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Colgate Lake

Physical Features:

Elevation: 2,051 feet
Area: 29 acres
Shoreline Length: 1.1 miles
Length: 0.4 miles
Max Depth: 10 feet
Mean Depth: 4.6 feet
County & Town: Greene County, Town of Jewett

Aquatic Plant Life:

Limited rooted aquatic vegetation.


A hand launch is located on Country Route 78 on the north side of lake. Car top launch. No motors.

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

Fish Species:

Brown Trout, Golden Shiner, Common Shiner, Creek Chub, White Sucker, Pumpkinseed


This is a popular year-round lake for trout. Decent catches of trout have been reported. The lake is stocked annually with approximately 750 brown trout from 8-15" in length.

Ice Fishing:



Statewide Fishing Regulations Apply.

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