Onderdonk Lake

New York

$10KTotal Value
Onderdonk Lake, New York

Onderdonk Lake real estate is a tight inventory market for lake homes and land in New York.

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    About Onderdonk Lake
    Location and Access

    Located in Westerlo, New York, Lake Onderdonk is the home of the “Honkers,” referring to the Canadian geese in the area.

    Here, you will find amazing lake activities and scenic views. This 64-acre man-made lake has approximately 60 homes surrounding the lake area and is made up of full-time residents. The lake is open to the public with an access point at the north end.

    On and Around the Water

    There are great fishing opportunities in Onderdonk Lake. The most popular fish species caught here are largemouth bass, chain pickerel, and bluegill.

    Although the lake is known as the "Home of the Honkers," there are only a few Canadian geese here. Other wildlife in the area includes frogs, turtles, beavers, muskrats, loons, and sometimes bald eagles.

    Hospital and Airport

    St. Peter’s Hospital and the Albany Medical Center are half an hour away, and the Albany International Airport is about 45 minutes away.

    Explore Albany

    Forty minutes north of Onderdonk Lake is Albany, known for its rich history and culture. Here, visitors can enjoy a fantastic shopping and dining scene, arts and entertainment buildings, museums and tours, and outdoor adventures.

    Albany is home to many unique and historical tourist attractions. For those of age, Albany also invites you to explore the nightlife bar and club scenes!

    The top-rated attraction here is the New York State Museum. This museum has a variety of different exhibits and has free admission.

    Those with an interest in naval history should go on a tour at the USS Slater DE-776. This restored destroyer gives visitors unique insights as to what it was like to be a sailor back in the day.

    "Hamilton" fans will be interested in the nearby Schuyler Mansion, home to Colonel Schuyler and his daughters Peggy, Angelica, and Eliza.

    Crossgates Mall makes for a great shopping destination. With over 180 stores and restaurants located inside, Crossgates is something you don’t want to miss.

    Great Choice for a Lake Home

    Whether you are looking for a family home, a full-time retirement home, or a vacation home, Onderdonk Lake is a great choice for you!