Lake Abanakee

Lake Abanakee


From the intersection of Route 28 and Route 30 in the hamlet of Indian Lake, follow Route 28 south and continue for 1.4 miles to a parking area on the right, just past the lake.

Or follow Route 30 toward Speculator for a half mile and turn left onto Big Brook Road. Continue for 1.3 miles to the lake.

Shoreline Fishing:

Decent from the roadways, but most of the shore in these areas is private property. Always be sure to respect the rights of landowners.

Boat Access:

This is a canoe or kayak launch only.

Insider Information:

  • The best luck on this scenic lake is to fish deep and troll from your boat.
  • Musky are a tough catch, but they do inhabit this lake.
  • There are decent sized pike here.
  • Use the shore off of Big Brook Road for the best bass fishing opportunities without a boat.

Fish Species Types:

Bass, northern pike, musky, walleye, perch, panfish

Special Regulations:

Always follow state fishing regulations and be sure to pick up a NYS Freshwater Fishing Guide at your local outfitters or regional DEC office.

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