DEEP: Great Island Boat Launch

Great Island Boat Launch
Old Lyme

{An aerial view of the Great Island boat launch.}

Site Sketch of the Great Island Boat Launch (PDF)

Type: Trailered
Season: Year round
Address: 99 Smith Neck Road, Old Lyme
Directions: Route 156, south to end of Smith Neck Road and Great Island Wildlife Area.
Regulations:
(A) A 25 MPH nighttime speed limit from 1/2 hour after sunset until 1/2 hour before sunrise on all days of the year.
(B) A 30 MPH limit from 1/2 hour before sunrise to 1/2 hour after sunset on Saturdays and Sundays from the Saturday preceeding Memorial Day to the Sunday preceding Labor Day inclusive and on Memorial Day, Independence Day and Labor Day.
(C) A 45 MPH limit, from 1/2 hour before sunrise to 1/2 hour after sunset, Monday through Friday, inclusive, during all seasons, and on Saturdays and Sundays from the Saturday following Labor Day to the Friday preceding Memorial Day.
Docks: None
Toilets: Chemical (Seasonal)
Parking Spaces: 35
Parking Surface: Gravel
Access Road Surface: Paved
Ramp Surface: Paved
ADA Accessible: No
Additional Info: Shallow at low tide.

Boat Launches in Connecticut

Content Last Updated on October 9, 2013.