Nicks Lake facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsNicks Lake
|Location||Herkimer County, New York,
|Primary outflows||Nicks Creek|
|Basin countries||United States|
|Surface area||209 acres (0.85 km2)|
|Average depth||8 feet (2.4 m)|
|Max. depth||17 feet (5.2 m)|
|Shore length1||4.8 miles (7.7 km)|
|Surface elevation||1,706 feet (520 m)|
|Settlements||Old Forge, New York|
|1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.|
Nicks Lake is a lake located south-southwest of Old Forge, New York. The campground at Nicks Lake has 112 campsites, picnic area, a beach with lifeguards and over 5 miles (8.0 km) of hiking trails. Fish species present in the lake are brook trout, brown trout, white sucker, rainbow trout, yellow perch, and black bullhead. There is a state owned beach launch at the Nick's Lake State Campgroung. No motors are allowed on Nicks Lake.
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