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Lake Nessmuk
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Pennsylvania Lakes - click for indexLocated in Tioga County, Lake Nessmuk is a 60-acre impoundment owned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and managed by the Fish and Boat Commission for public fishing and boating. The lake is maintained by the Borough of Wellsboro.
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FISHING

Lake Nessmuk is managed as a warmwater fishery, Commonwealth Inland Water regulations apply for all species of fish.

BOATING

Boating at Lake Nessmuk is limited to boats powered by electric motors and un-powered boats. One surfaced launch ramp is available along with associated parking facilities.

Un-powered boats may be moored at the lake in accordance with Commission property regulations. To be used at the lake, boats must be registered or have a valid launch permit (permits are issued by the Commission or PA Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources).

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BIOLOGIST REPORT -- June 2001
PRIMARY FISH -- Listed alphabetically. Click on illustration for larger, or text for species information.
largemouth bass
bass, largemouth
bluegill
bluegill
yellow perch
perch, yellow
pumpkinseed
pumpkinseed
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