Morningside Lake is a good fishery with easy access. Morningside is a shallow weedy lake that is popular for anglers fishing from a small boat and when targeting fish through the ice.
Elevation: 1,384 feet
Area: 130 acres
Shoreline Length: 2.3 miles
Max Depth: 12 feet
Mean Depth: 4 feet
Carry down access provided by the Town of Fallsburg located on the south shore off of Rte. 52.
Morningside Lake Contour Map (PDF)
Largemouth Bass, Chain Pickerel, Bluegill, Black Crappie and Pumpkin Seed.
When fishing for largemouth bass try fishing with a topwater frog in the morning and then try a weedless plastic worm in the weedbeds in the afternoon. For panfish try a small jig tipped with a nightcrawler or meal worm.