Autumn in the Adirondacks – Lincoln Pond

New York’s Lincoln Pond Road (County Rd 7C) is an easy and beautiful 16 miles over the mountains between Elizabethtown on Rte 9 and Port Henry on Rte 9N. It’s a winding, two-lane blacktop road in good repair with few houses and plenty of forest that breaks into full bloom each October.

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The Autumn road to Lincoln Pond

The route crosses a small causeway on Lincoln Pond.

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View of Lincoln Pond North from the Causeway
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Eastern shore of Lincoln Pond North
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Fishing spot on Lincoln Pond in the Adirondack Mountains
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Northern corner of the Lincoln Pond State Campground

The Lincoln Pond State Campground (open Memorial Day to Labor Day) is on a secluded section of the Pond and offers 35 tent and trailer sites with water and a dump station. The campground has a beach, hot showers and boats for rental. (http://www.dec.ny.gov/outdoor/24477.html)

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Twists and turns of Lincoln Pond Road – made for motorcycles!

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