New York Fishing Reports, Fishing Times, Licenses, and Campgrounds

Fish Species in New York

Largemouth Bass,  Perch,  Bullhead,  Smallmouth Bass,  Bream, Bluegill,  Brook Trout,  Brown Trout,  Rainbow Trout,  Pumpkinseed Sunfish,   and 78 more

New York Fishing by Water Type

Lakes: 3,290   Rivers/Streams: 4,436   Reservoirs: 646   Others: 1,347   All: 9,719

New York Fishing Reports

  "The access for Lake Lonely is on the south of the lake at the boat livery..." Lake Lonely

  "Green lake, also known as glacier lake (not to be confused with green lake..." Green Lake

  "I have been fishing here for almost 2 years. The lake is small but..." Jamesville Reservoir

  "Great small stream fishing for Steelhead when conditions are right. Need a..." Mill Creek

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New York Fishing Licenses

For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit New York Fish & Wildlife. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the Fishing Spot is open to the public, and respect all signs indicating private property or restricting access.

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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 Black Creek. Fish for Rock Bass, Largemouth Bass 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.