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  • Round Lake National Natural Landmark lies within Green Lakes State Park in the town of Manlius, just east of Syracuse within New York State. Round Lake itself and the adjoining 59 acres (24 ha) of old...
  • Raquette Lake is the source of the Raquette River in the Adirondack Mountains of New York State, USA. It is near the community of Raquette Lake, New York. The lake has 99 miles (160 km) of shoreline w...
  • Pleasant Lake is a small private lake located in Stratford, Fulton County, New York in the southern Adirondack Park. Camp owners may use motorized watercraft on the lake....
  • Otsego Lake is a small lake located in Otsego County, New York in the USA and is the source of the Susquehanna River. Cooperstown, New York is at the southern end. Glimmerglass State Park is located o...
  • Otisco Lake is one of the minor Finger Lakes, located at the eastern end of the Finger Lake District, southwest of Syracuse, New York.Otisco Lake is approximately six miles (9.8 km) long. The outflow ...
  • Oseetah Lake is a 250-acre (1.0 km2) lake in the New York Adirondack State Park two and a half miles south of the village of Saranac Lake on the Saranac River. It is located mostly in the town of Harr...
  • Notch Lake is an artificial lake in Edgewood, New York, in the Town of Hunter in the Catskill Mountains. It is located near the Stony Clove Notch, and is located near the edge of the Devil's Tombstone...
  • Murphy Lake is a lake in Hamilton County, New York, United States. Murphy Lake lies at an elevation of 1473 feet (449 m) in the Wilcox Lake Wild Forest of the Adirondack Park....
  • Mountain Lake is a lake situated in southern Adirondack Park in Bleecker, New York. It is located just east of Great Sacandaga Lake. The lake was called Carpenter's Lake in the 19th century. The lake ...
  • Lake Mohegan is a census-designated place (CDP) located in the town of Yorktown in Westchester County, New York, United States. ...
  • Middle Saranac Lake, also called Round Lake, is the smallest of three connected lakes, part of the Saranac River, near the village of Saranac Lake in the Adirondacks in northern New York. Two-thirds o...
  • Lows Lake is a reservoir in the Adirondack Park in northeastern New York. It is located in the Five Ponds Wilderness Area, 10 miles (16 km) southwest of Tupper Lake. The lake is part of the Bog River ...
  • Lower Saranac Lake is one of three connected lakes, part of the Saranac River, near the village of Saranac Lake in the Adirondacks in northern New York. With Middle Saranac Lake and Upper Saranac Lake...
  • 350-acre (1.4 km2) Lower St. Regis Lake is a part of the St. Regis River in the Adirondacks in northern New York State. At its northern edge is Paul Smith's College, former site of Paul Smith's Hotel....
  • Long Lake is a 14-mile (23 km) lake in the town of Long Lake in Hamilton County, New York in the United States; the average width is half a mile. It is part of the Raquette River, which flows in a str...
  • Lake Washington is the primary reservoir for the city of Newburgh, New York. It is located just southwest of the city, lying partially within it and the neighboring towns of Newburgh and New Windsor. ...
  • Lake Tear of the Clouds is a small tarn located in the town of Keene, in Essex County, New York, on the southwest slope of Mount Marcy; it is both the highest lake in the state and the highest source ...
  • Lake Tappan is a reservoir that was formed by the Tappan Dam placed on the Hackensack River in 1967. It straddles the border between River Vale and Old Tappan, New Jersey. It extends north past the Ne...
  • At 310 acres (1.3 km2), Lake Sebago is the largest lake in Harriman State Park in the U.S. state of New York. The name is Algonquian for 'big water'. Operated by the Palisades Interstate Park Commissi...
  • The body of water called Lake Placid is in the Adirondack Mountains in northern New York in the USA. The lake is approximately 2,170 acres (8.8 km2), and has an average depth of about 50 feet (15 m). ...
  • Lake Oscawana is a lake at the heart of Putnam Valley, New York State, United States.The 386-acre (1.6 km2) lake has a depth that ranges from 25 feet (7.6 m) to 30 feet (9.1 m). The lake is fed by a s...
  • Lake Maratanza is the highest lake in New York's Shawangunk Ridge at 2,245 feet (684 m) above sea level. It is within Sam's Point Preserve.The lake is dammed, and supplies drinking water to Ellenville...
  • Lake Lila is a 1,400 acre (5.6 km²) Lake in the William C. Whitney Wilderness Area, in the town of Long Lake, in the west-central portion of the Adirondack Park.Lake Lila is the largest lake in the A...
  • Lake Kanawauke is a primarily man-made lake in Harriman State Park. The name is Onondaga in origin, and means 'place of much water'. There are three parts to the lake, lower, middle and upper; the tot...
  • Lake Gilead is in the lower Hudson River basin. It is located in Carmel Hamlet, New York in Putnam County. It has a surface area of 116 acres (0.47 km2) and a mean depth of 43 feet (13 m). It is about...
  • Lake Flower is a 300-acre (1.2 km2) lake in Franklin County and Essex County in the Adirondacks; it was created by damming the Saranac River in 1827. It was originally called Newell's Pond, but was la...
  • Lake Colden is a 41-acre (17 ha) lake located in the Adirondack High Peaks in New York, USA. Lake Colden sits at 2764 feet (842 meters) at the western base of 4,714-foot (1,437 m) Mount Colden. To the...
  • Lake Clear is a hamlet and a lake in Franklin County, New York, United States. The area is named for 940-acre (3.8 km2) Lake Clear, part of the original Seven Carries canoe route. It is located in the...
  • Honeoye Lake is one of the Finger Lakes of New York State in the USA. The lake is in Ontario County. Honeoye is an Iroquois word translated as 'a lying finger', or 'where the finger lies'. Most of the...
  • Hiawatha Lake is a man-made lake originally created for use of swimming.It is located in Syracuse, New York, in Onondaga Park on the city's South Side along Roberts Avenue. Swimming was stopped becaus...
  • Henderson Lake is a lake located on Vancouver Island that drains south into head of Uchucklesit Inlet on the north side of lower Alberni Inlet....
  • Galway Lake is located west of Galway (village), New York, in the town of Galway in Saratoga County, New York, USA. At low levels the Lake is at 550-acre (2.2 km2); also, it currently permitting only ...
  • The Fulton Chain Lakes are a string of eight lakes located in the Adirondack Park in upstate New York in the United States of America. These lakes are located in Herkimer County and Hamilton County. T...
  • Delta Lake is a reservoir in Oneida County, New York, USA. Most of the lake is within the southwest part of the Town of Western, north of Rome, New York. The western part of the lake is in the Town of...
  • Cranberry Lake is a lake on the Oswegatchie River in the Adirondack Park in New York in the United States. It is the third largest lake in the Adirondack Park (after Lake George and the Great Sacandag...
  • Chadwick Lake is a reservoir supplying water to the Town of Newburgh, in Orange County, New York, United States. It was created by damming Quassaick Creek in 1926. It is located immediately to the nor...
  • Cayuta Lake is a small lake, located in Schuyler County, New York, USA. The lake is within the Town of Catharine and is linked to the Susquehanna River by Cayuta Creek, which flows out the south end o...
  • Canadarago Lake is the second largest lake in Otsego County, New York, USA, lying to the west of and parallel to the larger Otsego Lake....
  • Canaan Lake is a hamlet in Suffolk County, New York, United States.he hamlet is named after Canaan Lake, a physical lake in the area, that flows into the Canaan River, which leads to the Patchogue Riv...
  • Buck Horn Lake is a small private lake in the Southern Tier region of upstate New York. It is located in the town of Unadilla, approximately 150 miles (240 km) northwest of New York City and 90 miles ...
  • Brantingham Lake is a 341 acres (1.38 km2) lake, within the Adirondack Park, located east of the hamlet Brantingham in Lewis County, New York. Home to both seasonal and year round residents, the lake ...
  • Blue Mountain Lake is a 1,280-acre (520 ha) lake in Hamilton County in the central Adirondacks; Blue Mountain Lake is the eastern end of the Eckford chain of lakes. The hamlet of Blue Mountain Lake li...
  • Black Lake is a lake in the northern part of New York in the United States and is the largest lake in Saint Lawrence County. The lake is south of the Saint Lawrence River and parallels the river for m...
  • Big Moose Lake, at the head of the Moose River, is a large lake about five miles (8 km) north of Fourth Lake in the Adirondacks in upstate New York. It is a popular spot amongst tourists all year roun...
  • Avalanche Lake is a 9-acre (3.6 ha) mountain lake located in the Adirondack High Peaks in New York, USA. Avalanche Lake sits at 2885 feet (879 m) between 4,714-foot (1,437 m) Mount Colden and-3816 foo...
  • The Finger Lakes are a pattern of lakes in the west-central section of Upstate New York in the United States. They are a popular tourist destination. The lakes are long and thin, each oriented roug...

  • The lake 41°41?01?N 74°50?06?W which is reported to be the deepest lake (80 feet) in Sullivan County. ...
  • Seneca Lake is the largest of the glacial Finger Lakes of the U.S. state of New York, and the deepest lake entirely within the state. It is promoted as being the lake trout capital of the world, and i...
  • Schroon Lake 43°46?49?N 73°46?40?W, in the towns of Schroon and Horicon, is a year-round tourist destination, with boating, swimming and fishing in the summer and snowmobiling, snowshoeing and ice f...
  • Rushford Lake is a small reservoir in the western part of New York, USA. The lake is in the northwest part of Allegany County, New York, mostly in the Town of Rushford, but the eastern part of the lak...
  • Owasco Lake is the sixth largest and third easternmost of the Finger Lakes of New York in the United States of America (USA). The name Owasco can be roughly translated from a Mohawk and Iroquois term ...
  • Onondaga Lake is a lake in Central New York located northwest of Syracuse, New York. The southeastern end of the lake and the southwestern shore abut industrial areas and expressways; the northeastern...
  • Oneida Lake is the largest lake entirely within New York State (79.8 square miles (207 km2)). The lake is located northeast of Syracuse and near the Great Lakes. It serves as one of the links in th...

  • Loon Lake is a wishbone-shaped body of water in Warren County, New York. It is located within the Town of Chester, which maintains the beach. Fishing and boating are popular activities. Common fish sp...
  • Lamoka Lake is a small crescent-shaped lake in the western part of New York, USA. The lake is located at the border of Schuyler County and Steuben County. Most of the lake is in Schuyler County with o...
  • Lake Ronkonkoma is located mainly in the town of Brookhaven, but has small sections in the Towns of Smithtown and Town of Islip. Sachem High School North is located in Lake Ronkonkoma....
  • Lake Pleasant is a lake located in the Adirondack Park in New York in the USA. The lake is in the town of Lake Pleasant in Hamilton County.The lake is about four miles long and about one mile wide wit...
  • Lake George, nicknamed the Queen of American Lakes, is a long, narrow oligotrophic lake draining northwards into Lake Champlain and the St. Lawrence River Drainage basin located at the southeast base ...
  • Lake Champlain is a natural, freshwater lake in North America, located mainly within the borders of the United States (states of Vermont and New York) but partially situated across the Canada—United...
  • Keuka Lake empties into another Finger Lake, Seneca Lake, from a stream, called Keuka Lake Outlet, at the lake's northeastern end in Penn Yan, New York. The stream empties into Seneca Lake at the vill...
  • Indian Lake is a 12-mile (19 km) long, 4,365-acre (1,766 ha) lake with a southwest to northeast orientation in the towns of Indian Lake and Lake Pleasant in Hamilton County, in the Adirondack Park of ...
  • Hemlock Lake is one of the minor Finger Lakes. It is mostly located in Livingston County, New York, south of Rochester, with a portion overlapping into Ontario County.Hemlock Lake is seven miles (12 k...
  • Greenwood Lake is an interstate lake approximately seven miles (12 km) long, straddling the border of New Jersey and New York. It is located in West Milford, New Jersey (in Passaic County) and Greenwo...
  • Green Lake is the larger of the two lakes in Green Lakes State Park, which lies about 9 miles (14 km) east of downtown Syracuse in Onondaga County, New York. Round Lake is the smaller lake located wes...
  • The Great Sacandaga Lake (formerly the Sacandaga Reservoir) is a large lake situated in the Adirondack Park in northern New York in the United States. The word Sacandaga means 'Land of the Waving Gras...
  • Forked Lake is a 1,248-acre (505 ha) lake in the Adirondack Park in New York, 7 miles (11 km) southwest of the village of Long Lake. The lake is slender, and shaped like an inverted 'T', 5 miles (8.0 ...
  • Cross Lake lies on the border of Cayuga and Onondaga Counties in New York. Cross Lake lies within the boundaries of the traditional Onondaga Indian Nation. The lake is reputed in local tradition to be...
  • Conesus Lake is one of the minor Finger Lakes in western New York. It is western-most of eleven total Finger Lakes. The lake's outlet is in Lakeville, New York a hamlet in the Town of Livonia, New Yor...
  • Chautauqua Lake is located entirely within Chautauqua County, New York, USA. The lake is approximately 17 miles (27 km) long and 2 miles (3.2 km) wide at its greatest width. The surface area is app...

  • Cazenovia Lake is a lake in New York, United States. It is located 20 miles from Syracuse, New York. Cazenovia, New York is located southeast of the lake. The lake is roughly 4 miles (6.5 km) long and...
  • Cayuga Lake is the longest of central New York's glacial Finger Lakes, and is the second largest in surface area (marginally smaller than Seneca Lake) and second largest in volume. It is just under 40...
  • Canandaigua Lake is the fourth largest of the Finger Lakes, in the U.S. state of New York. The city of Canandaigua is located at the northern shore of the lake and the village of Naples is just a few ...
  • Canadice Lake has a shoreline 6.5 miles (10 km) long and a maximum depth of 95 feet (29 m). Because the lake is a water source of Rochester, New York, no houses are permitted on its shore and boats ar...
  • Wolf Lake is a lake located near Wurtsboro, New York....
  • Wildwood Lake is a natural lake located in Suffolk County on Long Island in Northampton near Riverhead, New York, USA. The lake was formed by glaciers during the last Ice age....
  • Upper Saranac Lake is one of three connected lakes, part of the Saranac River, in the towns of Santa Clara and Harrietstown, near the village of Saranac Lake in the Adirondacks in northern New York. U...
  • 742-acre (3.00 km2) Upper St. Regis Lake is a part of the St. Regis River in the Adirondacks in northern New York State. Along with Lower St. Regis Lake and Spitfire Lake, it became famous in the late...
  • Tupper Lake is a lake in New York in the USA. The lake is in the Adirondack Park and crosses the county lines of St. Lawrence County and Franklin County.Tupper Lake was discovered by Native Americans ...
  • Tonetta Lake (also known as Lake Tonetta) is a freshwater lake located in the Town of Southeast (Brewster), NY. Lake Tonetta has the only public beach in Southeast, accessible to town residents and th...
  • Tomahawk Lake is a lake located in the town of Blooming Grove, New York, USA. It is an reservoir, created in 1929 by damming Cromline Creek, which converges with Otter Kill elsewhere in the town to fo...
  • Star Lake is a hamlet (and census-designated place) in the Adirondack Mountains St. Lawrence County, New York, United States....