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Lake Superior

Lake Superior State Park has a beach, picnic areas and offers some good fishing.

Physical Features:

Elevation: 1,263 feet
Area: 90 acres
Shoreline Length: 2.6 miles
County & Town: Sullivan County, Town of Bethel


On Dr. Duggan Road, 1.5 miles south of the Hamlet of Bethel. Hand Launch. Electric Motors Only. Fee/permit required. (845) 794-3000 ext. 5002. 120 cars. View the Lake Superior Contour Map (PDF).

For more information on this launch including Google Maps driving directions, visit the Boat Launch Sites for Sullivan County page.

Fish Species:

Largemouth Bass, Chain Pickerel, Brown Bullhead, Pumpkinseed, Bluegill, Black Crappie and Yellow Perch

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When targeting largemouth bass, try rubber worms and topwater baits fished in the shallow weed beds. Anglers report catching panfish on small jigs and live bait.


Statewide Fishing Regulations Apply

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