Don’t end your hike with a parking ticket

To avoid congestion and potentially dangerous situations, parking on the shoulder of Route 73 between Chapel Pond and the Rooster Comb trailhead is off limits. Parking on the shoulder of the road near the Cascade Mountain trailhead is also off limits. Shuttles are available. read more

Little Cherrypatch Pond

  • State Route 86
    Lake Placid
    Lake Placid

Hike Features

Ponds / Lakes

Hiking

Route Overview

At the back of the parking area there is a herd path that leads to the shore of the pond. The path is easy enough to follow but not marked. There is minimal elevation change as you hike the roughly quarter mile.

Trailhead 

From the intersection of state Route 73 and 86 in Lake Placid, follow Route 86 toward Wilmington. Continue for 2.8 miles and park in the small pull off on the left, just a few hundred feet before Connery Pond Road.

Elevation Gain

Minimal

Elevation

1,655 feet

Round Trip Distance

0.5 miles 

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