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Nathaniel Cole Park Pond

Nathaniel Cole Park Pond is a 44 acre water body found in Nathaniel Cole Park, a Broome County Park, located in the Town of Colesville.

Physical Features:

Elevation: 1230 feet
Area: 44 acres
Shoreline Length: 1.5 miles
Length: 0.6 miles
Maximum Depth: 40 feet
Town: Colesville

Aquatic Plant Life:

Significant rooted aquatic vegetation around the perimeter of the pond.


Nathaniel Cole Park. Shore access. No private boats allowed. Rental boats available from Memorial Day to Labor Day. For more information please contact Broome County Parks at (607)778-2193 or by visiting the Nathaniel Cole Park webpage (leaving DEC website).

Fish Species:

Largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, bluegill, pumpkinseed sunfish, black crappie, rock bass, white sucker and golden shiner.


Because of the vegetation, try weedless baits when targeting the largemouth bass..

Fisheries Management:

Nathaniel Cole Park Pond is not stocked and statewide fishing regulations apply.