Fishing

Home to a variety of fish species, the Great Western Catskills region features some of the most incredible fishing in the Eastern United States and some say the world. With hundreds of miles of world-class fishing streams, ponds, lakes, rivers and the reservoirs, there is most likely the perfect place to fish for everyone.  Whether you are an expert of a new comer, we’d like to make sure you have everything you need to have the best fishing adventure possible.

 

Click here for a downloadable guide to the public fishing spots in Delaware County.

Click here for a downloadable guide to the lakes, ponds and reservoirs of  the area.

Click here to find guides who may assist you in your fishing adventure.

Find additional listings and resources below.

 

 

Border Water Outfitters

159 E Front St, Hancock

Their full-service store offers over 2400 sq. ft. of specialized products for all your fly fishing ...

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Marino’s Outdoor World

95 E Front St, Hancock

Marino’s Outdoor World has served the Hancock Community for 96 years. They match or beat any ...

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Al’s Sport Store

6964 River Road, Downsville

A fishing store and a whole lot more, Al's Sport Store provides services from canoe, kayak and gear ...

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West Branch Angler Resort

150 Faulkener Road, Hancock

The West Branch Angler is fly fishing resort and shooting preserve, offering 26 luxury cabins on ...

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East Branch Outfitters

1471 Peas Eddy Road, Hancock

New York’s legendary fishing resort. Private access to the East Branch of the Delaware is just a ...

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East Sidney Lake Park

4659 State Highway 357, Franklin

Camping, boating, picnic area and beach. Fun for the whole family. Plenty of activities: large ...

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Delaware County K.O.A.

242 Union Church Road, Franklin

You may hear frogs and crickets, but highway noises won't reach you at this KOA. Although close to ...

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Crazy Acres Campground at Beaver Spring Lake

263 Beaver Spring Road, Davenport

Crazy Acres Campground is a family-friendly campground in scenic farm country. They offer 70 full ...

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Peaceful Valley Campsite

485 Banker Rd, Downsville

Visit Peaceful Valley Campsite where you are surrounded by the Catskill Mountains, the East Branch ...

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Bear Spring Mountain Campground & Day Use Area

512 East Trout Brook Road, Downsville

Bear Spring Mountain is located in the western end of the Catskill Forest Preserve. The ...

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Scott’s Family Resort at Oquaga Lake

591 Oquaga Lake Rd, Deposit

Oquaga Lake is a clear spring-fed lake cradled high in green forested hills where the air is fresh ...

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Dream Catcher Lodge and Cabins

393 River Road, Deposit

Dream Catcher Lodge and Cabins is one of upstate NY’s best and most affordable resort ...

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Guestward Ho Family Campgrounds

62 H Decker Road, Deposit

Guestward Ho Family Campground, set in the lower regions of the Catskill Mountains, continues a 42 ...

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fishing guides catskills

Catskill Casts & Coverts

3663 County Road 35, Sidney Center

Join Catskill Casts & Coverts for custom Catskill experiences in fishing and hunting. Go ...

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Terry’s Shinhopple Campground

6275 State Highway 30, East Branch

Terry's Shinhopple Campground offers you the ideal getaway escape whether it is for the day, ...

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Stratton Falls Campsites

2-169 Campsite Road, Roxbury

Stratton Falls Campsites offers tent camping, RV sites and trailer rentals along the East Branch of ...

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Robert V. Riddell State Park

Robert V. Riddell State Park, Davenport

Robert V. Riddell State Park offers more than 2,000 acres of fields and forested woodlands. The ...

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Buck Horn Lodge & Cottages

1577 State Highway 30, East Branch

One or two bedroom rustic cottages on the banks of the East Branch of the Delaware River – a ...

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Pepacton Reservoir

Pepacton Reservoir, Delaware County

The biggest brown trout in the Catskills, and perhaps the east, swim in the Pepacton. The reservoir ...

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Beaverkill River

Colchester, New York

Steeped in lore and legend, the Beaverkill is the preeminent American trout stream. It is the river ...

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Big Pond

549 Barkaboom Road, Andes

A real find for those who have never traveled down Barkaboom Road. The beautiful mountain setting ...

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Little Pond

549 Barkaboom Rd, Andes

Little Pond is a quiet picturesque campground located in the Catskill Forest Preserve which offers ...

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Catskill Casts & Coverts

3663 County Road 35, Sidney Center

Join Catskill Casts & Coverts for custom Catskill experiences in fishing and hunting. Go fly ...

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NY River Adventures – Canoeing, Kayaking, Tubing on the Unadilla River

166 Tall Pines Lane, Bainbridge

The Unadilla and Susquehanna Rivers offer the perfect outdoor adventure and family fun! Canoeing ...

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Russell Brook Campsites

101 Russell Brook Road, Roscoe

One of New York's most naturally beautiful campgrounds. Located in a secluded valley, high in the ...

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Northhill Outdoors, LLC

916 Main St, Margaretville

A fun, family-friendly indoor archery range with an archery simulator and pro shop with archery, ...

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Delaware Wild Forest

Andes, NY

The 27,800-acre Delaware Wild Forest is located in the western Catskill Forest Preserve. The ...

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SUNY Delhi Outdoor Education Center

19692 State Highway 28, Delhi

A 40-acre park with walking trails, butterfly garden, picnic areas, and fishing access on the ...

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Catskill Outdoor Adventures

141 Upper Kennedy Heights Road, Margaretville

Are you looking to catch that trophy trout, to bag a wild turkey, or to explore New York's fabulous ...

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Catskill Mountain Club

Margaretville, NY

The Catskill Mountain Club offers volunteer-led hikes and workshops throughout the Catskill Forest ...

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