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Ice Fishing in Broome County

Popular Ice Fishing Waters in Broome County
Water Township Species Regulations Comments Contour Map
Arctic Lake Sanford Rainbow Trout, Panfish Special Regulations 60 acres; Oquaga State Park Yes
Aquetterra Pond Binghamton Panfish Statewide 6 acres; Broome County Park
Chenango River Chenango, Fenton, Dickeson Panfish, Walleye, Northern Pike, Musky Special Regulations Several deep holes and backwater areas freeze over but extreme caution must be taken
Greenwood Lake Nanticoke Rainbow Trout, Panfish Special Regulations 25 acres; Broome County Park
Hawkins Pond Windsor Panfish Statewide 26 acres; Broome County Parks
Nathaniel Cole Park Pond Colesville Panfish Statewide 64 acres; Broome County Park Yes
Nanticoke Lake Lisle Rainbow Trout, Panfish Special Regulations 46 acres, semi-remote pond off Squedunk Road, must walk 400 yards to lake
Whitney Point Reservoir Triangle Panfish, Walleye Special Regulations 1,200 acres; Corps of Engineers owned; excellent crappie fishing Yes
Susquehanna River Colesville, Windsor, Conklin, Binghamton, Vestal Panfidh, Walleye, Tiger Musky, Northerrn Pike, Musky Special Regulations Several deep holes and backwater areas freeze over but extreme caution must be taken
Ice Fishing Special Regulations for Broome County
Water Species Open Season Minimum Length Daily Limit Method
Arctic Lake, Greenwood Lake, Nanticoke Lake Trout All Year Any Size 5-with no more than 2 longer than 12" Ice Fishing Permitted
Chenango River, Susquehanna River Muskellunge and Tiger Musky 1st Sat May-March 15 40" 1 Combined Ice Fishing Permitted
Whitney Point Reservoir Walleye 1st sat May-March 15 18" 3 Ice Fishing Permitted

Lake Contour Maps for Broome County