The Best Public Boat Launches on Cape Cod and the Islands
From the pine-needled shoreline of the Upper Cape to the sand dunes of the Outer Cape, Cape Cod is dotted with dozens of boat launches.
Some of these launches are full-service marinas. Others are lonely ramps that aren’t even marked on Google Maps.
Let’s take a closer look at the best public boat launches. You’ll see both well-known and hidden parts. Famous one are in Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, and the Elizabeth Islands.
Aquinnah sits on the quiet western tip of Martha’s Vineyard – with Vineyard Sound to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the south, and Menemsha Pond to the east. From the West Basin Road Boat Ramp on Menemsha Creek, boaters can access the waters of Menemsha Pond to the south and Menemsha Bight to the north.