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Fishing in Rainbow Lake

4.6 (8)
708 Logged catches

About Rainbow Lake

Can you fish in Rainbow Lake? Rainbow Lake is near Olean. The most popular species caught here are Largemouth bass, Bluegill, and Yellow perch. 708 catches are logged on Fishbrain. Please use your best judgement when determining where you can fish, and make sure you follow local regulations.


Rainbow Lake has the following amenities based off of 8 reviews left by our users.

Family friendly
Peace & quiet
Picnic area
Put & take
Bank fishing
Wheelchair accessible
Piers & docks
Fly fishing

Water Data

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87 catches previous 30 days





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Fishing regulations at Rainbow Lake, NY

Fishing regulations in New York can change throughout the year. Make sure to check this page before fishing for the most up to date rules and regulations for the current season. Local regulations govern when you can fish, the max size of the fish you can keep, how many fish you can keep, and more.

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42°21′14.4″N 78°41′35.2″W

Baits and catches from Rainbow Lake

Top gear anglers are using

According to our data, anglers at Rainbow Lake are mostly reeling in Largemouth bass using the following fishing gear.

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Reviews of Rainbow Lake

4.6 (8)