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Black River Pond

Physical Features:

Elevation: 1,393 feet
Area: 34.6 acres
Shoreline Length: 1.2 miles
Length: 0.5 miles
Max Depth: 26 feet
Mean Depth: N/A
Town: Berlin

Aquatic Plant Life:

Minimal rooted aquatic vegetation.


Cherry Plains State Park Boat Launch: Off Miller Road/County Route 35 in Cherry Plains State Park, about 2 miles west of NYS Route 22. Hand launch. Day use fee in season. No motors permitted. Boat rentals available. 10 cars and trailers.

Fish Species:

Golden Shiner, Brown Bullhead, Pumpkinseed, Yellow Perch


Abundant panfish population can make for some good action; however, the average size of the fish is small.

Ice Fishing:



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

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