Cedar Lake (New York)

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Cedar Lake
Location Hamilton County, New York,
United States
Coordinates 43°22′27″N 74°19′16″W / 43.3743°N 74.3212°W / 43.3743; -74.3212Coordinates: 43°22′27″N 74°19′16″W / 43.3743°N 74.3212°W / 43.3743; -74.3212
Type Lake
Primary inflows Beaver Pond
Primary outflows Cedar River
Basin countries United States
Surface area 368 acres (1.49 km2)[1]
Average depth 11 feet (3.4 m)
Max. depth 40 feet (12 m)
Shore length1 6.4 miles (10.3 km)
Surface elevation 2,441 feet (744 m)
Islands 6
Settlements Sled Harbor, New York
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Cedar Lake is located northwest of Sled Harbor, New York. Fish species present in the lake are brook trout, black bullhead, and white sucker. There is trail access on the north and west shores from Sled Harbor. There is also trail access to Whitney Lake. No motors are allowed on this lake.[2]

Tributaries and locations[edit]

  • Beaver Pond – An 87 acre lake that is located to the northwest of the main Cedar Lake. Beaver Pond is connected to Cedar Lake by a channel. It has one unnamed island. Beaver Pond has a maximum depth of 4 feet (1.2 m).
  • Goodluck Mountain – A mounted located on the edge of the lake between Pillsbury Bay and Noisey Inlet bay.
  • Noisey Inlet – A bay of the lake located near the outlet of the lake.
  • Pillsbury Bay – A bay of the lake located by the southern end of the lake.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cedar lake". dec.ny.gov. nysdec. 1998. Retrieved 10 May 2017. data 
  2. ^ Sportsman's Connection (Firm) (2011-01-01), Central Southeastern Adirondacks New York fishing map guide: includes lakes & streams for the following counties: Fulton, Hamilton, Saratoga, Warren, Washington., Sportsman's Connection, ISBN 9781885010667, retrieved 2017-05-09