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Boat ramps are plentiful in Cape Cod region of Massachusetts

-- For information on public access points to the beaches and ponds, see below or contact the Massachusetts Department of Fish and Game Office of Fishing and Boating Access. The FBA provides boat and canoe access sites on coastal waters, great ponds, and rivers throughout Massachusetts. Also, the Office of Fishing and Boating Access offers a publication, Public Access to the Waters of Massachusetts. This publication includes 90 individual site maps and descriptions of more than 200 access points to state waterways. The 150-page guide also includes information about sportfishing piers, fishing in fresh and marine waters, boating law, rights of access, and information about boating and fishing programs in the Department of Fish and Game. To order a copy of Public Access to the Waters of Massachusetts call the Office of Fishing and Boating Access at 617-727-1843
-- Some town boat ramps are free and some towns charge a fee for launching or parking. Consult the town offices for details.

Old Harbor Road

On Lewis Bay. Paved / no parking. Some ramps are free and others charge a fee for launching and/or parking.

Lovells Pond

Santuit-Newtown Road Barnstable, MA, 02630 Phone: 508-862-4000

Access to lakes, ponds and rivers for small boats, canoes and kayaks; 1 ramp; 1 lane; cartop access. Fish species: Trout, smallmouth bass, pickerel. Managed by Town of Barnstable.

Wequaquet Lake

Shootflying Hill Road Barnstable, MA, 02630 Phone: 508-862-4000

Small concrete ramp, concrete pad ramp system or gravel ramp designed for smaller boats and parking for boat trailers; 1 lane; concrete. Fish species: Largemouth bass, pickerel. Managed by Town of Barnstable.

Johns Pond

Hoopole Road Mashpee, MA, 02649 Phone: 508-759-3406

Small concrete ramp, concrete pad ramp system or gravel ramp designed for smaller boats and parking for boat trailers; 1 ramp; 1 lane; concrete. Fish species: Trout, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, white perch. Managed by state Division of Fisheries and Wildlife.

Shubael Pond

Willimantic Drive Barnstable, MA, 02630 Phone: 508-862-4000

Small concrete ramp, concrete pad ramp system or gravel ramp designed for smaller boats and parking for boat trailers; 1 ramp; 1 lane; gravel. Fish species: Trout, smallmouth bass. Managed by Town of Barnstable.

Green Pond

Menauhant Road Falmouth, MA, 02540 Phone: 508-862-4000

Concrete boat ramp and parking for boat trailers; coastal access for all types; 1 ramp; 2 lanes; concrete. Fish species: Striped bass, bluefish, tautog, fluke. Managed by Town of Barnstable.

Town Landing

Sesuit Road East Dennis, MA Phone:

Paved

Sesuit Harbor

Cold Storage Road Dennis, MA, 02638 Phone: 508-394-8300

Concrete boat ramp and parking for boat trailers; coastal access for all types; 1 ramp; 2 lanes; concrete. Fish species: Striped bass, bluefish, cod, flounder. Managed by Town of Dennis.

Ryders Cove

Ryders Cove Road North Chatham, MA Phone:

On Pleasant Bay. Paved.

Seapit River (Seapit Landing)

Town Landing Road Falmouth, MA, 02540 Phone: 508-548-8500

Small concrete ramp, concrete pad ramp system or gravel ramp designed for smaller boats and parking for boat trailers; coastal access for all types; 1 ramp; 1 lane; concrete pad. Fish species: Striped bass, bluefish, fluke. Managed by Town of Falmouth.

Barnstable Harbor (Blish Point)

Commerce Road Barnstable, MA, 02630 Phone: 508-862-4000

Concrete boat ramp and parking for boat trailers; coastal access for all types; 1 ramp; 2 lanes; concrete ramp. Fish species: Striped bass, bluefish, fluke, flounder. Managed by Town of Barnstable.

Emmons Road, off Shore Road Bourne, MA Phone: 508-759-0621 Ext - 30

June-September. Big beach; parking stickers sold only to people with at least 30-day temporary residency; all others must walk or bike to the beach

On Buzzards Bay. Paved. Some ramps are free and others charge a fee for launching and/or parking.

Andrew Harding Lane

On Chatham Harbor. Sand.

Schoolhouse Pond

Main Street Brewster, MA, 02631 Phone: 508-896-3701

Access to lakes, ponds and rivers for small boats, canoes and kayaks; no ramps; 1 lane; cartop access. Fish species: Largemouth bass, pickerel. Managed by Town of Brewster

Ashumet Pond

Falmouth-Sandwich Road Falmouth, MA, 02540 Phone: 508-759-3406

Small concrete ramp, concrete pad ramp system or gravel ramp designed for smaller boats and parking for boat trailers; 1 ramp; 1 lane; concrete. Fish species: Trout, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, black crappie. Managed by state Division of Fisheries and Wildlife.

Barlow’s Landing

On Buzzard’s Bay. Paved

Rock Harbor

Rock Harbor Road Eastham, MA, 02642 Phone: 508-240-5900

Concrete boat ramp and parking for boat trailers; coastal access for all types; 2 ramps; 2 lanes; concrete. Fish species: Striped bass, bluefish, fluke, cod, flounder. Managed by Town of Eastham.

Electric Avenue

On Buttermilk Bay. Paved. Some ramps are free and others charge a fee for launching and/or parking.

Pamet River

Depot Road Truro, MA, 02666 Phone: 508-349-7004

Concrete boat ramp and parking for boat trailers; coastal access for all types; 1 ramp; 1 lane; concrete ramp. Fish species: Striped bass, bluefish, cod, flounder. Managed by Town of Truro.

Scudder Lane

On Barnstable Harbor. Paved / limited parking. Some ramps are free and others charge a fee for launching and/or parking.

Mashpee/Wakeby Pond

Off Forestdale Road Mashpee, MA, 02649 Phone: 508-539-1400

Concrete boat ramp and parking for boat trailers; 1 ramp; 2 lanes; concrete ramp. Fish species: Trout, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, white perch, pickerel. Managed by Town of Mashpee.

Little Cliff Pond

Flax Pond Road Brewster, MA, 02631 Phone: 508-759-3406

Small concrete ramp, concrete pad ramp system or gravel ramp designed for smaller boats and parking for boat trailers; 1 concrete lane. Fish species: Trout, smallmouth bass. Managed by state Division of Fisheries and Wildlife.

Davis Road Yarmouth, MA, 02675 Phone: 508-398-2231

Open Memorial Day to Labor Day; fresh water beach on inland pond

Small concrete ramp, concrete pad ramp system or gravel ramp designed for smaller boats and parking for boat trailers. Fish species: Trout, largemouth bass, white perch, pickerel. Small playground, wooded area, basketeball court, seasonal Porta-John. Managed by Town of Yarmouth.

Slough Pond

Slough Road Brewster, MA, 02631 Phone: 508-896-3701

Access to lakes, ponds and rivers for small boats, canoes and kayaks; 1 lane; cartop access. Fish species: Largemouth bass, pickerel. Managed by Town of Brewster.

Hamblin Pond

Prospect Street Barnstable, MA, 02630 Phone: 508-862-4000

Small concrete ramp, concrete pad ramp system or gravel ramp designed for smaller boats and parking for boat trailers; 1 gravel lane. Fish species: Trout, smallmouth bass. Managed by Town of Barnstable.

Sheep Pond

Fisherman’s Landing Road Brewster, MA, 02631 Phone: 508-896-3701

Small concrete ramp, concrete pad ramp system or gravel ramp designed for smaller boats and parking for boat trailers; 1 ramp; 1 lane; concrete. Fish species: Trout, smallmouth bass. Managed by Town of Brewster.

Great Herring Pond

Herring Pond Road Bourne, MA, 02532 Phone: 508-759-3406

Small concrete ramp, concrete pad ramp system or gravel ramp designed for smaller boats and parking for boat trailers;1 ramp; 1 lane; gravel. Fish species: Smallmouth bass, white perch, pickerel. Managed by state Division of Fisheries and Wildlife.

Bass River

South Shore Drive Yarmouth, MA, 02675 Phone: 508-398-2231

Concrete boat ramp and parking for boat trailers; coastal access for all types. Sport fishing pier provides fishing area for recreational anglers - barrier free; coastal access for all types; 1 ramp; 2 lanes; concrete. Fish species: Striped bass, bluefish, fluke, flounder. Managed by Town of Yarmouth.

Foot of Cove Road

On Pleasant Bay. Sand.

Scorton Creek Shore Fishing Area

North Shore Blvd. Sandwich, MA, 02563 Phone: 508-990-2860 Ext - 10

Shore fishing area with minimally improved property that provides shore fishing access; coastal access for all types; no ramps; no lanes. Fish species: Striped bass, bluefish, flounder. Managed by state Division of Marine Fisheries.

Baker Pond (MA)

Off Route 6 Orleans, MA, 02653 Phone: 508-759-3406

Access to lakes, ponds and rivers for small boats, canoes and kayaks; 1 ramp; 1 lane; cartop access. Fish species: Trout, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass. Managed by state Division of Fisheries and Wildlife.

Bridge Street

On Nantucket Sound. Paved

Saquatucket Harbor

Main Street Harwich, MA, 02645 Phone: 508-430-7514

Concrete boat ramp and parking for boat trailers; coastal access for all types; 2 ramps; 2 lanes; concrete. Fish species: Striped bass, bluefish, fluke, cod. Managed by Town of Harwich.

Bourne Marina

Academy Drive Bourne, MA Phone:

On Buttermilk Bay. Paved. Some ramps are free and others charge a fee for launching and/or parking.