199.1 acres with hunting, fishing and adjacent to Beartown State Forest in the Town of Croghan
Adjacent to the 7,211 acre Beartown State Forest this property offers a variety of recreational opportunities including; snowmobiling, horseback riding, mountain biking, hunting, fishing, trapping, cross country skiing and hiking. In addition to the ever present beaver on properties in this area, white-tailed deer, black bear, snowshoe hair, ruffed grouse, an occasional bobcat and waterfowl of all kinds are abundant. The small stream crossing the property is a tributary to Swiss Creek, known for great trout fishing. A portion of the property in the northeast quadrant was harvested in the last 15 years, however the remainder of the property has well over 25 years of uninterrupted growth. Young stands of grey birch, ironwood, elm, cherry, white pine, service-berry and alder are found interspersed throughout wet areas and rocky outcrops. On better drained, deep soil sites however you’ll find pole and sawtimber size maple, cherry, birch, basswood aspen and ash. Roughly 1600′ of frontage on a seasonal portion of the Texas Road permits one to choose the best of several building sites for a small camp or cabin. The southwest corner of the parcel is just one pole away from electric. The Texas road is open to ATV’s, and just a short trek to the east jump on snowmobile trail C5 and head west towards Tug Hill or east towards the Adirondacks. A great parcel to own for the group or family that enjoys doing a bit of everything outdoors!
Property Maps & Disclosures
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- Lot Size: 199.10 acres
Local Directions: From State St., Carthage, take Thorpe St. south ~.1 mile then left on West St., proceed ~1.4 miles then right onto Rogers Crossing Rd., travel ~.7 miles then right onto Texas Rd. Proceed ~4.2 miles to corner of property (end of pavement).
Local School District: Carthage
Tax Parcel ID: 75-1-7.1
Road Frontage: 1,565 feet
Oil & Gas Rights: yes
Adjoins State Land: yes