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Saratoga County Ice Fishing

The table below lists the lakes and ponds in Saratoga County that are open to ice fishing. Please note that some waters are privately owned and it is the angler's responsibility to obtain the necessary permissions before fishing these waters.

Ice Fishing Regulations:

Ice fishing regulations apply to all waters where ice fishing is permitted. In addition, review Saratoga County Special Fishing Regulations for waters with specific regulations.

Places to Ice Fish

Saratoga County Waters with Ice Fishing
Water Town Ownership Species Regulations (links leave DEC website)
Ballston Lake Ballston Public/Private YP, NP, Pks Statewide
Black Pond Corinth Public/Private YP
Butterfield Lake Galway Unknown C.Pkl (1955)
Carp Pond Greenfield Private Unknown
Great Sacandaga Lake Day/Edinburg/Hadley Public/Private WAE, NP, YP, BT, RT, C.Pkl Special Regulations
Hawkin's Pond Moreau Private Pks Statewide
Hudson River Moreau, Saratoga, Northumberland, Stillwater, Halfmoon, Waterford Public/Private WAE, NP, YP Special Regulations
Hunt Lake Corinth Private C.Pkl, Pks, RB, YP Statewide
Lake Lonely Ballston Spa Public/Private WAE, NP, Pks, RB, BC Statewide
Little Round Lake Malta Public/Private NP, Pks, Bgs, BC
Mechanicville Reservoir Stillwater Unknown NP, YP, Bgs
Moreau Lake Moreau Public RT, C.Pkl, Pks, YP Special Regulations
Mulleyville Lake Corinth Private NP, YP, Bgs (1974) Statewide
Round Lake Malta Public/Private NP, Pks, Bgs, T.Musky
Saratoga Lake Saratoga Springs Public/Private WAE, NP, YP, Bgs, RB, Pks, C.Pkl Special Regulations
Stewart's Bridge Hadley Public/Private Pks, YP, WAE Statewide
Woodland Lake Corinth Private Pks, YP

Fish Species Key

  • BC - Black crappie
  • Bgs - Bluegill
  • BT - Brown trout
  • C - Carp
  • C.Pkl - Chain pickerel
  • NP - Northern pike
  • Pks - Pumpkinseed
  • RB - Rock bass
  • RT - Rainbow trout
  • T.Musky - Tiger muskellunge
  • WAE - Walleye
  • YP - Yellow perch

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