Oven Mountain Forest, New York
Property Types: Vacant Land, Timber Land
Activities & Amenities
New York wooded land with views, trails, streams and ponds for sale: This property offers great recreational opportunities within the property, including hiking, fishing, paddling, hunting, rock climbing, ATV’ing and snowmobiling riding. Approximately 500 feet into the parcel, via an existing gravel drive off Oven Mountain Road, is a level, secluded building site with an exceptional view of the rock face of Oven Mountain.
There is approximately 1,962 feet of frontage on Oven Mountain Road which is highly developable and is zoned under the Adirondack Park Agency Rural Use. It can be further subdivided for future development.
The property has a unique water feature, being situated on the outflow of Oven Mountain Pond. There are several adjoining beaver flows/ponds amounting to approximately 6.5 acres of waters ideal for paddling and fishing. There are other perennial streams on the property as well.
The timber resource is dominated by white pine, hemlock, and mixed hardwoods providing the opportunity for the future with timber harvest and long-term forest management. The property could be enrolled under Real Property Tax Law 480a, which could reduce the assessment of property by 80%.
Hunting opportunities are diverse, including deer, bear, and fall and spring turkey, as well as grouse and snowshoe hare. NYS Forest is just a short drive away offering 200,000 acres of additional public land for all of your recreational pleasures.
The property is also a short drive from North Creek, Warrensburg, and Lake George. It is under an hour from Saratoga Springs, less than 1.5 hours from Albany, and ~4 hours from NYC. In addition to the recreational opportunities afforded by the property and surrounding region, the Oven Mountain Forest would be a great spot for a permanent residence, second home or camp offering seclusion with spectacular views and abundant recreational opportunities.