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WHAT'S UP LAKE NOW OFFICERS & EMAILS EMERGENCY CONTACTS MEMBERSHIP FISHING REPORTS CATCH CORNER KID'S CORNER SPONSORS AROUND THE LAKE 2019 CALENDAR CONTEST RESULTS & STANDINGS CLUB ITEMS WATER CHESTNUT SCOUT PROJECT S.H.I.P. BEST WATER TEMPERATURES LAKE RULES LAKE VIEWS STOCKINGS KDC WEIGH STATIONS LAKE SPECIES LINKS SOME HISTORY PAST CALENDARS HOME

BEST TEMPERATURES FOR CATCHING FISH IN LAKE HOPATCONG

THIS PAGE IS INTENDED AS
A GENERAL GUIDELINE TO HELP FIND FISH
IN RELATION TO WATER TEMPERATURE

LAKE
SPECIES

Too
Cold
F

Best
Temps
F

Too
Warm
F

CRAPPIE

59

68-72

76

BLUEGILL

56

60-72

76

BROOK TROUT

43

57-59

69

BROWN TROUT

43

55-65

75

CARP

75

82-84

88

CHAIN PICKEREL

49

60-70

80

CHANNEL CAT

56

80-89

none

HYBRID STRIPED BASS

59

65-75

85

LARGEMOUTH BASS

49

63-75

85

MUSKIE

50

60-70

80

RAINBOW TROUT

43

52-56

74

SMALLMOUTH BASS

59

64-68

74

WALLEYE

58

65-67

75

YELLOW PERCH

58

66-68

74