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AKA: Hyco Reservoir, Lake Hyco

Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, flathead catfish, black crappie, white crappie, bluegill, redear sunfish and white bass at Hyco Lake in North Carolina.

Year-round warm water, heated by the generating station, makes Hyco Lake a fish factory where bass and other species grow all year long. This 3,750-acre lake in the north-central part of the state, is primarily a bass and crappie fishery. There are however catfish and several species of sunfish, plus white bass to chase. This is the lake to fish when neighboring lakes turn cold for winter. The lake not only has nice quantities of bass, but quality as over 5 pounds are common and an occasional lunker exceeding 8 pounds. The marina has boats and kayaks for rent and there are places to camp around the lake. Some of the shoreline is accessible for fishing from shore.

Primary fish species residing in Hyco Lake

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Largemouth bass Channel catfish Flathead catfish Black crappie White crappie Bluegill Redear Sunfish White Bass

Hyco Lake Amenities

Marina: YES
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: NEARBY
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
Restaurant: YES

Click here for a North Carolina Fishing License.

Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

Person Caswell Lake Authority Campground - 336 599-4343

Hyco Lake Campground - 336 599-4343

Hyco Lake NC Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

Hyco Lake
Hyco Lake Marina & General Store
9500 Semora Rd
Leasburg, NC 27291
336 599-2211

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