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Brant Lake

Physical Characteristics:

Elevation: 800 feet
Area: 1,376 acres
Length: 5 miles
Shoreline Length: 15.3 miles
Max Depth: 65 feet
Mean Depth: 30 feet
Town: Horicon


Hard surface ramp and gravel parking area off of Route 8 approximately 1 mile northeast of the Hamlet of Brant Lake. Parking for 11 cars and trailers.

Fish Species:

Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Chain Pickerel, Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Brown Bullhead, Yellow Perch, Rock Bass and Pumpkinseed, Black Crappie.


Brant Lake is stocked annually with both brown and rainbow trout. There is a healthy population of large and smallmouth bass and the lake is a popular pan fishing destination.

Fishing Regulations:

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

Ice fishing is permitted.

Man holding a nice largemouth bass.

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