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Ice Fishing in Cayuga County

Popular Ice Fishing Waters in Cayuga County
Water Townships Species Regulations Comments Countour Map
Cayuga Lake Aurelius, Springport, Ledyard, Genoa Panfish, Pickerel, Northern Pike Finger Lakes 42,496 acres, most ice fishing takes place on north end. Limited ice fishing at south end. Yes
Cross Lake Cato Panfish, Northern Pike, Walleye Special Regulations 2,176 acres, good for northern pike. Yes
Duck Lake Conquest Panfish, Northern Pike Statewide 218 acres, shallow, weedy lake. Yes
Howland Island Wildlife Management Area Ponds Conquest Panfish Statewide 300 acres; 18 ponds. No
Lake Como Summerhill Panfish, Pickerel Statewide 64 acres, shallow, weedy lake. Yes
Little Sodus Bay Sterling Panfish, Northern Pike Statewide 750 acres, expansive weed beds. Yes
Otter Lake Cato Panfish, Northern Pike Statewide 282 acres, shallow, weedy lake. Yes
Owasco Lake Moravia, Scipio, Fleming, Owasco, Niles Panfish, Northern Pike, Lake Trout Finger Lakes 6,592 acres, ice fishing mainly at north and south ends. Yes
Skaneateles Lake Sempronius, Niles Panfish, Pickerel, Lake Trout Finger Lakes 8,960 acres, ice fishing at north and south ends. Yes

For more information on ice fishing please view Chapter 9 in the IFISHNY Beginners Guide to Freshwater Fishing.

Lake Contour Maps for Cayuga County