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BEST FISHING WATERS - CHANNEL CATFISH

Channel Catfish 


CHANNEL CATFISH 16 INCHES AND LONGER

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Statewide interactive map of all waters or choose waters individually from the list below

LARGE RESERVOIRS > 500 ACRES

Blue Marsh Lake
Foster Joseph Sayers Lake
Lake Arthur
Lake Erie
Lake Wallenpaupack
Nockamixon Lake
Octoraro Lake
Ontelaunee Lake
Shenango River Lake

MEDIUM RESERVOIRS 50 - 500 ACRES

Crooked Creek Lake
Lake Galena
Loyalhanna Lake
Mahoning Creek Lake
Struble Lake

Small Reservoirs < 50 acres

FDR Park Lake

FLOWING WATERS

Allegheny River

Section 19 - Lock and Dam 5 at Schenley downstream to Lock and Dam 4 at Natrona
Section 20 - Lock and Dam 4 at Natrona downstream to Lock and Dam 3 at Acmetonia
Section 21 - Lock and Dam 3 at Acmetonia downstream to Lock and Dam 2 at Sharpsburg
Section 22 - Lock and Dam 2 at Sharpsburg downstream to The Point at Pittsburgh

North Branch Susquehanna River

Section 3 - PA/NY state line downstream to mouth of Sugar Creek
Section 4 - Sugar Creek downstream to Towanda Creek
Section 5 - Mouth of Towanda Creek downstream to mouth of Meshoppen Creek
Section 6 - Mouth of Meshoppen Creek downstream to mouth of Lackawanna River
Section 7 - Lackawanna River downstream to border w/Pittston/Exeter
Section 8 - Exeter-W Pittston area downstream to Wapwallopen Creek
Section 9 - Wapwallopen Creek downstream to Fishing Creek
Section 10 - Fishing Creek downstream to mouth

Susquehanna River

Section 1 - Fabri-dam (Sunbury) downstream to PPL Dam (Shamokin Dam)
Section 2 - PPL Dam (Shamokin Dam) downstream to Juniata River confluence
Section 3 - Juniata River confluence downstream to Swatara Creek confluence
Section 4 - Swatara Creek confluence downstream to York Haven Dam