Bantam Lake Boat Launch


.An aerial view of the Boat Launch

Type: Trailered
Season: Year round
Address: 16 Palmer Rd., Morris (Corner of Rte. 209 and Palmer Road)
Directions: Route 209, east onto Palmer Road. Launch entrance is immediately on the right.
Lake Area: 947 Acres
Regulations: 6 MPH limit in Nick's Cove. Boats towing water-skiers not permitted within 150 feet of shore, except taking off or landing. No riding on deck. No motors 11 p.m. to 5 a.m.. No kite skiing or parasailing without permission.
Fishing Regulations: Freshwater Fishing Guide (
Docks: Floating Wood (Seasonal)
Toilets: Chemical (Year Round)
Parking Spaces: 20
Parking Surface: Gravel
Access Road Surface: Gravel
Ramp Surface: Paved
ADA Accessible: Yes
Additional Info: Marina dock slips are for renter use only. Use by boat launch patrons is prohibited. Schedule of Marine Events and Fishing Tournaments (, (note: tournaments are not open to the public.)

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The entrance to the boat launch.

The access road to the boat launch.
Access Road

The turning area of the boat launch.
Turning Area

The ramp of the boat launch.

The parking area for the boat launch.
Parking Area

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Content Last Updated on January 30, 2023.