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Pelton Pond

Pelton Pond

Pelton Pond, located right off of Route 301, is best to fish from shore. A map of the trails surrounding the pond can be found at the parking area.

Physical Features:

Elevation: 915 feet
Area: 9.1 acres
Shoreline Length: 0.81 miles
Town: Putnam Valley

Access:

Parking and trail access is provided by Fahnestock State Park. Parking is located right off of route 301 across from the Fahnestock State Park Headquarters.
Pelton Pond Contour Map PDF (190 KB)

Fish Species:

Rainbow Trout, Largemouth Bass, Panfish and Bullheads

Fishing:

Pelton Pond is stocked every spring with rainbow trout.

Regulations:

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


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