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Bradley Lake

Physical Features:

Elevation: 288 feet
Area: 8.9 acres
Shoreline Length: 0.6 miles
Length: 0.2 miles
Max Depth: 30 feet
Mean Depth: 15 feet
County & Town: Rensselaer County, City of Troy

Aquatic Plant Life:

Abundant rooted aquatic vegetation along shoreline.


Parking lot located across from tennis courts off Frear Park Road. Trail and cart paths provide access to shoreline.

Fish Species:

American Eel, Golden Shiner, White Sucker, Brown Bullhead, Rock Bass, Pumpkinseed, Bluegill, Largemouth Bass, Black Crappie, Yellow Perch, White Perch.


Some decent panfish and largemouth bass have been reported. Steep bottom contour allows for easy casting over thick aquatic vegetation along its shoreline.

Ice Fishing:



Statewide regulations apply. See the Freshwater Fishing Regulations Guide (PDF).

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