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Hammond Pond Wild Forest - Draft Unit Management Plan

The Hammond Pond Wild Forest is located in the northeastern Adirondacks and the Lake Champlain Basin of Essex County. There are approximately 45,600 acres in the unit, which is situated in the Towns of Crown Point, Elizabethtown, Moriah, North Hudson, Schroon, Ticonderoga, and Westport.

For a description of recreational opportunities in the unit, please visit the Hammond Pond Wild Forest recreation page.

DEC adopted a revised unit management plan (UMP) for the Hammond Pond Wild Forest in 2019. If you have any questions about the UMP, please contact us at

Hammond Pond Wild Forest Unit Management Plan - PDF (10 MB)

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