Passaic River Fishing near Jersey City, New Jersey
Details for Passaic River
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Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Stream
Lat/Long: 40.712326 -74.118195
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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, pickerel, perch, rock bass, largemouth bass, brown trout, bream, bluegill, rainbow trout, northern pike, smallmouth bass, sunfish, bullhead, carp, sucker, brook trout, crappie, catfish, pumpkinseed sunfish and green sunfish here. Whether you’re baitcasting, spinning 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 Passaic River. Alternate names for this stream include Fishawack, Pasaik River and Pissawack 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.