Fishing At Great Sacandaga Lake
AKA: The Great Sacandaga
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, channel catfish, black crappie, walleye, rainbow trout, brown trout, redbreast sunfish, rock bass, yellow perch and northern pike at Great Sacandaga Lake in New York.
Well served by marinas, Great Sacandaga Lake is an ideal destination for boating, particularly if you enjoy fishing. This 27,000-acre lake, in the east-central part of the state, is loaded with numerous species of fish. Bass enthusiasts can work the 125 miles of shoreline in search of both largemouth and smallmouth bass. The lake is stocked with 12,000 rainbow trout annually, as are some brown trout. Additionally the lake sports quality schools of walleye, big northern pike and several sunfish species. There are 4 boat launches on the lake to serve the boating public, plus areas for portage of canoes, kayaks and row boats. Rental boats, camping, RV hookups, supplies, lodging and dining are all easily accessible around the lake. Ice fishing for most of the species in the lake is permitted once the ice is safe.
Primary fish species residing in Great Sacandaga Lake
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Great Sacandaga Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Griffis Road Marina Campground - 518 883-7009
Northampton Beach Campsite - 518 863-6000
Birch Haven Campground - 518 883-3796
Dun Logging Campground - 518 883-4554
Rainbows End Campground - 518 924-2111
Great Sacandaga Lake NY Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Great Sacandaga Lake
Griffis Road Marina
412 Griffis Road
Gloversville, New York 12078
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Great Sacandaga Lake in NY
General Fishing Info
Fishing for rainbow trout, walleye, northern pike and smallmouth bass in east-central NY.