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Best Ohio Fishing Lakes

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Top places to fish for bass, catfish, walleye and more in OH.

Alum Creek Lake, Berlin Lake, Caesar Creek Lake, Clear Fork Reservoir,Grand Lake St Marys, Indian Lake, LaDue Reservoir, Lake Milton, Mosquito Lake, Piedmont Reservoir, Pymatuning Lake, Senecaville Lake and West Branch Lake are the most popular places for fishing in Ohio, offering anglers the chance to pursue a variety of fish species.

  • Alum Creek Lake, OH
  • Berlin Lake, OH
  • Caesar Creek Lake, OH
  • Clear Fork Reservoir, OH
  • Clendening Reservoir, OH
  • Grand Lake St Marys, OH
  • Hoover Reservoir, OH
  • Indian Lake, OH
  • LaDue Reservoir, OH
  • Lake Milton, OH
  • Mosquito Lake, OH
  • Piedmont Reservoir, OH
  • Pymatuning Lake, OH
  • Senecaville Lake, OH
  • West Branch Lake, OH
Best Bass Lakes

Alum Creek Lake, Caesar Creek Lake, Clear Fork Reservoir, Grand Lake St Marys, Mosquito Lake, Piedmont Reservoir, Pymatuning Lake, Senecaville Lake and West Branch Lake are considered the best options for largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass. More...

Popular Catfish Lakes

Berlin Lake, Clear Fork Reservoir, Grand Lake St Marys, Lake Milton, Mosquito Lake, Senecaville Lake and West Branch Lake are favorite options for channel and flathead catfish. More...

Top Crappie Lakes

Berlin Lake, Clendening Reservoir, Grand Lake St Marys, Hoover Reservoir, Indian Lake, Piedmont Reservoir,Senecaville Lake and West Branch Lake are the most popular lakes for black and white crappie. More...

Favorite Sunfish-Panfish Lakes

Alum Creek Lake, Berlin Lake, Caesar Creek Lake, Clendening Reservoir,Hoover Reservoir, Indian Lake, Lake Milton, Piedmont Reservoir and Senecaville Lake are popular lakes to fish for bluegill, bream, perch and other sunfish. More...

Best Walleye Lakes

Alum Creek Lake, Berlin Lake, Clendening Reservoir, Hoover Reservoir, Lake Milton, Mosquito Lake, Piedmont Reservoir, Pymatuning Lake, Senecaville Lake and West Branch Lake are considered the top lakes for walleye fishing. More...

Popular Trout Lakes

Lake Erie is the favorite option for rainbow and lake trout. More...

Top Striper Lakes

Senecaville Lake and West Branch Lake are the best options for striped bass and hybrid striped bass. More...

Favorite Salmon Lakes

Lake Erie and tributaries feeding into it are the most popular places to fish for chinook, coho and pink salmon fishing. More...

Visit the Ohio fishing page for links to information covering a wide variety of fish species and local fishing choices in the state. Visit the Ohio map to identify your best route to these top fishing locations. Look to our sister site for additional information about boating in OH at many of the most popular lakes in the state.

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Favorite fishing lakes in Ohio.

Most popular fishing lakes in OH.