Fishing At Saugatuck Reservoir
AKA: The Saugatuck
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, black crappie, walleye, rainbow trout, brown trout, bluegill, pumpkinseed sunfish, redbreast sunfish, rock bass, white perch, yellow perch and chain pickerel at Saugatuck Reservoir in Connecticut.
Peace and serenity dominate Saugatuck Reservoir, an 860-acre lake located on the southwestern corner of Connecticut. No boats or floatation devices are allowed on the water, so all fishing is from the bank. All anglers are required to obtain a CT fishing license and a fishing permit to fish Saugatuck Lake. There are about 9 miles of shoreline to fish and most of it requires a bit of hiking or walking to gain access. A wheelchair-accessible fishing pier is available to all anglers, however a permit is required. The lake includes populations of bass, crappie, walleye, trout, sunfish, perch and chain pickerel.
Primary fish species residing in Saugatuck Reservoir
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Saugatuck Reservoir Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: NO
RV Hookups: NO
Convenience Store: NO
Bait & Tackle: NO
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Saugatuck Reservoir CT Map
Aquarion Water Company of CT
200 Monroe Turnpike
Monroe, CT 06468
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Fishing for bass, crappie, walleye, trout, sunfish, perch and chain pickerel, at Saugatuck Reservoir, in southwest CT.