Bolton Road

Ellisburg, NY 13636

(315) 785-2252



Black Pond is open to the public year round. Public use of the Black Pond WMA includes wildlife observation, bird watching, hunting, fishing and trapping. A viewing platform along the Black Pond trail provides good opportunity to view wetland wildlife, waterfowl and migratory birds. In addition to wetland bird, waterfowl and shorebird resources/viewing opportunities, white-tailed deer, cottontail rabbit and ruffed grouse are found on the upland portions of the area.


Accessible Trail, Environmental


accessible .4 mile trail passing through woodland to beach on Lake Ontario