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Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, black crappie, bluegill, bowfin and chain pickerel at Mayo Reservoir in North Carolina.

Bass and crappie are the primary target of anglers at Mayo Reservoir in the north-central part of the state. This is a 2,800-acre lake lots of shoreline, pockets, channels and docks to fish. Catfish, sunfish, pike and bowfin also call Mayo Lake their home and can add to your fishing experience. If you enjoy fishing from a kayak or canoe, this is a great place to experience. Kayak and canoe launch areas are available at Mayo Lake Park. There is a great boat launch for larger craft, a campground with RV hookups and a fishing pier. There is ample places around the lake to fish from shore.

Primary fish species residing in Mayo Reservoir

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Largemouth bass Channel catfish Black crappie Bluegill Bowfin Chain pickerel

Mayo Reservoir Amenities

Marina: NEARBY
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: NEARBY
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: NO
Restaurant: NEARBY

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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

Mayo Lake Park Campground - 336 597-7806

Mayo Reservoir NC Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

Mayo Reservoir
Mayo Lake Park
1013 Neal's Store Rd
Roxboro, NC 27574
336 597-7806

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