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Clear Lake
Location Herkimer County, New York,
United States
Coordinates 43°59′18″N 74°55′14″W / 43.9883867°N 74.9204923°W / 43.9883867; -74.9204923Coordinates: 43°59′18″N 74°55′14″W / 43.9883867°N 74.9204923°W / 43.9883867; -74.9204923
Type Lake
Basin countries United States
Surface area 105 acres (0.42 km2)
Average depth 20 feet (6.1 m)
Max. depth 67 feet (20 m)
Shore length1 2.3 miles (3.7 km)
Surface elevation 2,011 feet (613 m)
Settlements Stillwater, New York
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Clear Lake is located northeast of Stillwater, New York. The outflow creek flows into Witchhopple Lake. Fish species present in the lake are brown bullhead, and brook trout. Access via trail off Red Horse Trail and Salmon Lake Trail on the south shore. No motors are allowed on Clear Lake.

Tributaries and locations

  • Mud Pond – A small pond located south of Clear Lake. The outlet of Clear Lake flows through Mud Pond.
  • Summit Mountain – An elevation north of Clear Lake.
  • Summit Pond – A small pond located northwest of Clear Lake. Summit Ponds outlet flows into Clear Lake.
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