New York Fishing Report, Tackle, and License Info

Largemouth Bass,  Perch,  Bullhead,  Smallmouth Bass,  Bream, Bluegill,  Brook Trout,  Brown Trout,  Rainbow Trout,  Pumpkinseed Sunfish,   and 78 more
Bodies of Water:
Lakes: 3,290   Rivers/Streams: 4,436   Reservoirs: 646   Others: 1,347   All: 9,719

Fishing Hot Spots in New York

  "I fished at homans creek and caught 2 decent sized fluke along with 3 nice..." Homans Creek

  "I fished at lotus lake at 3 pm on Thursday july 30th. I spotted a small..." Lotus Lake

  "Chase Lake is best fished with top water lures such as torpedos. Crank..." Chase Lake

  "I fished for sunfish, which is in abundance, alone. I have only caught..." West Brook Pond

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Fishing in the state of New York, there are plenty of bodies of water to choose from. In fact, there are 9,719 bodies of water where fishing could be possible, such as Oak Orchard Creek, Chautauqua Lake and Grassy Sprain Reservoir. Fish for Pickerel, Bowfin or Catfish or one of the other 28 fish found in this state; and if you need gear get your fly fishing gear, baitcasting setup, trolling equipment, or spincasting gear out and find your new honey hole.