View northwest from Ramapo Lake Dam
|Surface area||120 acres (49 ha)|
|Max. depth||22 ft (6.7 m)|
|Surface elevation||550 ft (170 m)|
Ramapo Lake is a 120-acre man-made lake located in Ramapo Mountain State Forest. Originally consisting of a 25-acre pond named Rotten Poel (Rats Pond) by the Dutch, its size and depth was expanded by Jacob Rogers in the late 19th century when he built a stone dam across its outlet.
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