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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 Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Lake Trout, Landlocked Salmon, Northern Pike, Pickerel, Panfish Finger Lakes Regulations 42,496 acres; limited ice fishing in south end. Yes
Dryden Lake Dryden Pickerel, Panfish Statewide 100 acres; shallow, weedy lake; abundant panfish and pickerel Yes
Jennings Pond Danby Pickerel, Panfish Statewide 32 acres; located at upper Buttermilk Falls State Park No
Tri-County Pond Harford, Caroline Rainbow Trout, Panfish 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
Ice Fishing Special Regulations for Tompkins County
Water Species Open Season Minimum Length Daily Limit Method
Tri-County Pond Trout All Year Any Size 5-with no more than 2 longer than 12" Ice Fishing Permitted

Lake Contour Maps for Tompkins County