Pymatuning Lake, Ohio Fishing

Pymatuning Lake Information

Location and Fishing Information: Pymatuning Lake is one of the largest and most popular fishing destinations in the state of Ohio. It is located in the southeastern part Ashtabula County, roughly one mile east of Andover, Part of the lake also extends into Pennsylvania. It lies within Pymatuning State Park. The lake was formed in 1933. It spans a massive 14,334 acres, making it one of the largest bodies on water in Ohio.

Lake Species List: According to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Pymatuning Lake contains numerous species of popular fish. As one of the top fishing lakes in the state, it also offers some excellent size and quantity on some species. So, what type of fish are in Pymatuning? You can find Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Bluegill, Saugeye, White Bass, Walleye, and Muskie on these waters.

Top Species (by quantity/size)

  • Crappie: Good/Excellent 
  • Largemouth Bass: Poor/Poor
  • Smallmouth Bass: Fair/Fair
  • Muskie: Good/Good 
  • Channel Catfish: Good/Good
  • Walleye: Good/Fair
  • White Bass: Poor/Good
  • Sunfish: Poor/Excellent

Pymatuning Lake Fishing Videos

Marinas on this lake

Marina Name: Jamestown Marina

  • Address: 15573 Marina Drive, Jamestown PA, 16134
  • Phone Number: (724) 932-3267
  • HP limit: 20HP
  • Amenities:Camping, Boat Rentals, Boat Ramp

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Premier Angler aims to provide general information about some of the top fishing destinations across the country. To ensure up-to-date accuracy, make sure to check with your state’s natural resources department and your local marinas before hitting the water.