10/25/14 hello anglers,fishing is pretty hot:)there are fish in all the creeks. creek conditions low and clear. hot spots 16 and 20 mile. popular bait minnows,wax worms and single eggs. use light line and smaller hooks. hot flys green sucker spawn or green crystal meth.anglers are catching perch off the piers. anglers are catching blu gills and crappie in misery batin land waters are still pretty quiet except for lake pleasant they are catching trout and pan fish. come check out our new items:) we have lots of fresh bait in stock also:) thank you for all your support:)happy fishing:)
10/24/14 hello anglers,creeks are low and clear but you would'nt know it because the fish are rolling in to be cleaned. all creeks have fish in them and alot of them. come check out our new items lots of new stuff. yes we have golden shiners also. the bishop boys were fishing the top of 20 mile creek so there's no sense fishing up their because fish are all gone. hot spots for steelhead 20 mile,12 mile and 4 mile. 16 mile is up and down. well shore fishing has been interesting. anglers are catching perch off the piers and in the bay area(convention center,liberty park,and off chest nut. anglers are also catching walleye off the convention center,liberty park,dobins landing. crappie are being caught at the pennisula. inland waters are kinda quiet except lake plesant they are catching pan fish and trout. thank you for all your support and happy fishing:)
10/23/14  hello anglers,if i am not putting a report on it's because the conditions have'nt changed.creeks are on the high side right now but should be okay for fishing by the afternoon. all creeks have fish in them even 12 mile. anglers have been reporting seeing lots of fish but they are very spooky this year. using lighter line and smaller hooks is a good suggestion. popular bait  are wax worms,maggots,single eggs and egg sacks. if you need the updated info on weather click the link at the bottom of the page with zip code 16511. perch are being caught off the piers and liberty park and convention center. the perch are a mixture of big and small. lake plesant trout and pan fish. chatquea crappie. lake lebeouf crappie. if you still have your boat out walleye are still being caught off northeast at 100 fow 60 feet down. perch are being caught off the lighthouse at 45 to 55 fow and walleye are also being caught there. we have new orders coming in come check out our new items. thank you for all your support:)happy fishing:)

10/14/2014 hello angler creeks are low and clear till we get some rain. please don't call the store asking weather conditions because they change drasticly. go to website noaa enter in zip code 16511 for all weather conditions. 20 mile creek seems to be the best so far but 12 mile does have fish in it about 20 to 30. 16 mile has some 4 mile has quite a few. shore fishing is up and down because of the wind but anglers have been fishing public dock,south pier north pier and convention center. anglers have been getting perch but some are on the small side. lake pleasant trout and pan fish. eaton (bulls dam) northern pike,pan fish. chatquea pan fish (crappie) we will be getting a new shipment of golden shiners in on weds some time. come check us out we will have trout magnets,flat fish and crodiles. we also have the high tech tackle lures which are catching fish. popular live bait wax worms,egg sacks(orange and pink) maggots and minnows. thank you for all your support:) happy fishing:)
10/9/2014 hello anglers,creeks are in good shape good color and good flow. hotspots are 16 and 20 mile creek. hot bait waxworms,minnows and single eggs. flies wooley buggers olive,black white. alot of anglers have been fishing the mouth out to the lake with spoons the more unique the better. we have some new lures in this week come check them out. little cleo has a new color tequila sunrise buy one today. shore fisherman have been fishing the piers and liberty park and convention center for perch. thank you for all your support happy fishing:)

10/6/2014 hello anglers,fishing is going to be up and down this week due to the rainfall. according to noaa it's going to rain every night this week except for friday. a good time to come fishing would be later in the morning to give the creeks a chance to calm down. all the creeks have fish in them but they are really spooked. anglers that came over the wekend were saying the fish were there but just would'nt bite. i would take a couple kinds of bait with you if your using live bait. if you're fly fishing wooley buggers have been working good and crystal meth. the fish are also going to be a little harder to see because of rainfall. creeks will probably be a little dirty. our smoker will be up and running this week and we have fish cleaning also. shore fishing has been a little har because of the wind but has'nt been too bad when it's calm. popular spots are the piers,liberty park and convention center.walleye and perch are still being caught on the lake at around 70 fow of water. popular spots northeast,point lighthouse ge stacks,off lawerence park golf course. jumbo perch this year best fish i have seen in awhile.we have l;ots of new items in the store come check us out. thank you for all your support :)happy fishing:)
10/4/2014 hello anglers steelhead are in all the creeks and yes there are alot:) popular creeks are 16 and 20 mile. creeks have some tint to them and have good flow also. popular bait being used are single eggs and egg sacks,minnows. we are suppose to get more rain sat afternoon but you never know. we should get enough rain to keep the creeks flowing and the fish coming in. if you are making a trip up to erie please check noaa and put in zip code 16511 to get all weather information. we can not tell anglers how much rain we will get and how creeks are going to be affected. the noaa website will give you pretty detailed info. if you live in the county harborcreek,lawerence park etc listen to channel 13 on time warner cable gives you good info also. perch fishing is still pretty hot also. anglers are catching alot of jumbo perch:) they are catching them at 70 fow off lawerence park golf course,70 fow off the point and shades also. walleye are still being caught off northeast at about 75 to 80 fow using worm harneses. shore fishing is picking up off the piers fish being caught are crappie,perch. inland waters lake plesant trout and pan fish. chat crappie using wax worms. come check us out we have all your perch and steelhead needs. we also have a nice selection of walleye stuff left. thank you for all your support:) happy fishing:)
10/2/2014 hello anglers,steelhead are here:) all the creeks have fish in them and 20 mile creek has the most. creeks are low and clear till we get rain tonight. not sure how much rain is in the forcast. you can check noaa before you come up to see how much rain we got. anglers are using single eggs and egg sacks,minnows are the hot bait. anglers are still catching perch 62 to 70 fow off the point,lighthouse and ge stacks. shades beach is pretty hot too at 62 to 65 fow. the perch being brought in are rather large jumbo's. if you can go out perch fishing do it because i have'nt seen perch this big in awhile. walleye fishing is still going at 8o to 100 fow off northeast. shore fisherman are catching perch off the piers. shore fisherman are also fishing the convention center and liberty park. inland waters;lake plesant trout and some pan fish,lake lebeouf crappie and bulls dam pan fish northern's. chatq has been pretty good for pan fish using wax worms. we have golden shiners in stock till water temps drop then will have emeralds. don't forget to come check us out for all your steelhead needs. this weekend should be pretty good fishing. thank you for all your support:) happy fishing:)
9/21/14 hello anglers,steelhead has started:)16 and 20 mile have fish in them .i don't know how many but what i'm told their's quite a few.anglers using lures and minnow and single eggs. perch fishing is pretty good off the piers north and south.  for all boaters perch are being caught at 70 fow off the lighthouse and the point,ge stacks. in northeast at 65 fow. walleye are still being caught at 80 fow 60 feet down off northeast. some walleye are also being caught at 70 fow off the point with the perch. it has been a great year for walleye and anglers are still catching them.we still have a nice selection of crawler harnesses in stock and some new items for steelhead this year. come check us out this week for all your steelhead needs. the water works deptment is doing some construction on monday but we will be open normal hours 6 am to 6 pm. inland waters has been kinda quite this year but anglers have been catching fish. bulls dam crappie and northern's. lake plesant trout and pan fish. water works ponds blugills and some stock trout. thank you for all your support:)happy fishing:) yes it's raining today for all those steelhead fisherman:)
9/14/2014 hello anglers steelhead are being spotted in 16 and 20 mile creeks:) we had some customers bring fish in to be cleaned yesterday. anybody that wants to fish by the mouths into the lake should get some fish also. the cool evenings and mornings will bring up more steelhead and there calling for rain a couple times this week. the conditions of the creeks are low and clear. please if your calling from pittsburgh don't ask for a weather report because we just can't be sure. check noaa to see weather conditions for when you are coming up.shore fisherman have been doing okay for perch at the south pier and liberty park. waterwork ponds for blu gills and trout. walleye is still hot at northeast 68 fow to 113 fow. perch off northeast towards shorewood 55 to 59 fow. perch are pretty hot off the lighthouse at 55 to 59 fow or off ge stacks 55 to 59 fow. lake pleasant pan fish or trout should be coming a little closer to shore with all the cool temps at night. bulls dam pike or crappie and bass. don't forget we still have lots of walleye lures and perch stuff in stock. we also have a new product this year called lick um lures they look like real salomon eggs and have a real strong fish scent. 3.99 per bag. thank you for all your support happy fishing:)
9/11/2014 hello anglers summer is over and now it's time for some steelhead fishing. anglers have spotted some steelhead in 20 mile creek above route five:) it should'nt be long now with cold temps and rain. get yourself gearded up for the weekend. anglers should be able to go to the mouths of the creeks now to cast in the lake for steelhead. good times to do this are in the evening or early morning hours before the sun comes up.perch fishing is still pretty hot too anglers are catching them off the ge stacks at 55 to 59 fow and off the lighthouse at 55 to 59 fow. northeast go towards shorewood at 55 to 59 fow. walleye still going strong northeast has been the hotspot at anywhere from 68 to 113 fow and 60 feet down. anglers are using crawler harnesses. if you want to do some pan fishing water works pond using redworms or live minnows for blugills they still have some trout in their also. lake pleasant pan fish and trout. you still have to use a kayak to get to them. bulls dam bass,crappie and pike.  happy fishing all:)thank you for all the support:)
9/07/2014 hello anglers well summer is over but anglers are still catching walleye using crawler harness. walleye are at 90 to 113 fow straight out of northeast marina. 70 to 100 fow off the point. walleye are 50 feet down also. perch are off of shore wood or freeport between 50 to 58 fow. off the point or off ge stacks at 50 to 58 fow. off the piers anglers are getting some pan fish,bass some perch. inland waters lake plesant trout and some pan fish using canoe or small boat. anglers are still catching walleye in french creek or wood cock dam. pennsula water works pond for blue gill or stock trout. eaton bulls dam crappie,bass northern's some anglers going for musky. i have'nt heard of any steelhead by the mouths of the creek yet on the east side but west side elk creek they are catching some in the evening by the mouths. it should'nt be long for the east side with these cool night and rain we've been getting. if you are going to scout for steelhead in the evening or early morning hours 20 mile creek would be the place. we have new colors of the larger little cleos this year and a new product called lick um lures which retails for 3.99 per pack. these new lures are double scented and look like real salmon eggs. the guys that developed them fished michigan for steelhead,salmon using these and were pretty sucessful. come check them out. we also have alot of perch and walleye tackle still in stock or start gearing up for steelhead. be patient the steelhead will come pretty soon and i think it's going to be a banger year this year. walleye is still going strong which is a good thing:) thank you for all your support happy fish

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5-8-12 Got some great news to share today. Todd Young of Nazerth PA caught a new PA state record Lake Trout while fishing aboard Eyecon II fishing charter out of North East PA with Captain Scott Snyder. The fish was 39 inches long had a girth of 26 inches and the weight was 29.28 lbs. This was caught off the mountain. Hats off guys for a super great catch!


Wave report for the Lake; click on the link below


Anglers are NOT permitted to utilize the foot bridge at the dam in order to cross the stream at 4 Mile creek.  Anglers must enter the stream from the footpath located on the stream's east side located between the Lawrence Park fishing club.(between the yellow ropes)
Please remember that the conditions can change from minute to minute or hour to hour.  If we post a report that someone caught fish at some point in time or place, that they may have swam away by the time you get there or the conditions have changed & is no longer fishable, which does happen quite often.