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Location: In Edinboro on U.S. Route 6N, south-central Erie County.
arrow icon Fish are listed in alphabetical order. Click on the picture of a fish for a larger image, or the text for species information
largemouth bass
bass, largemouth
smallmouth bass
bass, smallmouth
common carp
carp, common
black crappie
crappie, black
muskellunge, purebred
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Erie County
Edinboro Lake
Located south of Erie in Edinboro, this 245 acre lake can be a great afternoon getaway and offers a variety of great angling opportunities. The lake offers two free boat launch ramps with public parking, a fishing pier designed specifically for persons with disabilities, and a major playground complex for the youngsters.

Boating is unlimited horsepower, allowing water skiing and the use of personal watercraft. The borough has public dock spaces available, which can be rented on a daily, weekly, or annual basis.

Fishing Edinboro Lake can be a real smorgasbord, species in the lake include largemouth and smallmouth bass, muskellunge, panfish and walleye. The Commission stocks the lake with juvenile muskellunge and walleye.

Below the dam Edinboro Lake flows into Conneauttee Creek, part of the French Creek drainage. A section of this trout stream is designated fishing for children 12 year old and under, as well as handicapped individuals.

Edinboro Lake Edinboro Lake

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