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Full Report: Berks County: Seems like this weather doesnt know when to quit, but its finally starting to warm up. There have been a few stocking changes because of frozen creeks and snow, check our website for the latest info. The Tulpehocken Creek in the Womelsdorf area (section 4) is rescheduled for stocking on March 10, meeting 12:15pm at Rissers restaurant parking lot. A quick cure for cabin fever is to come on out and stock some trout! Remember that all regional approved trout waters (listed in the Fishing Summary Book) are closed to fishing until April 4, with the exception of Regional Mentored Youth Trout Day on March 28.

The Tulpehocken Creek Delayed Harvest Artificial Lures Only area (below Blue Marsh Lake) will be stocked March 11, and we are meeting 12:15pm at the Blue Marsh Lake Park Office. This special regulations area is open to year round fishing, no bait permitted, and all fish must be released. Its a fantastic creek, great for fly fishing or casting a spinner. Ice fishing continues on local lakes, but be extra careful now that we are into March.

Spring is on the way, so good luck!




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Full Report: Berks County: There were many ice fishing opportunities over the past week for some happy anglers.

Live minnows and small jigs were the preferred bait. Trout are hitting at Kaercher Creek Lake in Hamburg and at Scotts Run Lake in French Creek State Park. Tip a small jig with a meal worm, wax worm, or minnow to increase your chances at success. Bass and crappie fishing at Lake Ontelaunee has been great, with many bass taken on large minnows. The upper coves at Blue Marsh Lake are another good area for big crappies or a nice striper. Anglers at Middle Creek Lake in Lancaster County were putting some bass and catfish on the ice (remember to fish inside the line of buoys). Remember safety first, wear a float coat or life jacket, a good pair of cleats, and always check the ice conditions before heading out.




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Full Report: Berks County: Ice fishing at Kaercher Creek Dam in Berks County has produced some bass and bluegills; however, the last two weeks were slow.

For some great winter trout ice-fishing opportunities, try Antietam Lake. Antietam Lake is stocked seasonally with trout by the PFBC. Remember to always let someone know where you are going ice fishing and how long you plan to be out. Good Luck and Happy Fishing!




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Full Report: Berks County: Kaercher Creek Dam will be stocked with Rainbow Trout on 12/16/2014.


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Full Report: Berks County: Local anglers at Lake Ontelaunee in Berks County are catching panfish out of the Rte. 73 Quarry Hole. With the temperatures dropping and less daylight, the best fishing is first thing in the morning. Try using plastic grubs on jig heads down deep in the Quarry Hole to entice panfish out of the depths. Good luck and happy fishing!

Much needed rainfall has picked up the fishing in the area. The recently stocked Scotts Run Lake and the Tulpehocken Creek downstream of Blue Marsh are great spots for trout. Brown Trout and Rainbow Trout are hitting spinners and a variety of bait, and the Tulpehocken Creek is a prime location for fly-fishing. Please pay close attention to posted special regulations on the Tulpehocken Creek below the Blue Marsh Stilling Basin to the Red Covered Bridge. No bait is permitted and all fish must be released (Delayed Harvest-Artificial Lures Only Area). Good luck!

Fishing at Blue Marsh Lake has been good for both striper and bass. The lake has been gradually releasing water, so be careful while boating and reduce speed where necessary.




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Full Report: Berks County: Largemouth Bass are hitting soft plastic crayfish and creature-style baits around main lake points with structure at Blue Marsh Lake.

The Commission will be stocking the Delayed Harvest Artificial Lures Only section and Section 8 of Tulpehocken Creek on October 3.

The Commission will also be stocking Scotts Run Lake with trout on October 6.




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Full Report: Berks County: The bass are striking over at Lake Ontelaunee in Berks County. With the recent rain and lower humidity, bass are starting to come out of the depths and feed. Try working plastic worms and or crank baits through the lily pads. In the middle of the day, try fishing in the depths of the quarry hole off Rte. 73. ….. Good Luck!

South Berks County - It was a good weekend at Blue Marsh Lake with many anglers finding success targeting bass, crappie, and catfish. Prime spots include the deep water toward the dam breast and the shoal buoy near the island, which is a great place for stripers. Both areas are tough to fish when the lake is full of boats, but it is worth the wakes if you are picking up fish. An overlooked fishing area is the section of the Tulpehocken arm near Bernville. Launch out of the PFBC Sheidy Access, and head to the right (the entire arm is a no-wake zone). This area has limited boat traffic with plenty of coves and structure that should put fish on the stringer. The access is a great spot to fish from shore, especially for catfish, set up behind the bulletin boards near the boat launch. A reminder that all boats must be registered or have a current launch permit (non-powered boats) to use the PFBC Sheidy Access. Other less traveled fishing areas are the upper section of the Spring Creek arm, and the narrow channel above the bridge at Mt. Pleasant, which are both no-wake zones. Maps are available at the Ranger station, and the lake is open 24/7 for fishing and boating.




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Full Report: Berks County: The Tulpehocken Creek (Delayed Harvest-Artificial Lures Only Area) continues to be a good choice for trout into the beginning of summer. Nice browns and rainbows provided plenty of action over the weekend, with picture perfect weather and stream conditions. The caddis was hot, and the best stretch to fish was downstream of the paper mill. So “tie up”, and get into some good fishing!

Bass were striking hard at Blue Marsh Lake, with anglers hooking up on topwater lures, spinner baits, and plastics worked deep. Many boats were fishing the no-wake arms to avoid the heavy boat traffic on the main lake. Good size crappies were hitting minnows and jigs near structure, and liver remains the preferred bait for catfish. Fish near dusk or into the night for the best chance at a lunker cat.

Bass season is underway and anglers are reporting some success at Blue Marsh Lake and other area waters.




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Full Report: Berks County: Fly-fishing has been productive in the Special Regulations Area of the Tulpehocken Creek.

Brown Trout and Rainbow Trout are actively feeding mornings and evenings, and recent creek conditions have been great. Do not overlook the lower section below the Red Covered bridge, nice fly water and it is holding many fish.

It was a good weekend for fishing on Blue Marsh Lake. Two big Muskellunge caught and released on crank baits (one fish measuring 45 inches), nice Walleye and a few good size bass caught on plastics.

The PA Bass Opener is coming up on June 14. Good luck!




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Full Report: Berks County: Nice weekend at Blue Marsh Lake last week with reduced boat traffic because of the fall like temperatures.

Channel Catfish were striking hard on liver and worms at the PFBC Sheidy Access near Bernville, and in the Tulpehocken arm of the lake. Good size crappies were taken on live minnows fished over downed trees in the Mt. Pleasant area (minimum size 9 inches/20 crappie per day permitted). Bass fishing was a little slow, but it looks good for the opener on June 14.



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