Rushford Lake Recreation District

Welcome to the Official Rushford Lake Recreation District Web Site!

The RLRD Commissioners desire to keep the public informed and we invite your suggestions. If you have scenic photos of the lake, especially seasonally appropriate views, please send them for posting in this space. 

Caneadea Dam

Contact Information:  RLRD, PO Box 82, Rushford, NY 14777 Email: Ph: 585-437-2017

Office Hours: Tuesdays & Fridays:  8:00am-4:00pm: Saturdays: 9:00am-Noon 

Office Location: Rushford Town Hall lower level. Entrance and parking are behind the building.




  • Remember to bring your watercraft registration
    with you to get a season launch pass. 
  • Balcom Beach grounds and boat launch will be CLOSED beginning at 12:01 am Saturday, July 14 through  9:00 am, Sunday, July 15 for the Gala Celebration dam fundraising event
  • Board Election - Saturday, July 28 -  Noon - 8 pm @ RLRD office
  • Balcom Beach launch schedule
  •  Mondays - Wednesdays:  Noon - 8 pm 
  •  Thursdays - Sundays:  9 am - 8 pm
  •  (except July 14th)
               (For complete launch policy guidelines, 
                see page 3 of the April 2018 newsletter, 
                under the tab at left)     


Upcoming Board and Committee Meetings:


  • Saturday, July 14, Board of Commissioners
    9:30 am @ Town of Rushford Meeting Hall