Blue Lake, also called Sterling Forest Lake, is located inside Sterling Forest State Park. Blue Lake is stocked annually with 800 yearling Brown Trout, 100 two-year-old Brown Trout and 800 yearling Rainbow Trout. Anglers can also target Largemouth Bass, Chain Pickerel and panfish. Blue Lake has a nice boat launch and provides anglers with a good opportunity at catching some fish.
Elevation: 650 feet
Surface Area: 115 acres
Shore Length: 2.3 miles
Max Depth: 26 feet
Special fishing regulations apply (leaving DEC website to official Fishing Regulations Guide vendor website).
Provided by Palisades Interstate Park Commission (PIPC). Located off of Blue Lake Rd. Both a PIPC and Sterling Forest boat permit are required. No gas motors. For more information call 845-351-5907
Fish Species Present
Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Largemouth Bass, Chain Pickerel and Panfish.