Description - The park operated a boat launch facility along SR 89 named Dean's Cove Boat Launch. There are no other amenities at this location.
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Dean's Cove Boat Launch
- Dean's Cove Boat Launch is a boat launch site accessible from SR 89 along the west side of Cayuga Lake. No additional amenities offered.
Recreation - A boat launch is offered on the western banks of Cayuga Lake along SR 89.
Climate - New York experiences four distinct seasons, with spring and fall being the most pleasant times to travel through the region. Humidity in the southeastern areas of the state can make summer travel uncomfortable, although many festivals and special events occur during that season. Summer highs in the lower elevations of New York usually don't surpass 90 degrees F. Thunderstorms occur a few times a week and can bring needed relief from the heat.
During the fall and spring humidity levels drop with temperatures and make for pleasantly mild traveling weather. Fall brings brilliant color changes in the leaves and spring bring blooming flowers to all regions of the state.
Winter travel can be hazardous as the western portion of the state receives extreme amounts of snow. Debilitating ice storms hit the southeastern portion of the state as often as snow. Although the major highways are usually clear soon after snow, in time to reach the ski resorts in northern New York.
The boat launch may be accessed from SR 89 along the west side of Cayuga Lake.