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Cedar Lake
Cedar Lake is located in New York Adirondack Park
Cedar Lake
Cedar Lake
Location in New York Adirondack Park
Cedar Lake is located in the United States
Cedar Lake
Cedar Lake
Location in the United States
Location Hamilton County, New York,
United States
Coordinates 43°37′08″N 74°33′10″W / 43.6189559°N 74.5526573°W / 43.6189559; -74.5526573, 43°37′34″N 74°32′50″W / 43.6261781°N 74.5471017°W / 43.6261781; -74.5471017
Type Lake
Primary inflows Beaver Pond
Primary outflows Cedar River
Basin countries United States
Surface area 439 acres (1.78 km2)
Average depth 11 feet (3.4 m)
Max. depth 40 feet (12 m)
Shore length1 6.4 miles (10.3 km)
Surface elevation 2,441 feet (744 m)
Islands 6
Settlements Sled Harbor, New York
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Cedar Lake is located northwest of Sled Harbor, New York. Fish species present in the lake are brook trout, black bullhead, and white sucker. There is trail access on the north and west shores from Sled Harbor. There is also trail access to Whitney Lake. No motors are allowed on this lake.

Tributaries and locations

  • Beaver Pond – An 87 acre lake that is located to the northwest of the main Cedar Lake. Beaver Pond is connected to Cedar Lake by a channel. It has one unnamed island. Beaver Pond has a maximum depth of 4 feet (1.2 m).
  • Goodluck Mountain – A mounted located on the edge of the lake between Pillsbury Bay and Noisey Inlet bay.
  • Noisey Inlet – A bay of the lake located near the outlet of the lake.
  • Pillsbury Bay – A bay of the lake located by the southern end of the lake.
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