STATE STOCKS PONDERLODGE LAKE

Fishermen are welcome to the Cox Hall Creek Wildlife Management Area, formerly Ponderlodge. The NJ Division of Fish and Wildlife released 540 trout on Tuesday into the lake at the Lower Township park and local officials were on-hand for the event. Included in the release of trout averaging 10 inches, were about 50 “bonus” fish that weigh as much as 6 pounds. The man made pond at Cox Hall Creek goes to a depth of about 14 feet.