Ore Pit Pond
Elevation: 680 feet
Area: 3 acres
Shoreline Length: 0.3 miles
Length: 0.15 miles
Max Depth: 48 feet
Mean Depth: 23 feet
Aquatic Plant Life:
Rooted aquatic vegetation limited to shoreline.
Taconic State Park in Copake Falls.
Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Golden Shiner, White Sucker, Brown Bullhead, Banded Killifish, Pumpkinseed, Largemouth Bass, Yellow Perch
Stocked annually with approximately 300 rainbow trout 8-9" in length. The pond is a popular destination when visiting the park.
Statewide fishing regulations apply (leaving DEC website to official Fishing Regulations Guide vendor website)