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Sterling Lake


Sterling Lake

Sterling Lake is located inside Sterling Forest State Park. Even though Sterling Lake is not open to boating, it still provides anglers with good opportunities to catch some nice sized lake trout and bass.

Physical Features

Elevation: 751 feet
Surface Area: 288 acres
Shore Length: 4 miles
Max Depth: 120 feet

Special Regulations

Special fishing regulations exist for Sterling Lake. Please review your fishing regulations guide for details.


Access is provided by Palisades Interstate Park Commission (PIPC). Located off of Sterling Mine Road. Shore fishing only. For more information contact 845-351-5907.

Fish Species Present

Lake Trout, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Chain Pickerel and Panfish

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