Membership Meeting - Membership meetings are suspended until further notice, likely through 2021.
at the Hopatcong Civic Center, Lakeside Blvd., Hopatcong, N.J.
KDC Catfish Derby
6pm Saturday, August 7 thru Noon Sunday, August 8
Catfish Contest Entry Form
KDC Summer Hybrid Striped Bass Contest
5am Saturday, July 10 thru Noon Sunday, July 11
Summer Striper Contest Results
Due to ongong Covid precautions, the Junior Derby is canceled.
The April 18 Trout Contest was dedicated to Ron Ballard, who passed away late last year. Ron was an active Knee Deep Club Trustee, heavily involved in our annual Veterans on the Lake event each year. Special edition T-Shirts are still available for sale at Dows.
2021 is the 75 year anniversary of the Knee Deep Club. Special patches are available for sale.
Hopatcong State Park Night Fishing Rules (no permit required)
PLEASE NOTE: Muskies can not be weighed at any KDC weigh station,
they are not equipped to handle these fish. Please do not transport muskie. The Knee Deep Club requests that all muskie regardless of size be returned to the water as quickly as possible to help develop a trophy muskie fishery in Lake Hopatcong. If you would like a mount of your catch a fiberglass replica can be made from pictures and measurements.
WALLEYE PRIZE MONEY AVAILABLE
Catch the next state record walleye from Lake Hopatcong and win $500.00
(Must be current KDC member and have joined at least 1 week prior to entry)
USCG Boating Safety Course
Public Education Course Schedule
See NJ State Police site for details on the law.
NJ DEP: PROTECT NEW JERSEY'S WATERWAYS BY CHANGING FERTILIZER HABITS
NJ 2011 FERTILIZER LAW
OPERATION GAME THIEF
CALL TOLL FREE
1 (800) 222-0456
If you would like to become a sponsor of the Knee Deep Club or know someone who would, please contact Avanti@kneedeepclub.org for more information.
KDC Fishing Line Recycling Program:
Drop off your used lines to any KDC Weigh Station or Ramsey Outdoors in Ledgewood and it will be used to produce fish structure by Pure Fishing Inc.