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Ice Fishing in Cattaraugus County

Popular Ice Fishing Waters in Cattaraugus County
Water Township Species Regulations Comments Contour Map
Case Lake Franklinville Bluegill, Pumpkinseed, Yellow Perch, Black Crappie, Brown Bullhead, Brown Trout, Brook Trout Special Regulations Cattaraugus Co. (trout), Statewide 71 acres. DEC access/hand launch site snow plowed in winter (off CR 24). Stocked with yearling and 2-year old trout in spring. Surplus hatchery breeder trout stocked in fall of most years. Case Lake Map (173 KB, PDF)
Harwood Lake Farmersville Bluegill, Pumpkinseed, Yellow Perch, Brown Bullhead, Brown Trout, Brook Trout Special Regulations Cattaraugus Co. (trout), Statewide 34 acres. DEC access/hand launch site snow plowed in winter (off Rte. 98). Stocked with yearling and 2-year old trout in spring. Surplus hatchery breeder trout stocked in fall of most years. Harwood Lake Map (170 KB, PDF)
Lime Lake Machias Bluegill, Pumpkinseed, Yellow Perch, Black Crappie, Rock Bass, Walleye Special Regulations Cattaraugus Co. (walleye), Statewide 159 acres. DEC access/hand launch site off Rte. 16. Lime Lake Map (192 KB, PDF)
New Albion Lake New Albion Pumpkinseed, Bluegill, White Crappie, Yellow Perch, Brown Bullhead, Brown Trout, Brook Trout, Rainbow Trout Special Regulations Cattaraugus Co. (trout), Statewide 45 acres. DEC access/hand launch site snow plowed in winter (off Albion Rd.). Stocked with yearling and 2-year old trout in spring. Surplus hatchery breeder trout stocked in fall of most years. New Albion Lake Map (169 KB, PDF)
Quaker Lake Cold Spring Northern Pike, Pumpkinseed, Bluegill, Brown Bullhead, Rock Bass, Yellow Perch, Brown Trout, Brook Trout, Rainbow Trout Special Regulations Cattaraugus Co. (trout), Statewide 268 acres. Located in Allegany State Park (off Rte. 280). Stocked with yearling and 2-year old trout in spring. Surplus hatchery breeder trout stocked in fall of most years. Quaker Lake Map (181 KB, PDF)
Red House Lake Red House Pumpkinseed, Bluegill, Black Crappie, Brown Bullhead, Yellow Perch, Rock Bass, Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Brook Trout Special Regulations Cattaraugus Co. (trout), Statewide 110 acres. Located in Allegany State Park (off ASP Rte. 1). Stocked with yearling trout in spring. Surplus hatchery breeder trout stocked in fall of most years. Red House Lake Map (178 KB, PDF)

Note: Only the fish species with an open season during ice fishing season are listed in the species column.