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Loch Sheldrake

Introduction

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Loch Sheldrake, located right off of Route 52, offers easy access and good fishing. Every spring the DEC stocks 800 brown trout. The access includes a small fishing pier with picnic tables which makes for a good family opportunity.

Physical Features

Elevation: 1457 feet
Surface Area: 64 acres

Special Regulations

Special fishing regulations apply (leaving DEC website to official Fishing Regulations Guide vendor website).

Access

Hand launch located in the hamlet of Loch Sheldrake, town of Fallsburg. DEC cooperative agreement. Junction of Route 52 and Hasbrouck Rd. Parking for 20 cars.

Fish Species Present

Brown Trout, Brown Bullhead, Sunfish, Yellow Perch and Largemouth Bass