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Twitchell Lake
Location Herkimer County, New York,
United States
Coordinates 43°51′00″N 74°53′07″W / 43.8500572°N 74.8852686°W / 43.8500572; -74.8852686Coordinates: 43°51′00″N 74°53′07″W / 43.8500572°N 74.8852686°W / 43.8500572; -74.8852686
Type Lake
Primary outflows Twitchell Creek
Basin countries United States
Surface area 142 acres (0.57 km2)
Average depth 10 feet (3.0 m)
Max. depth 34 feet (10 m)
Shore length1 4 miles (6.4 km)
Surface elevation 2,051 feet (625 m)
Islands 1
Settlements Big Moose, New York
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Twitchell Lake is located northeast of Big Moose, New York. The outlet is Twitchell Creek which flows into Stillwater Reservoir. Fish species present in the lake are brook trout, yellow perch, and black bullhead. There is a state owned beach launch located on Twitchell Road. There is not a horsepower motor limit on Twitchell Lake. Twitchell Mountain is located northwest of Twitchell Lake.

A webpage for the lake is located at

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