Guide To Fishing At Hammond Lake
AKA: Tioga-Hammond Lakes
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, channel catfish, black crappie, white crappie, walleye, bluegill, hybrid sunfish, pumpkinseed sunfish, rock bass, yellow perch and hybrid striped bass at Hammond Lake in Pennsylvania.
An excellent destination for boating, camping, hiking and fishing, Hammond Lakes are also considered twin lakes. This 640-acre lake in north-central PA, is located in Tioga-Hammond Lakes Recreation Area. Well known for excellent crappie fishing, it is also provides good fishing for hybrid striped bass and bluegill. Bass, walleye, perch and other sunfish are also available here.
Three boat launch ramps serve boaters for launch of all types of boats. Canoes, car-toppers and kayaks are a nice option here as well. Over 30 miles of shoreline allow anglers plenty of room to explore on their own. The town of Tioga is only a couple minutes away and offers shopping, gas and dining. Campgrounds with RV hookups are available at the lake and nearby.
Primary fish species residing in Hammond Lake
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Hammond Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES, three
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: NO
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Located in the Ives Run Campground, mid lake on the south side, this is a nice, four-lane, concrete boat launch ramp with concrete parking for about eighty vehicles with boat trailers.
Ives Run Boat Ramp
There are two, three-lane, concrete ramps here. It is located in the southwest corner of the lake and has plenty of gravel parking.
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Tioga-Hammond Lakes Recreation Area - 570 835-5281
US Army Corps of Engineers Campground - 570 835-5281
Ives Run Campground - 570 835-0110
Hammond Lake PA Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Tioga-Hammond Lakes Recreation Area
Tioga, PA 16946
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Hammond Lake in PA
General Fishing Info
Great fishing for crappie, hybrid striped bass and bluegill in north-central PA