Learn About Ice Fishing

NYS DEC  has a wealth of information all about Ice Fishing and Ice Fishing Safety. Moreau Lake State Park is a great spot for beginner and expert ice fishing anglers alike. There are several species of fish in the lake, the most common are Rainbow Trout, Carp, Pumpkinseed, Yellow Perch and Pickerel.

PLEASE – check with the park office to make sure the ice is safe and wear appropriate clothing.

Check out this YouTube produced by NYS DEC:

Beginning ice anglers are encouraged to download the Ice Fishing Chapter (PDF) of DEC’s I FISH NY Beginners’ Guide to Freshwater Fishing for information on how to get started ice fishing. Please click on the link below:

DOWNLOAD the Ice Fishing How To Guide