 3. Pass entrance / exit booths. On the North side of Quaker Lake and on the rightside of the road you'll find the Quaker Dam/Spillway. Several hundred feet past on the right will be the gravel parking area and dock.

Photo of kayaker at Quaker Lake launch. Fall 2007
Quaker Lake Launch & Fishing Dock
Quaker Run Road
Coldspring, NY
United States
42° 3' 10.6272" N, 78° 52' 31.0404" W

General Information

  • Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
  • Parking: Yes
  • RV Parking: Unknown
  • Bus Parking: Unknown
  • Pets Allowed: Unknown
  • Accepts Credit Cards: Unknown
  • Internet Access: Unknown
  • Conference / Meeting / Banquet: Unknown
  • Playground: Unknown
  • Indoor Pool: Unknown
  • Outdoor Pool: Unknown
  • Swimming: None
  • Boat Launch or Dock: Yes
  • Fishing Access: Direct
  • Equestrian Trail Access: Unknown
  • Bicycle Trail Access: Unknown
  • Hiking Trail Access: Unknown
  • Mountain Biking Trail Access: Unknown
  • Snowmobile Trail Access: Unknown

Please note

Please note that this information may change and may be incorrect

Quaker Lake Launch & Fishing Dock is categorized in

Most Residents are Amish in the Town of Leon

There are approximately 1,380 residents in Leon with the Amish Community comprising about 76% of that number. The Old Order Amish settled in Leon in 1949. They do not believe in the modern conveniences. They have no electricity in their homes + travel by horse and buggy. 

If you are looking for someplace interesting to go, try the Leon area. It is right in the heart of Amish Country.

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