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Arnold Lake

Physical Features:

Elevation: 1,777 feet
Area: 63.7 acres
Shoreline Length: 1.5 miles
Length: 0.6 miles
Max Depth: 60 feet
Mean Depth: N/A
Town: Hartwick

Aquatic Plant Life:

Rooted aquatic vegetation limited to shoreline.


Cartop on northwest corner of lake at outlet on Arnold Lake Road. Launch provided by Lake Association.

Fish Species:

Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Chain Pickerel, Golden Shiner, Creek Chub, White Sucker, Brown Bullhead, Rock Bass, Pumpkinseed, Bluegill, Smallmouth Bass, Yellow Perch


Arnold Lake is most popular for its year round brown and rainbow trout fishery. All species are decent sized in this small lake. Stocked annually with approximately 400 brown trout 8-10" in length and 400 rainbow trout 8-9" in length.

Ice Fishing:



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

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