The New Jersey Division of Fish & Wildlife issued a press release on April 9, 2020 to inform everyone that while the parks are closed, Wildlife Management Areas are still open and subject to social distancing rules.

The popular Lake Hopatcong spring fishing contests that draw fisherman from around the State will have to wait another year based upon the need for social-distancing.

Be part of the team at Pequest! There is an opening for a Seasonal Fisheries Worker to assist in the raising and distribution of trout this spring. No experience required! Just a desire to work outdoors while contributing to one of the country's best trout stocking program.

The following Lake Hopatcong Fishing Report came in from Dow’s Boat Rental on (10/22/2019), showing that Lake Hopatcong is definitely open for business.

The state Division of Fish and Wildlife is kicking off the start of fall trout season this week by stocking many of New Jersey’s rivers, lakes, streams and ponds with thousands of large rainbow trout.

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