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Mill Pond (Grafton Lakes State Park)

Physical Features:

Elevation: 1475 feet
Area: 19 acres
Shoreline Length: 0.74 miles
Max Depth: 25 feet
Mean Depth: 10 feet
County & Town: Rensselaer County, Town of Grafton


On southwest shore along North Long Pond Road, north of NY Route 2. Hand launch. No motors permitted. 10 cars and trailers.

Grafton Lakes State Park is open from 8 am to dusk.

For more information on this launch including Google Maps driving directions, visit the Boat Launch Sites for Rensselaer County page.

Fish Species:

Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Chain Pickerel, Bluegill, Pumpkinseed, Rock Bass, Yellow Perch


Largemouth bass and chain pickerel are present in the lake, but in low to moderate numbers. Large numbers of panfish provide good fishing for kids and adults. Some shoreline access is available.


Statewide Fishing Regulations Apply.

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