Stony Creek Ponds to Axton Landing
This is a great trip for beginning paddlers! One of the three Triad paddles, this is a great family paddle. Meandering through streams, ponds, and rivers to get to Axton Landing will take you about half a day. Pick a beautiful summer day and spend your day on the water with this fun and easy paddling trip! There are no portages.
3.25 miles one way to reach Axton Landing. 8 miles round-trip.
Enjoy great swimming and picnic spots.
Check out the birding here, it is plentiful!
How to get there: From the intersection of Route 30 and Route 3 in Tupper Lake, follow Route 3 towards Saranac Lake. Keep right on Route 3 at the "Y." Locate Corey's Road and continue down to the state boat launch.
Type of Launch: Hand launch.
Type of water: Flatwater, meandering river.