Monksville Reservoir

Passaic - New Jersey

  • 47 catches


  • 8 spots

This lake has a maximum depth of 85 feet, with an average depth of 43 feet. Loc ated in Long Pond Ironworks State Park, this lake offers abundant aquatic vegetation, standing timber, stumps, shallow coves, and fallen timber. It includes 2 boat ramps, pi...

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Monksville Reservoir Fishing Reports

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  1. Gonna need a bigger boat.

    Muskellunge with a Bulldawg

    1. Anthony Cocchi 0
      Thanks for all of the likes and replies. That is my biggest so far I caught a while ago not sure what year. She was sitting by the rock to the right of the weedy ...more point on the South side of the lake.
    2. i'm pretty sure i've seen that picture a while back...what year did you catch it? real awesome fish!
    3. Scott Sorrell 0
      I think you are right!! That's a nice muskie
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  2. Muskellunge with a Cordell

    1. Steve Lien 0
      Thanks Christopher 🤘🤘🤘
    2. Christopher Pereira 0
      i just checked it out, tiger muskellunge came up, so it's on there now if it wasn't when you posted
    3. Steve Lien 0
      tried that too Christopher
    4. Christopher Pereira 0
      i think it's listed as hybrid musky
    5. Steve Lien 0
      Thanks. It's really a Tiger Musky but they don't have it listed
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  3. Chain Pickerel with a Rapala crankbait

    1. joseph rusin 0
      No weeds yet, at least on the south end
    2. Christopher Pereira 0
      any weeds up over there? i was there in early/mid april and there were no weed beds that are usually there. (i'm assuming because of the draw down this past ...more fall/winter)
    3. Christopher Fidler 0
      That is one of the nicest pickerel I have ever seen! Nice catch
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  4. 5 lb. 7 oz. Smallmouth Bass with a Rapala crankbait

    1. Michael Minieri 0
      Wow that's a toad!
    2. Armando Bernal 0
      Congrats....I am so jelous
    3. Pete Lyden 0
    4. Christopher Pereira 0
      yes that is a legit beast!
    5. NJ Squatch 0
      that is a NJ TANK!
    6. nice one! that's a hog!
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  5. 7 lb. 3 oz. 26 in. Walleye with a Lucky Strike 1" rolling Jerkbait

    1. joe b 0
      nice 1
    2. NJ Squatch 0
      So they do exist in that water! nice eyeball
    3. joseph rusin 0
      Thanks, Bob!
    4. bob g 0
      nice fish
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  6. Smallmouth Bass with a spinnerbait

    1. Christopher Pereira 0
      nice one
  7. 2 lb. Largemouth Bass with a jerk bait

    1. Armando Bernal 0
      Thank you
    2. bob g 0
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  8. Walleye with a spinner bait

    1. Christopher Pereira 0
      yeah go figure haha, nice one
    2. NJ Squatch 0
      daytime and blue bird skies! good looking fish...
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  9. Fishing for bass and landed my first Muskie.

    Muskellunge with a 6” power worm

    1. Christopher Pereira 0
      i've had them cut #50 fluoro like a hot knife through butter it's like a miracle landing them with bass line! congrats
    2. Andrew Kane 0
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  10. Largemouth Bass

    1. Christopher Pereira 0
      nice sized one there.

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