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Basic Creek Reservoir

Albany County, NY
Albany County, NY
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Basic Creek Reservoir is located in Albany County, New York. This lake is 239 acres in size. It is approximately 16 feet deep at its deepest point. When fishing, anglers can expect to catch a variety of fish including Bluegill, Brown Bullhead, Largemouth Bass, Pumpkinseed, Smallmouth Bass, Walleye and Yellow Perch.
239 acres
LAKE SIZE
16 feet
MAX DEPTH
9 feet
AVG DEPTH
4.9 miles
SHORELINE
935 feet
ELEVATION
ACCESS
Parking areas on both sides of Route 404. There is also a dirt road that leads to the dam. Along the dirt road there are wheelchair accessible fishing sites.
FISH TO CATCH
Black Crappie
Bluegill
Brown Bullhead
Largemouth Bass
Pumpkinseed
Smallmouth Bass
Walleye
Yellow Perch
NOTE: This list may not be all inclusive of all speices present in Basic Creek Reservoir.
ANGLING OPPORTUNITIES
The reservoir is a popular shorefishing destination in the capital region. Catches mainly consist of largemouth bass and panfish. Some good catches have been reported soon after the reservoir was reopened to fishing. Prohibited by City of Albany.
PLACES TO STAY
STAY 22: Basic Creek Reservoir
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