Hinckley Reservoir boat launch, fishing area open for the season

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Hinckley Reservoir is now open for the season, according to the New York State Power Authority.

Posted: May 24, 2018 5:21 PM

Hinckley Reservoir is now open for the season, according to the New York State Power Authority.

The recreational boat launch at Hinckley Reservoir and the dam opened for the season on Thursday, along with the fishing access area.

The boat launch is located along the north side of the reservoir on Route 365, and it’s open daily during the boating season. The launch has concrete plants that extend 200 feet into the water to allow easy access for boaters. Directional and warning buoys by the power dam spillway are also in place.

The launch will stay open for as long as reservoir conditions remain safe for boating, according to the NYPA.

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