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

  "You are allowed to fish the upper reservoir but the lower as of now is off..." Waverly Reservoirs

  "Near skating rink...." Prospect Park Lake

  "After fishing Mirror Lake for 10+ hours, I have just started figuring the..." Mirror Lake

  "Cute little brook. Full of small native brookies. Mostly private property...." Gooseneck Creek

Fishing Spots in New York

Featured Tackle Shops in New York

Campgrounds in New York

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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 Chautauqua Lake, Grassy Sprain Reservoir and Oak Orchard Creek. Fish for Lake Trout, Bullhead or Walleye 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.