djess123 wrote a review Oct 2020. Anglers have been very successful catching striped bass at Beltzville Lake in the vicinity of the Pine Run Bay area. Lake trout are dark green in color with pale yellow spots. Terrestrial patterns are a must for fishing right now. Mount Sinai, New York 7 contributions 6 helpful votes. Sign up for our FREE Fishing Reports Today! As the fall season is now underway it can also provide some excellent trout fishing opportunities on most area streams. Below the dam, Pohopoco Creek is stocked with trout. BLAIR COUNTY. Bradys Lake, Monroe County-- 2018/2015-- 2012. During winter ice fishing is practiced as well, in areas away from the dam, where the ice is stable. The waterway is designated as navigable which gives you the right to float through the lands via the river but getting out of your watercraft and going up on the land is considered trespassing. Types of Fish: chain pickerel, muskellunge, pumpkinseed, bluegill, perch, trout, walleye. Nymphing some caddis larvae patterns is also a good idea right now. Much of the lake’s northern shoreline can be reached from Pohopoco Drive. 2020 Fishing Licenses are now available for purchase – Click here to purchase. The Delayed Harvest Section has recently been stocked to provide a great opportunity for some Fall fishing! Trout, various types of bass, walleye, and perch are common catches. In the fall, big Beltzville trout come up from the lake and occupy this section making it something else to fish. Beltzville State Park; Search. The creek is easily accessible throughout the year via trails and plenty of roadside parking spots. Beltzville Lake, Carbon County-- 2013-- 2001. The Flood Watch continues for. The 3,002-acre Beltzville State Park is in the southern foothills of the Poconos. Black Creek, Carbon County-- 2013. Boating season is winding down for the year. Most action is coming to those anglers using jigs with rubber skirts or twisters. Beltzville Lake is located in Carbon County, Pennsylvania. Pohopoco Creek is also stocked with trout below the dam. They are not as plentiful and it just is not a good area for that. 58 Reviews #3 of 20 things to do in Lehighton. The fish can be very spooky in low water conditions. By admin Posted on June 24, 2019 …573.56 feet msl (normal conservation group: September-April, 552.00 feet msl, April-September 555.75 feet msl). Beltzville Lake, Carbon County-- 2017 Walleye Above Beltzville, part of the Pohopoco is a Class A Wild Trout Fishery which means that this section has a self sustaining wild trout population. The lake can be unforgiving this time of year. Its hard being the bearer of bad news, but it is bad out there! Nice trail. Nymphing is proving to be the most successful technique. The upper section of the stream is not stocked, but it is listed as a Class A Wild Trout Stream. Water sports are al… A reminder that Shenango River Lake is now designated as a Panfish Enhancement Lake. The Aquashicola Creek, Buckwa Creek, and the Mahoning Creek can provide good fall season trout fishing. If you’re going to target these fish this time of year please use caution due to water conditions. It was once a bit longer until the valley was flooded to create Beltzville Lake. The Extended Trout Season on this section of stream from September 8, through February 28, 2021 is a No Harvest – Catch and Immediate Release Only. Panfish exist here but I would not come here for them. Nice trail. The PFBC annually stocks Beltzville Lake with fingerling brown trout, walleye, striped bass, channel catfish, and muskellunge (pure and tiger). Anglers are reminded that the section of the Pohopoco Creek from the outlet of Beltzville Lake downstream to the cable across the creek at the Hideaway Hunting & … Anglers are reminded that with the extended trout season underway on Stocked Trout waters that the daily limit is now 3 trout (combined species). The confluence of the Lehigh River and Bear Creek seems to be a hot spot right now and it has been hard to beat a fathead/jig combination for bait. Try to be as stealthy as possible when approaching and casting to holding areas. With extremely low water levels for the Susquehanna River, even launching a boat has been a challenge at times. Harveys Lake and Harveys Creek are expected to receive a fall stocking of adult trout in the first week or so of October. Mount Sinai, New York 7 contributions 6 helpful votes. The park is at an elevation of 633 feet (193 m). Beltzville State Park; Search. Waters across the region have cooled down quickly but they are also at very low levels. 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