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Patterson Pond #1

Patterson Pond #1 is a small water body located approximately two miles north of Endwell, Broome County. Patterson Pond #1 is one of the 20 Broome County PL-566 flood control reservoirs that were created to reduce the potential for property damage caused by stream flooding.

Physical Features

Elevation: 1,100 feet
Area: 7.6 acres
Maximum Depth: 13 feet

Public Access Sites

Broome County Flood Control Pond. Access off Struble Road. No boating, swimming or ice fishing allowed on the flood control ponds.

Printable maps showing Flood Control Ponds with public access (1.6 MB, PDF)

General Fishing Information

Main gamefish found in the pond are rainbow trout and largemouth bass. Pumpkinseed sunfish and black crappies can also be caught in the pond. Fishing with worms, minnows, artificial natural baits (like Gulp or PowerBait) or corn suspended under a bobber usually works well for the trout.

Fisheries Management

Patterson Pond #1 is stocked annually with approximately 760 one year-old rainbow trout (8-9"). Special regulations exist for trout in Broome County, so please review the Special Regulations by County section of your Freshwater Fishing Guide.


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