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. 

Summer is here....
..go jump in the lake!

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.





  • Please remember to bring your watercraft registration with you to get a season launch pass. 
  • The updated Guide to District Policies and Procedures is now posted under the "By-Laws, Policies Guide, and Other Documents" tab. 
  • Balcom Beach launch gate open schedule:
  •       Mondays - Wednesdays:  Noon-8pm 

  •          Thursdays - Sundays:  9am-8pm
  •     (for complete launch policy guidelines, see page 3 of the 
         April 2018 newsletter)
  •   Annual Dam and Lake Awareness meeting will be held Saturday, July 7th - 9am - Rushford Fire Hall

  •   Balcom Beach grounds and boat launch will be CLOSED 
      beginning at 12:01 am Saturday, July 14th through 
    9:00 am, Sunday, July 15th for the Gala Celebration dam fundraising event


Upcoming Board and Committee Meetings


  • Saturday, June 23, Board of Commissioners - 9:30am 
    - Town of Rushford Meeting Hall