A beautiful lake nestled in the 1500-acre Colgate Lake Wild Forest. Popular for fishing, kayaking, and primitive camping.
The 1500-acre Colgate Lake Wild Forest features the scenic Colgate Lake in the Catskill Forest Preserve. The yellow-marked Colgate Lake Trail travels just over 4 miles to Dutcher Notch and the Escarpment Trail. The wild forest is surrounded by the Windham Blackhead Range Wilderness Area on three sides.