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Colgate Lake

21 locals recommend

Tips from locals

Caroline
Caroline
July 31, 2019
Generally quiet and chill vibe, not overly crowded and simple to get to. Follow signs from 23a
Eben
Eben
July 16, 2019
Nice for swimming, kayaking, canoeing. Less traveled than North South Lake. Good spot for a picnic and some swimming!
Jim
Jim
July 15, 2019
Great lake for swimming / canoeing - some trail heads and campsites too
Michelle
Michelle
July 09, 2019
Gorgeous lake in the middle of the mountains - perfect for swimming, kayaking, and fishing. Several hiking trails accessible through the Colgate Wild Forest
Thirza
Thirza
July 02, 2019
Easy access. Spot to unload car. Plenty of parking. Bring a float or fishing rd. If you are a good swimmer you can swim across the lake and back. Decent amateur kayaking. Great people. Plenty of places to set up camp. Bring a blanket and a cooler and hang. No rifraf. Have a beer afterwards at The…
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NY, 12424