Fishing At Lake Nockamixon
AKA: Nockamixon Reservoir
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, channel catfish, white catfish, black crappie, white crappie, walleye, bluegill, pumpkinseed sunfish, white perch, yellow perch, hybrid striped bass, chain pickerel and tiger muskie at Lake Nockamixon in Pennsylvania.
Located one hour north of Philadelphia, Lake Nockamixon is a 1,450-acre impoundment with a nice variety of fish species. Perch, crappie, bass, catfish, walleye, chain pickerel, sunfish and muskie all thrive here. The lake had a 20-hp limit for boat motors which keeps boat traffic in check for those who prefer peaceful serenity while fishing. Sail boats, canoes, kayaks and small fishing boats are the norm here. There are areas of the lake accessible for shoreline fishing - some via hiking trails around the lake. Ice fishing in winter is allowed when safe ice conditions permit.
Primary fish species residing in Lake Nockamixon
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Lake Nockamixon Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
Click here for a Pennsylvania Fishing License.
Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Tohickon Family Campground - 215 536-7951
Little Red Barn Campground - 215 536-3357
Lake Towhee Camp Grounds - 215 757-0571
Lake Nockamixon PA Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Nockamixon State Park
1542 Mountain View Dr
Quakertown, PA 18995