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Ice Fishing in Ulster County

This table provides location, fish species and regulation information for popular ice fishing waters in Ulster County.
Ulster County Regulations* (links leave DEC website)
Water Location Species Season Minimum Length Daily Limit
Esopus Creek At Saugerties Walleye 1st Sat. in May-March 15 18" 3
Rondout Creek Eddyville Walleye 1st Sat. in May-March 15 18" 3
Sturgeon Pool East of Rosendale Walleye 1st Sat. in May-March 15 18" 3
Chodikee Lake East of New Paltz Statewide regulations apply
Honk Lake North of Ellenville Statewide regulations apply
Onteora Lake West of Kingston Statewide regulations apply
Yankeetown Pond West of Woodstock Statewide regulations apply
Wilson Lake Kenneth Wilson State Park (West of Woodstock) Statewide regulations apply

* General statewide regulations apply to species not listed. Consult your fishing regulations guide for more details.

NOTE: For all waters in Ulster County except the Hudson River, the regulation for Walleye is: 1st Sat. in May - March 15, 18" min. length and a daily limit of 3.