Shenango Lake

Mercer - Pennsylvania

  • 69 catches


  • 5 spots

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 ...

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Shenango Lake Fishing Reports

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  1. Details: trees

    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.

  2. 2 lb. 9 oz. 17 in. Largemouth Bass

    1. Nice one. Good picπŸ‘
  3. Details: 12 in. Smallmouth Bass with a dark grey grub, Texas rig

  4. Largemouth Bass with a Arsenal Tank Tube

    1. Derek Stitt 0
      Thanks Melissa & Chris!!
    2. Chris Fox 0
      Nice one!
    3. Melissa Norris 0
      nice catch πŸ˜€
    4. Derek Stitt 0
      Thanks Capt πŸ‘
    5. Nice work Derek!
    6. Derek Stitt 0
      Thanks Jimbo!
    7. Jimbo Harwood 0
      Great fish!
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  5. Largemouth & Smallmouth

    Largemouth Bass with a Rapala DT6

    1. Derek Stitt 0
      Thanks Jimbo & Shawn πŸ‘Š
    2. Shawn Gearinger 0
      Nice pair DerekπŸ‘Š
    3. Jimbo Harwood 0
      some nice catches there buddy!! πŸ‘Š
    4. Derek Stitt 0
      I wish I was buddy. Had to really put in the work to catch them last weekend..
    5. Rich Pardy 0
      You my friend are a bass magnet!!
    6. Derek Stitt 0
      Thanks Bob
    7. Bob kalbaugh 0
      that's a good day of fishing .. nice bass
    8. Josh Sommerville 0
      thank ya sir. right back at ya.
    9. Melissa Norris 0
      nice work πŸ˜€
    10. Derek Stitt 0
      Good luck Josh..
    11. brothers from another mother
    12. Josh Sommerville 0
      heading up to Cheat Lake for the weekend. Derek.
    13. Derek Stitt 0
      Thanks Robert!!πŸ‘Š
    14. Derek Stitt 0
      Thank you Morris!
    15. Derek Stitt 0
      Thanks Josh! Where you heading this weekend?
    16. Robert Coleman 0
      Sweet Largemouth, but an exceptional Smallie! πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
    17. Nice bookends Derek!
    18. Josh Sommerville 0
      Hell ya bro glad to see ya settin hooks on em. awesome job πŸ‘ŠπŸ‘ ive got to work tomorrow then hopefully ill be settin hooks on some bass this weekend.
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  6. Largemouth Bass with a Z-Man Trd Tube

    1. Derek Stitt 0
      Thanks Rich!!
    2. Rich Pardy 0
      Nice shot Derek!!
    3. Derek Stitt 0
      lol Bob.. Thanks
    4. Bob kalbaugh 0
      so that's how you burp a bass now I know. nice one
    5. Derek Stitt 0
      Thanks Morris & Melissa
    6. Nice work Derek!
    7. Melissa Norris 0
      cool pic, nice catch πŸ˜€
    8. Derek Stitt 0
      Thanks Robert!
    9. Derek Stitt 0
      Thanks Josh!
    10. Robert Coleman 0
      Cool pic! Awesome shirt & cap too!πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
    11. Josh Sommerville 0
      awesome pic. congrats.
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