Guide To Fishing At Bow Lake
AKA: Bow Lake Strafford
Quality largemouth and smallmouth bass fishing draws anglers to Bow Lake, a 1,200-acre lake in the southeast part of the state, at Cornway. The 7 miles of shoreline offer boat docks, lay downs and rocky areas for anglers to explore.
In addition to bass, the lake has good fishing for trout, sunfish, perch and pickerel. A public boat launch ramp is located at Bow Lake Village. Campgrounds, RV parks and lodging are all nearby.
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, rainbow trout, brown trout, bluegill, pumpkinseed sunfish, white perch, yellow perch and chain pickerel at Bow Lake in New Hampshire.
Primary fish species residing in Bow Lake
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Bow Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: NEARBY
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Bow Lake Public Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the southeast section of the lake, off Water Street, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with gravel parking a few blocks away.
Click here for a New Hampshire Fishing License.
Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Saddleback Campground - 603 942-7285
Ayers Lake Farm Campground & Cottages - 603 335-1110
Bow Lake NH Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Bow Lake Community Club
569 Province Rd
Strafford, NH 03884
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Bow Lake in NH
General Fishing Info
Fishing for bass and trout in southeast NH.