This pond is very small but is open for paddling. Be aware that it does have private property on the east side. This by no means is a perfect destination paddle but a nice place to introduce kids to the sport or throw in an SUP for an hour or so.
Shoreline length: 0.4 miles
How to get there: From the intersection of Route 3 and Route 86 in Saranac Lake follow Route 86 toward Paul Smiths. Continue for 5-miles to Route 186 on the left. Follow Route 186 for 4.0 miles to its end at Route 30. Follow Route 30 toward Tupper Lake for around 5.6 miles to Floodwood Road on the right. Follow Floodwood Road for 0.6 miles to the pond on the right.
Type of launch: Roadside, less than 100 feet
Type of water: Flat and calm