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Aldrich Pond Wild Forest - Unit Management Plan

The Aldrich Pond Wild Forest contains 26,702 acres of Forest Preserve lands in the Towns of Fine and Pitcairn in St. Lawrence County, the Town of Webb in Herkimer County, and the Town of Diana in Lewis County.

Status of the UMP

The Department adopted a Unit Management Plan (UMP) for the Aldrich Pond Wild Forest in 1995. If you have questions and/or comments about this UMP, please email us at: r6.ump@dec.ny.gov.

Download the UMP

Aldrich Pond Wild Forest Unit Management Plan - PDF (6.9 MB) - This is a large file and may be slow to download. As an alternative, you may download specific sections below.

Sections for Easier Downloading

2009 Amendment - Canoe Launch and Parking

This amendment formalized a canoe route on the Little River in the Town of Fine, including the addition of a universally accessible canoe launch and parking site at Youngs Road, a canoe carry around a waterfall and a take-out on the north end of Streeter Lake Road near Aldrich.

2009 Amendment to the Aldrich Pond Wild Forest UMP - PDF (2.71 MB)

2004 Amendment - Closure of Roads to ATV Use

This amendment proposed the closure of 38 roads to public ATV access within several units, including Aldrich Pond Wild Forest.

2004 Amendment to the Aldrich Pond Wild Forest UMP - PDF (2.11 MB)