Guide To Fishing At Great East Lake
AKA: Great East Public Boat Launch
Perch, pickerel, bass and trout are favored fish species at Great East Lake, an 1,800-acre lake on the eastern border of the state, at Wakefield. Other species residing here include perch, sunfish and landlocked salmon.
About one third of the dozen miles of shoreline is in NH, the other two thirds in ME. The Great East Public Boat Launch is located in New Hampshire, on the northern side of the lake, near the state line. Much of the shoreline is populate with homes and boat docks, making it difficult to locate areas for fishing from the bank.
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, rainbow trout, brown trout, lake trout, bluegill, pumpkinseed sunfish, white perch, yellow perch, Atlantic salmon and chain pickerel at Great East Lake in New Hampshire.
Primary fish species residing in Great East Lake
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Great East Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
Today's Weather & Forecast
Click here for a New Hampshire Fishing License.
Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Lake Forest RV Resort & Campground - 603 522-3306
Lake Ivanhoe Campground - 603 522-8824
Great East Lake NH Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Great East Lake
Lake Forest Resort
150 Dearborn Rd
East Wakefield, NH 03830
Fishing lakes in each state.
Great East Lake in NH
General Fishing Info
Fishing for perch, pickerel, bass and trout in eastern NH.