Queechy Lake

New York

1Listings$100K$100KTotal Value
Queechy Lake, New York

Queechy Lake real estate is a beautiful, but lesser known, market for lake homes and land in New York.

Typically there are less than 10 land lots and homes for sale on Queechy Lake.

Queechy Lake homes for sale can range anywhere from $340,000 to $529,000, creating a total market value of more than $1 million.

  • 40Deepest Depth
  • Ownership
    Public
  • Acreage
    141
  • Counties: Columbia County
  • Fish: Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass
Hospitals
(413) 447-2000
725 North St
Pittsfield, MA 01201
Airports
Albany International Airport
Albany Shaker Rd, Colonie, NY
38 miles away
Pittsfield Municipal Airport
832 Tamarack Rd, Pittsfield, MA 01201
9 miles away
About Queechy Lake
By the New York-Massachusetts State Border

Queechy Lake is near the New York and Massachusetts state border in the town of Canaan. This lake is only 141 acres in size, with a little over three miles of shoreline. It is relatively deep in some spots with a maximum depth of 40 feet and a mean depth of 19 feet.

Queechy Lake is near Interstate 90, which can easily take you to Albany, New York, in only 40 minutes.

Fishing and Boating

Queechy Lake offers anglers a wide variety of opportunities. It has shallow weedy areas for bass, pickerel, and panfish.

The lake also has deep cold water areas for trout. Each spring, the lake is stocked with approximately 1,500-2,000 brown trout and 1,500-2,000 rainbow trout.

The largemouth bass is plentiful in the 12 to 14-inch range with even larger fish available. Bluegills are abundant, with eight-inch fish being common and occasional bluegills up to 10 inches.

Ice fishing is also enjoyed during the winter months. There is no reason to be bored on Queechy Lake.

Kayaks, canoes, paddleboats, and pontoon boats can all be enjoyed on the calm waters of Queechy Lake. Diving off your private dock is also a great way to cool off during the warm summer months.

Visit Albany, New York

Albany is best known for its status as the New York State Capital, which means visiting the state capitol building is a must for some people. The building itself is magnificent with 19th-century architecture in a European style.

You can also tour the New York State Museum and the Albany Institute of History & Art if you enjoy learning about local art and history.

Experience Lake Living

Whether you are looking to buy a family home, a full-time retirement residence, or a vacation rental, Queechy Lake is an excellent choice.