Fishing

Grab your hook, line, and sinker

Tupper Lake is perhaps one of the best places for fishing. We are fortunate to have Big Tupper Lake -- unique in that it is one of the very few lakes with two rivers flowing into it. At the southernmost tip of Big Tupper Lake, the Bog River cascades into the lake via Bog River Falls. At the northern end of the 9-mile lake, the majestic Raquette River flows from the east under the Moody Bridge and into Raquette Pond via a channel. The lake alone boasts over 28 miles of shoreline and a maximum depth of over 100 feet.

Other great fishing holes can be found on Simon Pond, along the Raquette River, and in Raquette Pond, which all have water connections to Big Tupper Lake. In addition, other popular spots to cast a line can be found at Piercefield Flow, Horseshoe Pond, Pitchfork Pond, and Little Wolf Pond, just to name a few. After all, we are nestled in the Adirondack Lakes Region, so the fishing options are only limited by your imagination. 

Cast away

For the best tips and fishing expertise, we invite you to contact one of our local Adirondack fishing guides. After a day on the lake, we know you will have worked up a mighty big appetite. Stop by one of our local restaurants or diners for a good meal and probably some great fishing stories as well!

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Simon Pond Fishing Situated just south of the village of Tupper Lake, Simon Pond is essentially a flood plain... Read More
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Hoel Pond Fishing If you're looking for landlocked salmon, Hoel Pond is the place to go. Summer's hotter... Read More
Round Lake Paddling Round Lake is located south of Tupper Lake on the way to Long Lake. With multiple camp... Read More
Piercefield Flow Paddling The Piercefield Flow is a section of the Raquette River that has been flooded due to a... Read More
Raquette River The Majestic 146-mile long Raquette River is one of the most popular paddling and fishing... Read More
William C. Whitney Area Trail System Hiking Hiking 13.5 mile Adirondack trail system, easy. Burn Road, formerly used for logging, is... Read More
Horseshoe Lake Paddling Horseshoe Lake is located in the Horseshoe Wild Forest. There are three perfect launch... Read More
Raquette Pond Paddling Raquette Pond lies north of Tupper Lake and is a manmade lake from a dam located just a... Read More
Big Trout and Cedar Lake Hiking From Lows Lower Dam the views out over the Bog River are very nice. To get to Big Trout... Read More
Little Tupper Lake Fishing Shoreline Fishing: Limited to the headquarters area. Other shore fishing locations are... Read More
Black Pond Fishing This is a fun hike for kids who also want to try fishing, or anglers looking for... Read More
Catamount Pond Paddling Catamount is best approached and launched from Route 3 along a narrow path to a small... Read More
Clear Pond Loop Trail Hiking Clear Pond is good-sized at 35 acres. The trail covers 1.4 miles, from the trailhead,... Read More
Bog River Falls Just a few miles south of Tupper Lake, you will find a “must visit” location during your Adirondack... Read More
Carry Falls Reservoir Paddling Carry Falls is the first of many reservoirs created by Brookfield Power on the Raquette... Read More
Little Wolf Pond If pond fishing is your preference, Little Wolf Pond in Tupper Lake is a great option. Home to a... Read More
Big Tupper Lake Big Tupper Lake is one of the best kept secret fishing holes in the Adirondacks. In fact, accounts... Read More
Axton Landing to Raquette Falls Paddling This is about 6 hours for a round trip. Starting out you will paddle upstream towards the... Read More
Black Brook Pond Directions From the intersection of Route 30 and 3 in Tupper Lake, follow Route 30 toward Long... Read More
Long Pond Trail Cycling Enjoy backcountry mountain biking with Long Pond Trail in the Whitehill Wild Forest. This... Read More

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