Colgate Lake Statistics

Distance

6 KM

Estimated Time

3 hours

What are the activities at Colgate Lake ?

Hiking


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Why choose a trail at Colgate Lake?

The Colgate Lake is a beautiful place to visit in upstate New York. The lake is surrounded by forested hills and is a great spot for fishing, swimming, and boating. There are also several hiking trails that wind through the area, providing great views of the lake and the surrounding countryside.



What are the services on site?

No information available


Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
42.235693 -74.1203256

What are the coordinates and address of Colgate Lake?

Colgate Lake
Colgate Lake, Jewett, NY 12424, USA

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Starting Point

The Colgate Lake trails can be accessed from the Colgate University campus. There is a parking lot on campus near the trails.

Why visit Colgate Lake

The Colgate Lake is a beautiful place to visit in upstate New York. The lake is surrounded by the Adirondack Mountains, and it is a great place for fishing, swimming, and boating. The scenery is breathtaking, and there are plenty of hiking trails in the area.

Is Colgate Lake in New York a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question since what may be a good place for one family may not be ideal for another. That said, Colgate Lake is a beautiful spot with plenty of activities to keep everyone entertained.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Colgate Lake in New York are swimming, fishing, and hiking. A bref description not to be missed near Colgate Lake in New York is the beautiful scenery and the opportunity to enjoy nature.

1. Hiking: There are a number of hiking trails in the area around Colgate Lake, including the Colgate Lake Trail, which is a moderate 2.5-mile hike that takes you around the lake.

2. Fishing: The lake is stocked with trout and bass, so it's a great spot for fishing.

3. Swimming: The lake is a great place to take a swim on a hot day.

4. Boating: You can rent boats at the lake or bring your own to enjoy a day on the water.

5. Picnicking: There are several areas around the lake where you can set up a picnic lunch.

Where to eat?

1. The Boathouse at Colgate Lake

2. The Rusty Nail

3. The Boathouse at Canandaigua Lake

4. The Boathouse at Keuka Lake

5. The Boathouse at Seneca Lake




Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No


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