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Jamesville Reservoir

Onondaga County, NY
Onondaga County, NY
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Jamesville Reservoir is located in Onondaga County near the Village of Jamesville. The reservoir was formed by the impounding of a section of Butternut Creek. Like many of the area reservoirs, it was originally constructed to supply water to the Erie Canal. Jamesville Beach County Park borders most of the south west corner of the reservoir.
Limited rooted aquatic vegetation found in the reservoir.
224 acres
LAKE SIZE
35 feet
MAX DEPTH
4.1 miles
SHORELINE
700 feet
ELEVATION
ACCESS
One mile south of Jamesville, Off Route 91, adjacent to the Onondaga County Department of Transportation Maintenance Facility. Hand launch with a 100 yard carry to water. Parking for 10 cars. Fishing access sites are for the launching/retrieving of watercraft or shore fishing only. All other activities, like swimming or camping, are strictly prohibited. See Part 59.1 Regulations for more information (leaves DEC site).

Jamesville Beach County Park. Carry down and shore access for a day use fee.
FISH TO CATCH
Black Crappie
Bluegill
Brown Bullhead
Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Tiger Muskie
Walleye
White Perch
Yellow Perch
Carp
Chain Pickerel
Golden Shiner
Pumpkinseed
NOTE: This list may not be all inclusive of all speices present in Jamesville Reservoir.
ANGLING OPPORTUNITIES
For tiger musky try large spinnerbaits, in-line spinners or swimbaits; don't forget to use a wire leader. For walleye try a bucktail jig tipped with night crawler. If fishing for panfish try a small jig suspended under a bobber.
PLACES TO STAY
STAY 22: Jamesville Reservoir
HISTORY AND STATUS OF FISHERY
Jamesville Reservoir is stocked annually with approximately 1,150 tiger muskies and bi-annually with 6,600 walleye pond fingerlings.

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