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Carters Pond

Physical Features:

Elevation: 438 feet
Area: 18 acres
Shoreline Length: 0.6 miles
Town: Greenwich


On Washington Co. Route 49, 2 miles south of the Hamlet of Cossayuna. This is a hand launch. Electric motors only with parking for 10 cars.

Fish Species:

Largemouth Bass, Bluegill, Pumpkinseed, Black Crappie, Yellow Perch and Brown Bullhead.


Carters Pond is managed to maintain a year round warm water fishery that is easily accessible as part of the Carters Pond Wildlife Management Area.

Fishing Regulations:

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

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