61 North Long Pond Road
Grafton Lakes State Park, on the forested mountain ridge between the
Taconic and Hudson Valleys, includes five ponds and 2,357 acres. Long
Pond has a large, sandy beach, which is a popular summer attraction.
Anglers can go after rainbow and brown trout in Long, Second and Shaver
Pond. Pickerel, perch, and bass are abundant in all ponds including
Mill Pond and walleye are found at the Martin-Durham Reservoir. All
ponds have launch facilities for canoes, sailboats and rowboats.
Visitors also picnic, walk the nature trails, and hike, bike or ride
horses along the 25 miles of park trails. In winter, the trails are
groomed for cross-country skiers and snowmobilers, and visitors may
also showshoe or ice skate.
Route 2, 12 miles east of Troy.
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