New Jersey Fishing Reports

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  1. Escaping the snow and liberal tyrants in the fishing capital of the world.

    5 lb. 30 in. Ladyfish

    1. Great bait for Tarpon Greg.
    2. haha yea was able to meet up with some friends who headed south years ago and did a lot of fishing. I'm born and raised in NJ so dont mind the cold either, but ...more after all that came with 2020 I kind of needed a breather. so eye opening to see the difference though. FL is awesome. dont think I could leave Lake Hopatcong though.
    3. just realized we didn't know what you looked like, this was the first pic you posted that someone took of you haha
    4. i don't mind the cold, but ;those tyrants need to go haha. nice catch
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  2. Details: 36 in. Tiger Muskellunge with a Live Target Golden Shiner Rattlebaits

    1. Cant see the pic
    2. released of course!
    3. Very nice fish. Did you release it?
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  3. Details: 1 lb. 15 oz. 15 in. American Pickerel with a Storm 360GT Searchbait Minnows

    1. he bit right close to the bank where there was reeds right under water
    2. caught at rainbow lake
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  4. Almost quit this day after my waders sprung a bad leak and my foot went numb πŸ˜‚ but hit a few more holes and caught this nicer wild and some smaller ones

    Brown Trout with a Jig

    1. yeah, except you start wondering what frostbite would feel like hahaha
    2. Chad M 0
      well... numb is better than cold right, lol
    3. yeah this was after work i had no time to do anything else
    4. that's why I gave up stream fishing
    5. Nice one! πŸ‘
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  5. Santa bellied

    Yellow Perch with a Johnson Thinfisher Blade Baits

    1. Thanks
    2. James . 0
      That is a nice one!
    3. Melissa Norris 0
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  6. If your only going to catch one fish all day make sure it is the biggest lake trout Chris has ever seen in person! 😝PB at 33”. Dragged me to the bottom 3 times. ...more Great fight in these fish. This fish qualifies for a nj citation award and is one of the harder ones to get imo with a 30” minimum.

    33 in. Lake Trout

    1. Nice 1 D
    2. You snoozed and won...
    3. NJ Squatch 0
      You snooze you lose!
    4. Why oh why didn’t i take a pic of you curled up sleeping sucking your thumb...
    5. NJ Squatch 0
      Needed the power nap to haul in the beast!
    6. freaking sleep time squatch...was taking a nap and woke up to me catching fish so figured he'd give it a try and get's this one! unbelievable!
    7. NJ Squatch 0
      @robert he was definitely not happy especially since he was the only one catching
    8. Pete Lyden 0
      hell of a fish
    9. Robert Coleman 0
      Freaking sweet Squatch! Always nice to rub it in to Chris! 😁😁😁 Did he cry? πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
    10. Ian Brenly 0
      That’s awesome. We were just out and marked them solid all morning and just couldn’t get them to bite. Had just one big one spit the hook by the boat.
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  7. If you hold it out and lean back it looks bigger πŸ˜‚ couldn’t get any big ones this day

    Lake Trout with a Xzone swammer

    1. It works, this is a small fish hahaha
    2. Chris told me that trick 1 time move your head back it makes the fish look bigger
    3. Hahaha
    4. Robert Coleman 0
    5. Bend waaaaaay back 🀣 Bigger than anything I’ve caught in months! πŸ‘πŸ»
    6. Bend waaaaaay back 🀣 Bigger than anything I’ve caught in months! πŸ‘πŸ»
    7. Tod Fisher 0
      haha yeah that things huge.
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  8. Just starting fishing, best catch of my life, won't forget this one, shared it with my kids, totally hooked!

    3 lb. 8 oz. 25 in. Chain Pickerel with a IMA Flit 100

    1. nice sized pickerel!
  9. 2 lb. 2 oz. 15.0 in. Chain Pickerel with a shiners

Popular Waterways

The most active fishing spots in New Jersey

  • Atlantic Ocean (New Jersey)

    Atlantic Ocean, New Jersey shoreline.


  • Lake Hopatcong

    A section of the Lake Hopatcong in Morris County, New Jersey.


  • Delaware River

    A section of the Delaware River in Warren County, New Jersey.


  • Monksville Reservoir

    This lake has a maximum depth of 85 feet, with an average depth of 43 feet. Loc ated in Long Pond I...


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