Elevation: 1,704 feet
Area: 206 acres
Shoreline Length: 4.4 miles
Max Depth: 17 feet
Mean Depth: 8.2 feet
DEC beach launch off Route 28, 1.5 miles southwest of the Hamlet of Old Forge. No motors permitted.
Brook Trout, Brown Trout, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Pumpkinseed, Rock Bass
Nicks Lake is a popular summer camping destination which provides anglers with a variety of opportunities. Anglers can expect to catch both largemouth and smallmouth bass along with good numbers of yellow perch. Early season anglers will have the best luck finding brown trout and brook trout.
Statewide fishing regulations apply (leaving DEC website to official Fishing Regulations Guide vendor website).