This lake is a pleasant location for boating and fishing.
Now, you may imagine that's loads but there's even more fun stuff to do here in the Adirondack Mountains. Loon Lake is a great spot to visit for more than one day, Smoke Rise Campsites is a great spot to camp nearby. While you're here at Loon Lake you can take a hike along the Macomb Mountain-Elk Lake - Dix Trail; if you're visiting from Chestertown, you won't be the only one. The nearby class
III, 8-mile-long Riparius to Glen section of whitewater on Hudson River is loads of fun. The Riparius to Glen section of Hudson River is fitting for paddlers who have been whitewater rafting or kayaking for a period of time but who are not yet prepared for the very perilous rapids.