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Goodyear Lake

Physical Features:

Elevation: 1,141 feet
Area: 366 acres
Shoreline Length: 9.2 miles
Length: 2 miles
Max Depth: 30 feet
Mean Depth: 14 feet
County & Town: Otsego County, Town of Milford

Aquatic Plant Life:

Limited rooted aquatic vegetation.


Off County Route 35, at end of Silliman Cove Road, 1.3 miles north of NY Route 7. DEC hand launch. 10 cars.

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

Fish Species:

Alewife, Chain Pickerel, Common Carp, Cutlip Minnow, River Chub, Golden Shiner, Comely Shiner, Common Shiner, Spottail Shiner, Bluntnose Minnow, Eastern Blacknose Dace, Longnose Dace, Creek Chub, Fallfish, White Sucker, Creek Chubsucker, Northern Hog Sucker, Shorthead Redhorse, Yellow Bullhead, Brown Bullhead, Margined Madtom, Banded Killifish, Rock Bass, Redbreast Sunfish, Pumpkinseed, Bluegill, Smallmouth Bass, Largemouth Bass, Black Crappie, Tessellated Darter, Yellow Perch, Walleye, Mottled Sculpin


This lake contains a variety of fish species to catch with yellow perch being the most abundant. Other commonly caught fish are walleye, smallmouth bass, bluegill, and pumpkinseed. Popular ice fishing lake for panfish & walleye.

Ice Fishing:



Special Fishing Regulations Apply.

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