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Cooperstown Area Dock & Slip Space

Want to get out and enjoy the water with your own vessel? Check out the limited Dock and Slip spaces available on Otsego and Candarago Lakes.  Best to call in advance for most up to date informaion and parking information.


  • Village of Cooperstown: PUBLIC USE.
    • (4) Public Slips - available for FREE public, hourly/day-use only. Located at the very end of the dock,  first-come, first served basis.  Contact VOC for any other information (607) 547 – 2411.
    • Seasonal Slips - 80 rented seasonal slips available by contacting the Village direct (607) 547 – 2411 (waiting list available).
    • Public Boat Launch on Fish Road and Fair Street
    • Call (607) 547-2411 for more information
  •  The Otesaga Resort Hotel for GUESTS ONLY.
    • Dock & Eat at the Hawkeye Bar & Grill or Fire Bar.
    • Call ahead to confirm dock availability (607) 547-9931
  • Bayside Inn & Marina for GUESTS ONLY.
    • Slips and are great to work with!...when they have availability.
    • For more information or to be added to the current waiting list call (607) 547 – 2371
  • Glimmerglass Queen Lighthouse and Lake Front Restaurant and Hote for GUESTS ONLY.
    • Dock & Eat at the Lake Front Restaurant - Dock Right from land is marked for "Resturant Parking".
    • About 50' Dock space is available.
    • No charge for Patrons ONLY.
    • Call Tulsa Lepetich for more information (607) 547 – 9511
  • Blue Mingo Grill for GUESTS ONLY.
    • Dock & Eat FREE for patrons only.
    • First come, first served availability



    • Public Boat Launch has lake access only, no marina.
    • Contact Glimmerglass State Park for more information (607) 547 - 8662 
    • has three docks with 57 spaces, some seasonal and 10 free slips for dock-n-eat option.
    • Call Gene for details & availability (315) 529 - 7560

Click on  Boating and Fishing for more information about Otsego County's water and outdoor recreation.


We strongly advise that you check business websites or call ahead for the most up-to-date information on possible limited hours and whether reservations are necessary or not. 

General Information

Season / Hours of Operation

Memorial Day - Labor Day each year.

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