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Avon Manor Pond, Amityville

Avon Manor Pond is a small spoon-shaped pond located in a quiet residential neighborhood of Amityville. The surrounding park is neatly landscaped with lawn and shade trees.

Physical Features:

Elevation: 5 feet
Area: 3 acres
Shoreline Length: 0.43 miles
Maximum depth: 18 feet
Town: Babylon

Access:

Town of Babylon, Shoreline Access

Directions: Avon Manor Pond lies just north of Montauk Highway (27A) and east of Broadway Avenue in the village of Amityville. It is next to Amityville High School.

Restrictions: Boats are prohibited. However, complete shoreline access is available.

Fish Species:

Naturally reproducing - Carp

Stocked - Rainbow trout

Fishing:

Carp may be caught year round. A springtime trout fishery is maintained with rainbow trout from DEC hatcheries.

With its manicured surroundings, Avon Manor Pond will not appeal to anglers seeking to escape suburbia. However, its lack of shoreline obstructions makes it friendly to children and newcomers to the art of angling.

Regulations:

Special fishing regulations apply (leaving DEC website to official Fishing Regulations Guide vendor website).

Health Advice on Eating Fish You Catch:

Visit NYS Department of Health website (link leaves DEC's website) for health advice on eating fish you catch. Scroll to the bottom of the page for Long Island freshwater waterbodies.