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Nicks Lake
Location Herkimer County, New York,
United States
Type Lake
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)
Islands 1
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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