Alder Pond
Your Adirondack Basecamp

To get here, from Schroon Lake's downtown, take U.S. 9 north for 1.7 miles. Turn right onto Alder Meadow Road for 2.1 miles. Continue straight onto Crane Pond Road for 1.4 miles, to the large parking area at the end of the road.

Hiking

The pond is accessed by a 1-mile hike along Crane Pond Road. The hike is easy with minimal elevation change.

Fishing

The shore fishing is OK, but the pond is super shallow and the fish are not all that big. This could be a fun fishing area for the kids to toss out a bobber and let it float. The west end of the trail is the deepest part of the lake. There is a short access trail leading to the west end of the long finger pond. Use weedless hooks or float a bobber. There is no boat access without a long portage.

Fish species: bullhead, panfish, rock bass

More Information
Crane Pond Road
Paradox, NY, 12858
(518) 532-7675
info@schroonlakeregion.com
More Information
Crane Pond Road
Paradox, NY, 12858
(518) 532-7675
info@schroonlakeregion.com
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