Best New York Fishing Lakes
Top places to fish for bass, catfish, crappie and more in NY.
Chautauqua Lake, Cayuga Lake, Chautauqua Lake, Lake Champlain, Oneida Lake, Saratoga Lake and Seneca Lake are the most popular places for fishing in New York, offering anglers the chance to pursue a variety of fish species.
Best Bass Lakes
Popular Catfish Lakes
Top Crappie Lakes
Favorite Sunfish-Panfish Lakes
Cayuga Lake, Chautauqua Lake, Lake Erie, Lake Ontario, Lake Champlain, Oneida Lake, Saratoga Lake and Seneca Lake are some of the more popular lakes to fish for bluegill, perch and other sunfish. More...
Best Walleye Lakes
Popular Trout Lakes
Favorite Salmon Lakes
Visit the New York fishing page for links to information covering a wide variety of fish species and local fishing choices in the state. Visit the New York map to identify your best route to these top fishing locations. Look to our sister site for additional information about boating in NY at many of the most popular lakes in the state.