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Fishing At East Branch Clarion River Lake

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Fishing for smallmouth bass, white crappie, walleye, brook trout, lake trout, bluegill, pumpkinseed sunfish, rock bass, yellow perch, muskie, northern pike and tiger muskie at East Branch Clarion River Lake in Pennsylvania.

Located in north-central Pennsylvania, East Branch Clarion River Lake is home to a variety of cold-water fish species. This 640-acre reservoir at Elk State Park offers ice fishing in winter and excellent boating in spring, summer and fall. Smallmouth, walleye, trout and muskie are favorites here, but the lake also contains healthy populations of crappie, sunfish and northern pike. With no limit on horsepower, all types of boats are allowed on the lake for angling, water sports and pleasure boating. Kayaks, canoes, bass boats, pontoons, and most any fishing boat will enhance your fishing trip. There is plenty of area to fish, including areas for bank fishing from shore.

Primary fish species residing in East Branch Clarion River Lake

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Smallmouth bass White crappie Walleye Brook trout Lake trout Bluegill Pumpkinseed Rock Bass Yellow Perch Muskie Northern pike Tiger muskie

East Branch Clarion River Lake Amenities

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

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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

East Branch Lake Park Campground - 814 965- 5851

Bendigo State Park Campground - 814 965-2646

East Branch Lake PA Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

East Branch Clarion River Lake
US Army Corp Of Engineers
631 East Branch Dam Road
Wilcox, PA 15870
814 965-2065

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