(7.3 mile loop, easy) Located on the Old State Road approximately 2 miles east of Tupper Lake on NYS Rte. 3. The trail to this remote pond traverses a Norway spruce plantation and a sugar maple, birch and beech forest. Deer Pond offers good fishing and a number of nice picnic spots along its shore, accessible via a short side trail. At least half of this hike is on level terrain.