OWASCO LAKE

Everything you need to know about Owasco Lake

OWASCO LAKE, NEW YORK

The Owasco Lake property market is a top twenty selling place for lake property in New York.

The standard listing price for Owasco Lake homes for a deal is $394,000. Commonly there are about 20 listings for land and lots and 20 lake homes for sale at Owasco Lake.

Owasco Lake has 23 miles of coastline and is an average-sized New York lake. Syracuse Hancock International Airport, the nearest major airport, is barely 38 miles away.

ABOUT OWASCO LAKE

Bridge on the Water

Situated in Cayuga Country in Owasco in the town of Melrose Park, New York is Owasco Lake whose title means "bridge on the water". After spending a day by the lake, locals can eat at a nearby restaurant like Prison City Pub & Brewery or Drifters on Owasco.

Syracuse is less than an hour away, with a bunch of big-city attractions and facilities.

OWASCO LAKE INFORMATION

State: New York

Counties: Steuben County, Yates County

Alternate lake name: Crooked Lake

Other alternate lake name: Lady of the Lakes

Is the lake in the mountains: No

Acreage covered: 11,584

Miles of shoreline: 59

Average lake depth: 101 ft

Deepest lake depth: 183 ft

Shoreline part of national forest or park: None

Shoreline part of state park: None

OWASCO LAKE RESTRICTIONS

Jet Skis allowed: Yes

Motorized boats allowed: Yes

Dock restrictions: Yes. Permit Required

Houseboats allowed: Yes

OTHER OWASCO LAKE INFORMATION

Tons of Room

Spanning a magnificent 6,665 acres and a max depth of 177 feet, Owasco Lake has a lot of space for new homeowners to settle down. Owasco Lake is the sixth biggest Finger Lake.

Amusement on the Lake

Owasco Lake has tons to keep its residents active. People can boat around the lake or swim, and anglers will love the bass and trout's local populations.

Owasco Lake is mainly known for its constant recreation opportunities. Some of the famous activities on the lake consist of ice fishing, boating, swimming, and downhill skiing.

Thrill Off the Water

Locals seeking enjoyment off the water can drop by the nearby town of Melrose Park.

An example of a well-known attraction is the Case Research Lab Museum, where guests can observe how movies with sound were created. Another leading attraction is the Dickens Christmas Festival. During Christmas, guests can have fun meeting character actors dolled up as Dickens characters and even eyeing scenes from his classic stories.

Clean and Calming

Owasco Lake is an excellent place for lake living. Given that the lake has fewer guests than the other finger lakes, locals get to enjoy crystal clear, clean, calm waters, making it the perfect place to unwind and enjoy the lake life.

MARINAS

Marinas

Harbor Lights Marina

(607) 868-4848

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13760 W Lake Rd

Hammondsport, NY 14840

 

Basin Park Marina

(315) 595-8808

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55 Berc's Bar Bay

Branchport, NY 14418

 

East Bluff Marina

(315) 536-8236

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6508 Bluff Marina

Penn Yan, NY 14527

 

North End Marina

(315) 565-2853

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454 W Lake Rd

Branchport, NY 14418

 

Morgan Marine

(315) 536-8166

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2 Rt 54 East Lake Rd

Penn Yan, NY 14527

 

Village Shores Marina

(607) 569-2770

35 W Lake Rd

Hammondsport, NY 14840

 

GOLF COURSES

Golf Courses

Lakeside Country Club

(315) 536-7252

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145 Rt E Lakeroad

Penn Yan, NY 14527

 

Arrowhead Creek Golf Course

(607) 292-3370

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46 NY-230

Dundee, NY 14837

 

CAMP GROUNDS

Campgrounds

Back-Achers Campsite

(607) 243-7926

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2830 Jared Rd

Himrod, NY 14842

Bud Valley Campground

(607) 522-3270

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10378 Presler Rd

Prattsburgh, NY 14873

Paradise Park Campground

(607) 535-6600

4150 Cross Rd

Reading Center, NY 14876

HOSPITAL NEAREST OWASCO LAKE

Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital
418 N Main St
Penn Yan, NY 14527
(315) 531-2000

NEAREST AIRPORTS TO OWASCO LAKE

Major
Greater Rochester International Airport
1200 Brooks Ave. Rochester, NY 14624
60 miles away

Minor
Penn Yan Regional Airport
2262 Airport Dr, Penn Yan, NY 14527
5 miles away

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