Cobleskill Creek

Summary

Cobleskill Creek
Cobleskill Creek is located in New York Adirondack Park
Cobleskill Creek
Location of the mouth within New York
Cobleskill Creek is located in the United States
Cobleskill Creek
Cobleskill Creek (the United States)
Location
CountryUnited States
StateNew York
CountiesOtsego, Schoharie
Physical characteristics
SourcePine Mountain
 • locationWest of West Richmondville
 • coordinates42°39′02″N 74°38′55″W / 42.6505953°N 74.6485376°W / 42.6505953; -74.6485376
MouthSchoharie Creek
 • location
Fort Hunter
 • coordinates
42°42′40″N 74°19′36″W / 42.7111862°N 74.3267994°W / 42.7111862; -74.3267994Coordinates: 42°42′40″N 74°19′36″W / 42.7111862°N 74.3267994°W / 42.7111862; -74.3267994
 • elevation
927 ft (283 m)
Basin size139 sq mi (360 km2)
Basin features
Tributaries 
 • leftWest Creek
 • rightPunch Kill, Bear Gulch Brook

Cobleskill Creek starts at Pine Mountain west of West Richmondville and flows east-northeast before converging with Schoharie Creek in Central Bridge, New York. The creek flows through the village of Richmondville, New York and Cobleskill, New York.[1]

Hydrology

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) maintains stream gauges along Cobleskill Creek. The station on South Grand Street, in operation from 1963-1965, 1974, 1987 and 2017 to present, is located .4 miles (0.64 km) south of Cobleskill. It had a maximum discharge of 6,570 cubic feet (186 m3) per second on March 5, 1964, and a minimum discharge of 2.09 cubic feet (0.059 m3) per second on July 21, 2018.[2]

References

  1. ^ "Cobleskill creek". usgs.gov. usgs. 1995. Retrieved 23 April 2017. data
  2. ^ "USGS 01351298 COBLESKILL CREEK AT S GRAND ST AT COBLESKILL NY". United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 3 May 2020.

Matthew Bowen Lost his prized goose on Cobleskill Creek in 2001.