Water sport enthusiasts on Bantam Lake enjoy a diversity of activities, including paddle boarding, canoeing, kayaking, rowing, sailing, jet skiing, and all manner of towing sports permissible by Ct. DEEP regulations. Please note regulations specific to Bantam Lake that include no motors between 11 P.M. and 5 A.M., a 6 mph speed limit in Nick’s Cove, and no towing sports within 150 feet of shore. Also, please be aware of the new CT waterskiing, (towing sport), license requirements.
Trailer boaters may launch at the State Launch on Rt 209 or at White Memorial Campground on North Shore Road. (See Boat Launches) Car toppers may be put in at the State launch, or put in on the river at the bridge on North Shore Road, or at the bridge on Alain White Road.