Bluegill and crappie are plentiful, with smallmouth bass and perch numbers not far behind. Carp and catfish move up along the shore at dusk. The occasional big bass ...more will swim through the area.
Crappie are by far the most popular species. The typical fish runs 10 to 12 inches with plenty of 14-to 16-inch slabs available. Largemouth numbers are good. Shenango is also one of PA's premier Channel Catfish lakes with some getting to 40 inches and 25 ...
Army Corp of Engineers - Fish for bluegills and crappie in Celery Bay or Golden Run. If ice is unsafe, try the Shenango River tail waters for brown/rainbow trout (open water). Southwest Mercer County...
Stocked brown and rainbow trout - western Mercer County. From Shenango Lake dam base to Route 518 bridge - Public/U.S. Army Corps ownership.
Suggested Location for Stocked Trout from Lake Wilhelm Road bridge downstream to Crooked Creek.
Suggested Location for Stocked Trout from Crooked Creek downstream to mouth.