R5 Cast a Line

We’re not talking Old Man and the Sea, man-vs-nature, eat-for-a-week-on-what-you-catch type of fishing. For that, you’d probably need to venture far beyond County borders. But if you just want to bait a hook and see what you can pull out of our water, there are plenty of fishing spots in Westchester. Technically, you can fish on any County-owned stream or lake so long as it’s not expressly forbidden and you have a New York State fishing license (you can get one by calling 914-995-3080). Some parks, however, have more fishin’ holes than others. If you’re thinking of casting a line this summer, try one of these County parks:
 

Blue Mountain Reservation
Peekskill (914) 862-5275

Bronx River Parkway Reservation
Yonkers to Valhalla (914) 328-1542

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Croton Point Park
Croton-on-Hudson (914) 862-5297

George’s Island Park
Montrose (914) 737-7530

Glen Island Park
New Rochelle (914) 813-6720

Kensico Dam Plaza
Valhalla (914) 328-1542

Sal J. Prezioso Mountain Lakes Park
North Salem (914) 864-7310

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Silver Lake Preserve
White Plains (914) 864-7000

Tibbetts Brook Park
Yonkers (914) 231-2865

Twin Lakes Park
Eastchester (914) 633-0303

V. E. Macy Park
Irvington (914) 946-8133

Wampus Pond
Armonk (914) 273-3230

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Ward Pound Ridge Reservation
Cross River (914) 864-7317

Willson’s Woods Park
Mount Vernon (914) 813-6990

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