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Stillwater Pond

Stillwater Pond

Introduction

Stillwater Pond is stocked every spring with 970 Rainbow Trout and 930 Brown Trout. Stillwater pond is ideal for the angler fishing from a canoe or kayak. In this clear water pond, anglers have success trolling with small metal spoons and in-line spinners.

Physical Features

Elevation: 895 feet
Surface Area: 55 acres
Shore Length: 1.7 miles

Max Depth: 30 feet
Mean Depth: 19 feet

Access

Hand launch is provided by Clarence Fahnestock Sate Park. Off the Taconic Parkway, southbound, 1 mile south of Route 301. Parking for 10 cars. Electric Motors Only. Permit required, available from park manager.
Stillwater Pond Contour Map PDF (360 KB)

Fish Species Present

Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Panfish


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