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Loch Sheldrake

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Loch Sheldrake, located right off of Route 52, offers easy access and good fishing. The access includes a small fishing pier with picnic tables which makes for a good family opportunity.

Physical Features:

Elevation: 1457 feet
Area: 64 acres
Shoreline Length: 1.3 miles
County & Town: Sullivan County, Town of Fallsburg

Access:

Hand launch located in the hamlet of Loch Sheldrake, town of Fallsburg. DEC cooperative agreement. Junction of Route 52 and Hasbrouck Rd. Parking for 20 cars.

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

Fish Species:

Brown Trout, Brown Bullhead, Sunfish, Yellow Perch and Largemouth Bass

Fishing:

Every spring the DEC stocks 800 brown trout.

Regulations:

Special regulations apply. See the Freshwater Fishing Regulation Guide (PDF).


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