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Ice Fishing in Tompkins County

Popular Ice Fishing Waters in Tompkins County
Water Townships Species Regulations Comments Contour Map
Cayuga Lake Ithaca, Ulysses, Lansing Panfish, Pickerel, Northern Pike Finger Lakes 42,496 acres, most ice fishing takes place on north end. Limited ice fishing on south end. Yes
Dryden Lake Dryden Panfish, Pickerel Statewide 100 acres, shallow, weedy lake. Yes
Jennings Pond Danby Panfish, Pickerel Statewide 32 acres, located at upper Buttermilk Falls State Park No
Tri-County Pond Harford, Caroline Panfish, Rainbow Trout Special Regulations 1.7 acres, semi-remote pond located at the intersection of Cortland, Tioga and Tompkins County lines on Lacey Road in Robinson Hollow State Forest. No

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

Lake Contour Maps for Tompkins County