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Southeastern New York Fishing Hotline

May 5 - May 12, 2016

Trout Stocking

The trout season I well under way and many anglers have been successful. The DEC hatchery staff has been working on stocking as many waters as possible. Please re-visit this page for the most up to date information in Region 3.

The following are trout waters that will be stocked as of May 6th.

Dutchess County

Tenmile River, Webatuck Creek, Swamp River, Roeliff Jansen Kill, Crum Elbow Creek, Sawkill, Fishkill Creek, Sprout Creek, Wappingers Creek, Mill Pond Brook, Iron Mine Pond, Whaley Lake Brook, Sylvan Lake, Upton Lake.

Putnam County

Diverting Reservoir, West Branch Reservoir, East Branch Croton River, West Branch Croton River, Croton Falls Reservoir, Peekskill Hollow Brook, Shrub Oak Brook, Pelton Pond, Stillwater Pond, Foundry Brook, Lake Gleneida, Lake Gilead, Bog Brook Reservoir.

Westchester County

Kensico Reservoir, Titicus Reservoir, Cross River Reservoir, Cross River Reservoir Outlet, Stone Hill River, Mianus River, Amawalk Inlet, Amawalk Outlet, Peekskill Hollow Brook, Waccabuc River, Titicus River, Croton River, Pocantico River, Dogwood Pond, Muscoot Reservoir.

Orange County

Ramapo River, Moodna Creek, Shawangunk Kill, Rutgers Creek, Neversink River, Shingle Kill, Walton Lake, Round Pond, Wawayanda Creek, Hessian Lake, Askoti Lake, Skanatati Lake, Island Pond, Woodbury Creek, Ringwood River, Blue Lake.

Rockland County

Ramapo River, Minisceongo Creek, North Branch Minisceongo Creek, Mahwah River, Stony Brook, Pascack Brook, Cedar Pond Brook, Sparkill Creek.

Ulster County

Plattekill Creek, Sawkill Creek, Yager Stream, Sandburg Creek, Beer Kill, West Branch Beer Kill, Mill Brook, Rochester Creek, Rondout Creek, Verkeeder Kill, Holliday Creek, Black Creek, Vernooy Kill, Esopus Creek, Woodland Valley Stream, Pine Hill Lake, Ashokan Reservoir.

Sullivan County

Callicoon Creek, East Branch Callicoon Creek, North Branch Callicoon Creek, Mongaup River, East Branch Mongaup River, West Branch Mongaup River, Middle Branch Mongaup River, Beaver Kill, Little Beaverkill, Neversink River, Sandburg Creek, Chestnut Creek, Loch Sheldrake, Willowemoc Creek, Fir Brook, Mongaup Creek, Mongaup Falls Reservoir, Halfway Brook, Beaver Brook, Ten Mile River, East Branch Ten Mile River, White Lake, Lake Huntington.

Angler Diarists Needed

The New York State Region 3 Unit will be looking for anglers to participate in a angler diary program for Kensico Reservoir (trout). The information gathered through the angler diary program is extremely useful for helping to better manage the fishery. For more information please contact Ryan Coulter at 845-256-2204.

To apply for a NYC DEP Watershed Access Permit use the link located on the right column under Links Leaving DEC's Website.

If you need more fishing information or would like to contribute to the fishing report/post a picture of your catch, please call Ryan Coulter; 845-256-2204 or email Region 3 fishery.