Passaic River Fishing near Jersey City, New Jersey

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Details for Passaic River

Species Caught Here:
Striped Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Brown Trout
Catfish
Brook Trout
Bullhead
Pickerel
Sunfish
Rock Bass
Perch
Largemouth Bass
Rainbow Trout
Northern Pike
Bream
Bluegill
Crappie
Green Sunfish
Pumpkinseed Sunfish
Carp
Sucker

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Stream
Lat/Long: 40.712326 -74.118195

Bodies of Water near Passaic River

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Description for Passaic River, Essex County, New Jersey

Passaic River is a stream located just 2.4 miles from Jersey City, in Essex County, in the state of New Jersey, United States, near Newark, NJ. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including striped bass, smallmouth bass, brown trout, catfish, brook trout, bullhead, pickerel, sunfish, rock bass, perch, largemouth bass, rainbow trout, northern pike, bream, bluegill, crappie, green sunfish, pumpkinseed sunfish, carp and sucker here. Whether you’re spinning, fly fishing or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Passaic River. Alternate names for this stream include Passaick River, Pissawack River and Pasaik River. For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit New Jersey Fish & Wildlife. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.