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REGION COUNTIES -- Adams, Bedford, Blair, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Lebanon, Mifflin, Perry, York (County Guide)

AUGUST 8-22, 2018

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AUGUST 1, 2018

Cumberland County

Anglers reported catching a few Largemouth Bass in Laurel Lake over the weekend on plastic worms. The fish averaged 12 inches in length.

Fishing on the Conodoguinet Creek and Susquehanna River at West Fairview has slowed in recent weeks, due to heavy rains.

Some Muskellunge have been caught near Sears Run in the Conodoguinet Creek and the mouth of the Yellow Breeches Creek.

The Bluegill and other panfish have been hitting on redworms at the Pickerel Pond, State Game Lands near Rossville.

York County

Catfishing continues to be productive on the Susquehanna River from the Yorkhaven area south to the Conowingo Reservoir. Anglers are having success with liver, worms and shrimp.

Lake Redman is producing good catches of catfish, carp, bluegills and crappie. Anglers reported that bass are hitting best in the early morning hours.

Good numbers of Walleye and bass are being caught on the Conowingo Reservoir. Remember to check your fishing summary book (page 12) for the seasons, sizes, and limits for the Conowingo Reservoir.

Reports compiled by Adam Spangler (, Southcentral Regional Education Specialist, using information provided by Waterways Conservation Officers, Area Fisheries Managers and other PFBC staff.​​