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Pharsalia Y Pond

Pharsalia Y Pond is a small water body located in Pharsalia Wildlife Management Area located in the northwest Chenango County, approximately 10 miles southwest of Sherburne.

Physical Features:

Elevation: 1800 feet
Area: 1 acre
Shoreline Length: 0.2 miles
Maximum Depth: 10 feet
Town: Pharsalia


Pharsalia Wildlife Management Area Map. Parking off Elmer Jackson Road #1. No motors allowed on pond.

Fish Species:

Brook trout.


This small pond is probably best fished from a kayak or canoe. The brook trout fishing is generally best in the spring shortly after they are stocked.


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

Fisheries Management:

Pharsalia Y Pond is stocked annually with approximately 100 brook trout.