Little Colby Pond

Part 1 in a 3 part series, Little Colby Pond in Saranac Lake, NY is very small but one of my favorite ponds to paddle in the area. I don’t know why but there is just something magical about it. Maybe it’s the thought of long New York Central freight trains echoing off the mountains that once crossed the fill splitting Little Colby Pond and it’s big brother Lake Colby. Or conjuring in my mind an Adirondack moose coming for a drink in the early morning hours under the cover of a ghostly fog.

No matter the intrigue it is definitely a peaceful place to paddle where one can take a few moments to reflect on life or better yet a floating nap.

Don’t forget to stop by tomorrow for part 2, enjoy the short film!

4 thoughts on “Little Colby Pond

  1. John Somers

    The absolute joy of paddling around a small pond. Joe’s Pond in Danville/Cabot is made up of three sections and its upper pond was always a joy to explore. Check out your Vermont map to locate it. You might enjoy “doing Joe’s” this summer!

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