Fishing

Fishing

Let the lure of a quiet weekend of fishing in the Great Outdoors Region of Pennsylvania draw you to our beautiful lakes and streams this spring. Cast yourself into every angler’s dream. Miles and miles of apparently endless streams, lakes and rivers will beckon you to Cameron, Clarion, Elk, Forest and Jefferson Counties.

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  • Clarion River - Cook Forest

    Wild & Scenic Class 1 kayaking, tubing, canoeing, fishing, and views that features steep hills, mature trees, and diverse wildlife. See Clarion Water trail map.
  • Clarion River - Foxburg A-C Valley

    Wild & Scenic - 17.1 miles; Recreational - 34.6 miles; Total - 51.7 miles. Beginning just below Ridgway, this undeveloped river meanders through narrow valleys of hardwood forests. The Clarion is popular for family canoeing, as well as for trophy brown trout and smallmouth bass fishing.
  • Clarion River - Piney Dam

    Wild & Scenic deep water 14 mile long reservoir with unlimited horsepower boating. Fish Species: walleye, musky, catfish, bass, and panfish. See Clarion Water trail map.
  • Clarion River - Ridgway

    Wild & Scenic Class 1 kayaking, canoeing, wildlife viewing, and spectacular scenery. Trophy brown trout and smallmouth bass fishing. See Clarion Water trail Upper Section map.
  • Clear Creek State Forest

    Clear Creek State Forest provides ample opportunities for outdoor recreation, fishing, hunting and primitive camping. The forest has plenty of recreational trails available. Trails within the forest are open to mountain biking and to horseback riding unless posted closed. Primitive campers spending no more than one night on the State Forest do not...
  • Clear Creek State Park

    The park occupies a scenic portion of the Clear Creek Valley from PA 949 to the Clarion River. Recreational opportunities include: camping; canoeing, hunting, swimming, hiking, fishing, picnicking and winter activities. Call or go online for camping reservations. Cabins and yurts are available. Picnic tables, pavilions, and charcoal grills...
  • Cloe Lake

    Cloe Reservoir, a 27-acre lake in Jefferson County, is stocked with largemouth bass, trout, panfish and saugeye fingerling. There is easy access for shore fishing. You can fish for bass, trout and panfish at the reservoir. Boating at Cloe Lake is limited to boats powered by electric motors and un-powered boats. Cloe Reservoir is a great paddling...
  • Cook Forest State Park

    The 8,500 acre park, once called the "Black Forest," is famous for its stands of old growth forest. Cook Forest's "Forest Cathedral" of towering white pines and hemlocks is a National Natural Landmark. The Clarion River is along the eastern border of the park and is popular for canoeing and fishing. Call or go online for camping reservations. Tent...
  • Cornplanter State Forest

    Located in western Forest County near Tionesta, the Cornplanter State Forest consists of 1,256 acres. It is named in honor of Chief Cornplanter, a famous Native American Chief of the Seneca tribe instrumental in maintaining peace between the new American government and the League of the Iroquois between 1784 and 1812.
    The State Forest is only 10...
  • Cowley Run

    The east and west branches flow through Sizerville State Park and contain brook and brown trout and offers mountain freestone fishing at its best. Nearby, the Portage and Driftwood branches of the Sinnemahoning Creek provide fishing for smallmouth bass and trout. All streams receive spring stockings and are under the laws of the Pennsylvania Fish...

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