Lake Hopatcong Fishing near Hopatcong Hills, New Jersey
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Details for Lake Hopatcong
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Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 40.973988 -74.630997
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Description for Lake Hopatcong, Morris County, New Jersey
Lake Hopatcong is a reservoir located just 2.9 miles from Hopatcong Hills, in Morris County, in the state of New Jersey, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including bream/bluegill, rock bass, brown trout, largemouth bass, sunfish, catfish, perch, striped bass, carp, crappie, pickerel, muskie, rainbow trout, redear sunfish and smallmouth bass here. Whether you’re fly fishing, spinning or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Lake Hopatcong. Alternate names for this reservoir include Hupatkong Pond.
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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.
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