This is a site for launching boats from trailers. Boat ramps can normally be used to launch canoes and kayaks but please do your best to keep the boat ramp clear for boat trailers.
Description & Overview:
Indian Lake is a large, 260 acre lake. There is a 10hp limit on all boats operating on the lake. Some of the shoreline is built up but much of the shoreline is natural.
This site provides access to the following water bodies in the Saugatucket River watershed: Indian Lake.
Town: South Kingstown
Nearest Town Center: Wakefield
Driving Landmarks: From Route 1 South, 1.4 miles south of the junction with Route 138, turn right onto Arrow Head Trail. Go 0.2 miles and turn left onto Indian Trail. Go 0.5 miles to where Indian Trail ends in a turn-around and gravel parking area at the boat ramp, just after the junction with Woodland Trail.
From Route 1 North, go past Arrow Head Trail and use the turn around near Ridge Road to get onto Route 1 South. Then follow the directions above for Route 1 South.
Access & Waters:
Water 'Features' At Site: lake/reservior
Note: Because one boat launch can access, say, both a lake and a river or both the upstream and downstream portions of a river, not all paddling trips at a given site will necessarily encounter all of the features listed.
Type of Access: Boat ramp
ADA Accessible Boat Launch? no
Shoreline: cement plank boat ramp
Parking: parking lot
ADA Accessible Parking Spaces? no
The data on this website come from many sources, including volunteers and organizations across the state of Rhode Island and nearby parts of Massachusetts. We have done our best to make sure the data are accurate and up to date, but any information critical to the success of your trip should be confirmed before you start. The maps and information on this website should not be substituted for nautical charts, topographic maps, or other more detailed maps and guides. We welcome corrections and additions. To send a correction or provide other feedback, please use our feedback form (see link above).
This site report was last updated on January 15, 2009