Chautauqua Lake is located in Western New York in Chautauqua County. It’s roughly 17 miles in length and at its widest it is 2 miles wide. At its deepest point, it measures approximately 78 feet deep. There is about 38.5 miles of privately-owned lake frontage and has a total of about 41 miles of lake frontage.
The lake is known around the world for its fishing and offers fishing tournaments every summer and was featured on The Outdoor Channel’s Major League Fishing. Some of the more notable fish include walleyes, muskellunge, paddlefish, crappies and several varieties of bass. The musky has made a resurgence since the 1990s and there is nothing more exciting than bringing in a fighting musky that can measure over 50 inches in length!
Communities that surround the lake include Bemus Point, Maple Springs, Mayville, Chautauqua (Chautauqua Institution), Stow, Ashville, Lakewood, Greenhurst, Fluvanna, Celeron (Birthplace of Lucille Ball), and Jamestown.
Notable and must-see attractions nearby are: Peek n Peak Ski and Golf Resort, Chautauqua Institution, The National Comedy Center, Midway Park, Alleghany State Park, Long Point State Park, Southern Tier Brewery, The Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum and Comedy Center and many more!
Lakewood has some of the finest homes around Chautauqua Lake. These homes typically are either on the Lake or have amazing views of the Lake! These homes arent necessarily in the Village of Lakewood, NY but, they are within the Lakewood zipcode (14750).
The area of Lakewood, NY only has a few miles of Chautauqua Lake frontage and because of that, there are a limited number of Chautauqua Lake Homes for sale within Lakewood and we have all of the latest and greatest waterfront homes for sale here! Enjoy our detailed overview of Lakewood waterfront homes.
The Lakewood, NY zipcode of 14750 offers many different homes for sale, ranging from homes on Chautauqua Lake to private homes with many acres. Take a look at all the newest homes for sale in Lakewood!
If you’re looking for a low maintenance opportunity then take a look at the available condos for sale. There are condos for sale on Chautauqua Lake and other condos with view of Chautauqua.
Though land can be somewhat hard to find, there are still a few opportunities. This land will range from building lots on Chautauqua Lake to private acreage within the Lakewood zipcode.
Not sure you want to buy a home in Lakewood yet? Or, maybe you would like to visit Lakewood for a short stay! Take a look at whats available to rent!
Do you have a business or maybe you would like to start one and are you looking for a chance to become part of the community? Lakewood is the perfect Chautauqua Lake community to start that business!