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Black Lake

Physical Features:

Elevation: 272 feet
Area: 7,593 acres
Shoreline Length: 63.7 miles
Max Depth: 40 feet
Mean Depth: 8 feet
County & Town: St. Lawrence County, Town of Morristown


OPRHP concrete ramp site adjacent to Hammonds-Edwardsville County Road, 2 miles west of the Hamlet of Edwardsville in the Town of Morristown.

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

Fish Species:

Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Walleye, Northern Pike, Black Crappie, Bluegill, Yellow Perch, Brown Bullhead

Kid holding a Largemouth Bass caught in Black Lake


Black Lake is well known for its panfish, especially black crappie. Bluegill and yellow perch also provide excellent opportunities with fish upwards of 10-12" common. Panfish are targeted year around. Largemouth and smallmouth bass provide some great angling with fish 3-5 pounds commonly caught. Ample walleye and northern pike are available to round out the primary sportfish.


Special Fishing Regulations Apply.

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