Lehman Park

Pierrepont Ave
Potsdam, NY 13676

SUNY Potsdam owns a large park located west of Pierrepont Avenue (State Highway 56) that is open to the public and is used by the college as a working laboratory for their students. It is also home to Cecilie Garden, a community garden with planting beds, an irrigation system and home to the campus’s beehives. In addition, Lehman Park provides the public with access to the Raquette River. Picnicking facilities, an informal boat launch facility and open space along the river’s shoreline are available to the public. Lehman Park is known for being a great area for paddling and for fishing, especially for spring bullhead anglers.