Pymatuning Lake News
7/12/2018 11:20:00 PM
Anglers there have been catching some largemouth bass and crappie. Pymatuning Lake anglers are giving fair reports of catching walleye, perch and crappie. A few muskie have been caught. Fishing has be...
7/8/2018 3:56:00 AM
The Good Men Project
My first one went straight to the bottom, and in that “plunk” sound I was immediately transported to my eight-year-old self again standing on the edge of Pymatuning Lake or Baker’s Pond trying to get ...
7/5/2018 11:26:00 PM
Anglers have been catching bowfin at Lake Leboeuf. At Pymatuning Lake, some muskellunge, walleye, crappie and perch have been caught. Channel catfish have been providing great action. In a recent catf...
7/5/2018 12:23:00 PM
Slow down in Ashtabula County at this lake that's a fish feeding frenzy. Put the Sea-Doo in storage. Sometimes you just need to sloooooooow down. Way down. That’s why you should make the hour and a ha...
7/3/2018 3:22:00 AM
The Meadville Tribune
but are having a good time helping each other and are innovating new ways to make people excited about the greater Linesville area and the north end of Pymatuning Lake,” according to a post on the 201...
6/29/2018 7:32:00 AM
Editor Steve Gleydura reminisces about childhood trips to Pymatuning Lake. For most of my childhood, “the lake” meant Pymatuning, not Erie. It’s where we spent 10 days at the end of summer camping, fishing, swimming, canoeing, biking and exploring.
6/28/2018 11:12:00 PM
It can still be fished from shore. Edinboro Lake is about the same. Walleye fishing has been fair at Pymatuning Lake. Try deeper bottom structure. Nightcrawler harnesses have been effective, and more Hot ‘N’ Tots are showing up at the ends of fishing ...
6/22/2018 2:46:00 PM
WKBN 27 First News
A viewer said the location is next to Pymatuning Lake in North Shenango Township, Crawford County. No word yet on the cause of the fire. Crews continue to investigate.
6/22/2018 3:37:00 AM
It could happen any day. Bluegill and largemouth bass have been caught in fair numbers at Edinboro Lake. Pymatuning Lake is another great place to fish for channel catfish. Fishing has been fair for walleye, crappie and bluegill. Bluegill are off their ...
6/21/2018 4:07:00 AM
The Meadville Tribune
The second Sunday of the month features $5 wristbands. • Pymatuning Deer Park is an animal park located at the southern-most point of Pymatuning Lake in the Jamestown area. The park is a family tradition established in 1953 that features more than 250 ...
6/19/2018 6:29:00 AM
Fast forward another few days and Art Hamley and I were on Pymatuning Lake, again looking for walleyes. During a guide trip a week earlier, I’d scored on some nice-sized ’eyes by fishing ’crawler harnesses around shallow humps that topped off in the ...
6/15/2018 12:51:00 AM
Anglers at Edinboro Lake have been catching bluegill, crappie and largemouth bass. Pymatuning Lake has been a good place for anglers to be. Walleye and crappie have been hitting well. Perch fishing has been fair. Channel catfish can be caught in good numbers.
6/7/2018 11:28:00 PM
Crappie are still hitting at Eaton Reservoir. Some are reachable from shore. Fishing for walleye and crappie has been good this week at Pymatuning Lake. Channel catfish are also hitting well. Some muskie have been caught, but nothing especially big.
5/31/2018 11:29:00 PM
Pike, largemouth bass and crappie have been hitting at Eaton Reservoir. Fishing for walleye and crappie has been good at Pymatuning Lake. Channel catfish are abundant. Most walleye are in the 22- to 25-inch class. A lot of the crappie have been 12 inches ...
5/26/2018 1:24:00 PM
The crappie bite at the dam has been promising, as well. • Pymatuning Lake is yielding a good deal of walleye and crappie to fishermen trolling its waters. The usual baits are working well for anglers, with most using jigs and worms. The hot spots to ...
5/24/2018 11:28:00 PM
Lake Pleasant bluegill fishing has improved. Some crappie also have been caught. Now is a great time to fish for walleye and crappie at Pymatuning Lake. Crappie fishing has been excellent, including a good portion of slabs. However, crappie fishing ...
5/22/2018 8:19:00 AM
Northern pike, ones of decent size, also show up regularly. Physically, Mosquito Lake is much like a scaled-down version of Pymatuning Lake. That’s not so say it’s small, because it’s not, covering over 7,000 acres. But like Pymatuning, it’s ...
5/18/2018 10:03:00 PM
As I join the morning commute on Interstate 680, I have to pinch myself to remind that my office is now wherever I want to fish on Mosquito, Milton, West Branch, Shenango, Pymatuning, Lake Erie or the Ohio River. It’s a tough job, but I’m up to the task.
5/18/2018 12:19:00 AM
All of the panfish are being more cooperative at Edinboro Lake. Catches have improved at Lake Wilhelm. Pymatuning Lake crappie fishers are clobbering very nice crappie. Shenango Reservoir anglers are doing the same. Crappie are in the process of spawning ...
5/16/2018 3:13:00 AM
We camped at a KOA campground on Pymatuning Lake in Ohio to fish for post-spawn walleyes. Right down the road from the campsites, Pymatuning Livery rented pontoon boats and told us where to find 10-foot deep water, where the walleyes were scattered after ...
5/11/2018 3:35:00 AM
The Meadville Tribune
The opening scene shows the brothers putting their boat into Pymatuning Lake where they fish often. The pair reminisced about some of their life stories as they fished and laughed with each other. The students chose background music of “Groovin’” by ...
5/10/2018 11:24:00 PM
Trout fishing has been good this week in most of the regional stocked streams and lakes. Anglers at Pymatuning Lake have been catching fat walleye in the 19-inch to 24-inch class. A fair to good number of crappie in the 11-inch to 14-inch class have been ...
5/9/2018 3:58:00 AM
The Meadville Tribune
Both Friends of Pymatuning and the Pymatuning Lake Association, two area non-profit groups, have expressed an interest in helping fund some trail improvements not covered by the grant, such as benches along the trail, Bickel said. Design work is expected ...
5/6/2018 11:14:00 PM
Walleye fishing is big at Pymatuning Lake in Ashtabula County but the Division of Wildlife said it had a “tough bite in 2017 due to record abundances of forage, mainly shad.” It looks better this year though, as the winter was cold enough to knock back ...
5/4/2018 5:00:00 PM
Pymatuning Lake probably is the second-most well known Pennsylvania walleye water, next to Lake Erie. It had this reputation even before Lake Erie gained prominence. A report from the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission on the Spring 2014 Trap Net Survey ...
5/4/2018 10:19:00 AM
Trout fishing should steadily improve through May, barring any heavy rain that raises and muddies streams. Fishing at Pymatuning Lake has been improving for walleye, crappie and perch. Some very large crappie have been caught. Some muskie action has been ...
4/27/2018 9:02:00 AM
TimberCreek Tap & Table is located at 15 Holiday Blvd. Mercer, PA 16137. 724-748-6080 Located on the shores of Pymatuning Lake, Mortals Key Brewing Company relies on innovative recipes to produce its beer. The brewery, located in a tractor barn that the ...
4/26/2018 11:52:03 PM
The annual Pymatuning Lake Association Crappie Tournament will be held Saturday with late registration and weigh-in at the Espyville Boat Launch. Team entry fee is $45 with the five-fish first prize paying $500. Proceeds benefit a Pymatuning habitat fund.
4/26/2018 11:27:00 PM
Very few boats have been on Edinboro Lake. Crappie and bluegill should be hitting in the Fingers this week. Fishing at Pymatuning Lake has been fair for walleye and crappie. Crappie should be in shallower water this weekend and through the week.
4/21/2018 4:18:00 AM
The Meadville Tribune
The Pymatuning Lake Association, a nonprofit group that promotes lake improvements, is working with the state park to provide funding to build an enhanced shoreline fishing area at Snodgrass for those who don't have boats, Bickel said. "We started some of ...
4/20/2018 10:12:00 PM
Crappie competition coming How good is your crappie fishing? Find out May 5 at the Pymatuning Lake Association crappie tournament out of the pavilion at Espyville (Pa.) boat launch. The tournament is for two-person teams. Entry fee is $45 in advance or $50 ...
4/20/2018 10:02:09 PM
The Pymatuning Lake Association, a nonprofit group that promotes lake improvements, is working with the state park to provide funding to build an enhanced shoreline fishing area at Snodgrass for those who don’t have boats, Mr. Bickel said. “We started ...
4/19/2018 11:24:00 PM
Fishing at Pymatuning Lake has taken a distinct uptick. Walleye have been caught at the spillway and in the lake. Local tackle shops have had to stock up on half-ounce Vib-E and Sonar lures. The walleye are very fat. Casting stock baits or fishing live ...
4/16/2018 6:36:00 PM
He enjoyed taking trips to Pymatuning, Lake Erie and visiting his good friends on their farm in New Wilmington, Pa. His complete pride and joy were his grandchildren, and the feeling was mutual. His wife, the former Mary Ann Fisher, whom he married Aug. 17 ...
4/14/2018 10:58:00 PM
Carried Away Outfitters has a fleet of kayaks and canoes for rent for organized groups, families, or friends to enjoy paddling Pymatuning Lake or down the Upper Shenango River Trail. For more information and a complete list of services offered and events ...
4/12/2018 11:24:00 PM
Use spoons orstick baits. Very little has been happening at the inland lakes. The best news came from Pymatuning Lake. Perch and walleye have been hitting, but not as well as the previous week. Look for walleye at the Spillway, the Causeway, and casting ...
4/6/2018 3:42:00 AM
Anglers at Edinboro Lake have been catching average size crappie on grubs or minnows. Down at Pymatuning Lake, walleye action has been picking up at the Spillway. Use a Sonar or Vibe-E. Some big crappie have been caught, but crappie fishing was generally ...
3/29/2018 11:11:00 PM
Day at the Hatchery A Day at the Hatchery will take place Saturday, April 7, at the Linesville State Fish Hatchery at Pymatuning Lake. This free open house, which is a great family event for anglers of all ages, runs from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The walleye ...
3/26/2018 9:38:00 PM
She was retired and a member of St. Paul Catholic Church. Patricia enjoyed making chocolate and spending time at their camp at Pymatuning Lake and with her dog, Rocco. Patricia married John A. VanJura on May 22, 2008. Besides her husband, she leaves her ...
3/8/2018 11:10:00 AM
Some walleye are falling for jigging presentations using blade type lures. Anglers are catching crappie and bluegill in Stewart’s Bay on Pymatuning Lake using jigs tipped with minnows. The walleye are active around the spillway area on a daily basis.
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