Guide To Fishing At Lake Crabtree
AKA: Crabtree Lake
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, blue catfish, black crappie and bluegill at Lake Crabtree in North Carolina.
Less than a mile down the road from the Bass Pro Shop on I-40, Lake Crabtree is a small fishing lake of 520 acres. This small lake has about 5 miles of shoreline. No gas-powered boats are allowed on the lake, so it is a great destination for fishing from a canoe, kayak or car-top boat. There is a fishing pier and a fishing platform with handicap accessibility. Anglers will find bass, crappie, bluegill and catfish in this shallow-water fishery.
Primary fish species residing in Lake Crabtree
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Lake Crabtree Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: NEARBY
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Lake Crabtree Boat Ramp
Located in Crabtree County Park, mid lake on the north side of the lake, this is a two-lane launch ramp, with a dock and limited, paved parking..
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
North Carolina State Fairgrounds Campground - 919 612-6767
Lake Crabtree NC Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Lake Crabtree County Park
1400 Aviation Parkway
Morrisville, NC 27560
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Lake Crabtree in NC
General Fishing Info
Fishing for bass, crappie, bluegill and catfish in northeast NC