Best New Hampshire Fishing Lakes
Top places to fish for bass, catfish, crappie and more in NH.
Lake Francis, Lake Sunapee, Lake Winnipesaukee, Moore Reservoir, Newfound Lake, Ossipee Lake, Squam Lake, Umbagog Lake and Winnisquam Lake are the most popular places for fishing in New Hampshire, offering anglers the chance to pursue a variety of fish species.
Best Bass Lakes
Top Crappie Lakes
Favorite Perch and Sunfish-Panfish Lakes
Best Walleye Lakes
Popular Trout Lakes
Lake Sunapee, Lake Winnipesaukee, Moore Reservoir, Newfound Lake, Squam Lake, Umbagog Lake and Winnisquam Lake, plus the Connecticut River are the favorite options for rainbow, brook, brown and lake trout. More...
Favorite Salmon Lakes
Visit the New Hampshire fishing page for links to information covering a wide variety of fish species and local fishing choices in the state. Visit the New Hampshire map to identify your best route to these top fishing locations. Look to our sister site for additional information about boating in NH at many of the most popular lakes in the state.