Map: Bashakill WMA

Map: Bashakill WMA

2,213 acres, upland, wetland, hiking trails, boat access, parking lot, viewing tower, scenic vistas, birdwatching, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, hunting, fishing and trapping. This WMA is located 65 miles northeast of New York City, south of NYS Route 17 and east of NYS Route 209 with major access points from Haven and South Roads.

Map: Spruce Mountain Firetower

Map: Spruce Mountain Firetower


Spruce Mountain's rehabilitated fire tower and new trail in the town of Corinth, Saratoga County are open for public use, Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Acting Commissioner Marc Gerstman announced today. From the top of the 5 ½ story fire tower, the public can enjoy views of Vermont, Gore Mountain and the southern Adirondacks. The 2.4-mile round-trip trail traverses through wooded gentle terrain with an elevation change of approximately 1,000 feet.

http://www.dec.ny.gov/press/103635.html

Map: Kibby Pond Trail

Map: Kibby Pond Trail

Kibby Pond is located at the end of the Kirby Pond Trail, which is about 1.5 miles long. There is a campsite at the end of the trail, and the lake is popular for fishing. The trailhead is located off of NY 8, near where the East Branch of Sacandaga leaves in the road and heads back into the gorge.