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Mercer County Lake Fishing near Princeton Junction, New Jersey

4 star rating out of 5 by 1 reviewer
Fish for:
  • Sunfish
  • Muskie
  • Perch
  • Carp
  • Bream
  • Bluegill
  • Largemouth Bass
  • Pickerel
  • Catfish
  • Bullhead
  • Pumpkinseed Sunfish
  • Rock Bass
Access: Public
Fishing License: Required
Fishing Rules & Regulations: New Jersey Fish & Wildlife

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Fishing Times for Mercer County Lake

Fishing Times for Mercer County Lake near Princeton Junction, NJ

Best Fishing Times
3:32AM to 5:32AM, and 2:18PM to 4:18PM

Alternate Fishing Times
8:51AM to 10:51AM

Fishing Mercer County Lake, NJ on 3/2/2015 will be best from 3:32AM through 5:32AM, and from 2:18PM to 4:18PM. If those times won’t work for you, 8:51AM to 10:51AM looks promising. Remember to adjust these times based on barometric pressure, and weather changes.

Weather for Mercer County Lake

Current Temp: 20.11
Max Temp: 20.11
Min Temp: 20.11
Outside: clear sky
Wind: Gentle Breeze
Wind Speed: 5.23
Wind Direction: Northwest
Humidity: 76
Pressure: 1038.86
Sunrise: 7:28 AM
Sunset: 6:52 PM

1 Fishing Reports for Mercer County Lake - Princeton Junction, New Jersey

5/15/2012 3:30 PM

Fishing Tips for Lake Mercer

Lake Mercer is an all-around nice lake in every sense of the word. The lake is 300 acres so it’s perfect for small boat anglers but shore anglers can also catch fish here. If you don't have your own boat you can rent one from the marina. The abundance of weeds found here make the bass and pickerel fishery the main draw of the lake. You can also catch muskies, bullheads, perch, panfish, catfish, and carp here. The best way to catch fish here is by fishing with jerkbaits, spinners, topwaters, soft plastics, live bait, stink bait (catfish), dough balls (carp), dead fish (catfish), jigs, and jerkbaits near weedlines, drop offs, submerged timber, and anything else that looks "fishy". Have fun fishing!

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Mercer County Lake is a reservoir located just 3.5 miles from Princeton Junction, in Mercer County, in the state of New Jersey, United States, near Post Corner, NJ. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including sunfish, muskie, perch, carp, bream, bluegill, largemouth bass, pickerel, catfish, bullhead, pumpkinseed sunfish and rock bass here. Whether you’re spinning, baitcasting or fly fishing your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Mercer County Lake.

Alternate names for this reservoir includes Lake Mercer. To find this fishing spot check the map shown above or enter 40.26955 latitude, and -74.64404 longitude into your GPS device. View Mercer County Lake Topo Map.

And please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the reservoir is open to the public, and that you have the necessary fishing license. Now what are you waiting for, get fishing!
Mercer County Lake est un réservoir situé à seulement 3.5 miles de Princeton Junction, dans le Mercer County, dans les état de l'New Jersey, United States, près de Post Corner, NJ. Les pêcheurs trouveront une grande variété de poissons, y compris crapet, maskinongé, perche, carpe, bream, bluegill, achigan à grande bouche, brochet, catfish, barbotte et crapet de roche ici. Que vous soyez filature, CASTING ou pêche à la mouche vos chances d'obtenir une morsure ici sont bonnes. Alors prenez votre canne à pêche à la mouche favorite et la bobine, et partez à Mercer County Lake.

Autres noms pour ce reservoir comprend Lake Mercer. Pour trouver cet endroit de pêche consultez la carte ci-dessus ou entrez 40.26955 de latitude et de longitude -74.64404 dans votre appareil GPS. Voir Mercer County Lake Carte Topographique.

Et s'il vous plaît n'oubliez pas de vérifier avec les poissons de la faune locale et du service pour assurer le réservoir est ouvert au public, et que vous avez le permis de pêche obligatoire. Maintenant, ce que vous attendez, vous la pêche!
Mercer County Lake es el embalse situado a 3.5 miles de Princeton Junction, en Mercer County, en los estado de New Jersey, United States, cerca de Post Corner, NJ. Los pescadores encontrarán una gran variedad de peces incluyendo pez luna, muskie, perca, carpa, bream, bluegill, lobina, lucio joven, catfish, siluro, pez luna pez sol y bajo de rock aquí Ya sea que esté hilado, baitcasting o la pesca con mosca sus probabilidades de contraer una picadura de aquí son buenos. Así que coge tu caña favoritos pesca con mosca y carrete, y diríjase a Mercer County Lake.

Suplente nombres para este reservoir incluye Lago de Mercer. Para encontrar este lugar de pesca Consulte el mapa que aparece arriba o entrar en 40.26955 latitud, y -74.64404 de longitud en el dispositivo GPS. Ver Mapa Topográfico de Mercer County Lake.

Y por favor recuerde verificar con el local de Pesca y Vida Silvestre del departamento para garantizar la embalse es abierto al público, y que tiene la licencia de pesca necesario. Ahora, ¿qué estás esperando, consiga la pesca!
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