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Webster Pond

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2000 Block of Valley Drive, Anglers at Webster Pond, Syracuse, NY 13207
+1 315-469-8027
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Many Photographic Moments!

Just a delightful place to visit ducks of all kinds! There were geese there. The treat was in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RChristm
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Good place to visit

This is a good place to go if you love feeding birds. They are very knowledgeable about the birds... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2018
samhoku
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Syracuse, New York
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The Anglers Association of Onondaga is a not for profit organization with fish and wildlife as the main attraction. Webster pond is a small sanctuary located in the city of Syracuse NY at 2004 Valley Dr. Volunteers operate the pond by opening the establishment so that the public can donate and feed the wildlife. The pond is open year around, opening at approximately 9AM-9PM We also have other activities such as a Junior fishing program for ages 7 to 15. Summer and fall concerts sponsored by outside venders and much more. UPDATE: Please note: a new non- profit group was formed to assist the Anglers Association in applying for grants, as they don't have the qualifications. In addition, we will help with maintenance, projects, and fundraising. The non-profit "Friends Of Wildlife" was started by Chad Norton and friends. All funds raised by this corporation will go directly to Webster Pond unless otherwise noted . Please make all trail donations payable to: Friends of Wildlife. for more information or to make a donation please call 315-727-2922
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2000 Block of Valley Drive, Anglers at Webster Pond, Syracuse, NY 13207
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a delightful place to visit ducks of all kinds! There were geese there. The treat was in seeing the wood ducks which are not an easy find!! Wish I could add some photos. Doesn't cost a thing and there is decent parking. Bring a...More

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Reviewed March 17, 2018

This is a good place to go if you love feeding birds. They are very knowledgeable about the birds in their park and have appropriate food for them. It is all done by donation. If you wish to feed the birds lettuce you can pay...More

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Reviewed March 17, 2018

Such a beautiful place to bring the family along with your significant other. If you need somewhere to go for a quick stop, this is the perfect place. It is the closest to nature you can get in the city of Syracuse

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Reviewed March 17, 2018

If you have an hour or two to spend or just 20 minutes, you'll enjoy relaxing at the Pond. We love walking around Webster Pond on the new trail! It is nice to push the stroller all the way around. Our baby loves to see...More

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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Found this little park. Be sure to donate and get the special duck food. Great to bring the kids and enjoy a mini walk around the little pond

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Reviewed February 5, 2018

This is a neat little place to go to, for all ages. I enjoy going (I'm in my 20's) and my niece enjoys going (5 years old) and I've brought teens here, and everyone enjoys it. There's a little shack that you can get corn...More

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Reviewed January 28, 2018

I went to Webster Pond for the first time today and can't say enough good things about it. If you love animals and ducks, it's a cool little spot. I grabbed a cup of corn (they take donations, but don't charge for feed), walked around...More

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Reviewed January 21, 2018

It's a place where ducks know they have a home. It's great for adults and children. But they is too much duck poop or sh** in that place. It's hard to find a bench or a spot that is n't full of it. If they...More

Thank Elizabeth B
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Chad N, General Manager at Webster Pond, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2018

Good evening. My name is Chad Norton, vice president and manager at Webster Pond. I am sorry to hear that you feel your visits are unsanitary. We do everything we can to make sure that our visitors leave here satisfied. With that said: Even though...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2017

This is such a beautiful, peaceful place. Just get a cup of corn from the little store, sit on the bench, and enjoy feeding all the different types of birds that habitat there. They have ducks, geese and swans. Take a little stroll down the...More

Thank Sharon V
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Reviewed May 28, 2017

When my daughter was young we use to go down there and feed the ducks-there were at least 100 swimming, walking or eating all around us. Now you can only feed them the Ponds Duck food and I think the ducks are tired of it-you...More

Thank stever401
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Chad N, General Manager at Webster Pond, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2017

The reason you did not see a lot of waterfowl is it is nesting season and we have a predator problem we are working on it. I am sorry your visit weren't a pleasant one. anything we can do? Chad 315-727-2922

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Jennifer L
April 13, 2017|
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Response from Chad N | Property representative |
I am unsure what Chinese lanterns are but if they make noise or could be harmful to the waterfowl then no. Please call for clarification 315-727-2922
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Kimberly A
April 30, 2016|
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Response from Tammytigger | Reviewed this property |
No there is no playground.
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Contact_Vivek
December 19, 2015|
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Response from Krista S | Reviewed this property |
2004 Valley Drive Syracuse As for seeing hirds. Hmm...yes there are birds. Not sure what kinds you're looking for. I'm not a huge bird person...YET. :)
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