SC Region Reports
REGION COUNTIES -- Adams, Bedford, Blair, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Lebanon, Mifflin, Perry, York (County Guide)
June 21, 2017
Huntingdon / Mifflin County
Bass season is here again, and nice size bass
are being caught on the Juniata River.
Catfish are biting at night on worms and chicken livers. If you are using a
PFBC access area, remember to have a valid registration or launch permit for
each boat you are using. Swimming and the launching and retrieving of rafts and
tubes are prohibited at any part of the access areas.
and anglers on the Juniata River
should check the USGS site to observe current river levels before heading out. Anglers are catching some nice catfish and
carp on the river on night crawlers.
are catching some nice Largemouth Bass on Holman
Lake. Try 4-inch dark color rubber
worms for Largemouth Bass or simply try live night crawlers. Rainbow
Trout are also being caught at the lake.
Trolling with small spinners or paste baits fished on the bottom are
Adam Schrope with a
nice catfish caught at the mouth of Sherman’s Creek on a night crawler.
Stevie had a great
day fishing with his dad on Holman Lake recently. He caught his first bass on a
fly rod and a lot of bluegills on meal worms.
June 14, 2017
are catching panfish (Crappie and White Perch) on the southern end of Raystown Lake between Shy Beaver and
Weaver Falls boat launches. Fathead minnows fished below a slip bobber,
as well as slow rolling 2-inch soft plastic baits, seem to be the best tactics.
of the Point Access Area are
reminded that a valid launch permit or unpowered registration is required by
law to launch or retrieve a watercraft from this Commission owned and
controlled access area. The launching and retrieving of inner tubes and
other swim aids is prohibited!
are still catching nice trout on the Yellow
Breeches. Morning and evening hours
are the most productive.
Reports compiled by Adam Spangler (email@example.com), Southcentral Regional Education Specialist, using information provided by Waterways Conservation Officers, Area Fisheries Managers and other PFBC staff.