"Floating Bridge" or "Crossing Place" Area 6,665 acres Length 11 miles Shoreline 23 miles Max. Depth 177 feet Max. Width 1 mile Volume 212 billion gallons Elevation 711 feet Owasco's largest city Auburn Characteristics Laid back and a good trout fishing lake.
Auburn - The city is located on the North end of the lake. Auburn is rich in theatre and museum attractions, as well as shopping and accommodations.
Moravia - Just south of the lake. Home to President Millard Fillmore. The village boarders the Fillmore Glen State Park .
Beaches & Parks
Emerson Park - North end of the lake, enterance on Rt 38A (East lake rd) this park has swimming , picnic areas, ball fields and boat launch facilities. Shelter and a pavilion available for rent.
Fillmore Glen S.P. – south-end of Moravia offering hiking trails, unique geological formations, including five waterfalls. The park has 60 campsites, a stream-fed swimming pool and fishing in the Owasco Lake inlet.
Marina's & Boat Launches.
Emerson Park - Rt 38A (East lake rd)
Owasco Flats – Rt 38 South end is a preserve with trails for hiking, fishing on the lake and along the Owasco Inlet.
Emerson Park Merry-Go-Round Theatre – performing during the summer month.
Ward O’Hara Agricultural Museum - Rt 38A across from Emerson Pk, a collect of farm equipment in the mid-1900's