Two Mile Run Reservoir (Justus Lake)

Venango - Pennsylvania


  • 51 catches

  • 159 followers

  • 2 spots

Two Mile Run County Park - Central Venango County near Franklin, Pa. State Route 417. Fishing Tackle Loaner Site, boat rental. Justus Lake is managed under the Big Bass program, special regulations apply. Fish for trout near dam or in creek channel.

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Two Mile Run Reservoir (Justus Lake) Fishing Reports

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  1. This was the first and best fish of the evening.

    Smallmouth Bass

    1. Rick Carey 0
      I been out Chad caught quite a few 2-3lb range last sat ..killing them in flukes..this weekend slower..surface water temp here most lakes 71..I think transition ...more is starting some shallow others starting move deeper..missed big one this morning toowater ..had on for few sec came un done in weeds..I was bummed pissed etc..lol
    2. Chad Jaco 0
      Thank you Jeri!! I guess the secret it to fish as much as possible and get lucky sometimes! lol
    3. Jeri T 0
      nice catch, what's your secret πŸ˜‰
    4. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Tim!! I need to get out more.
    5. Tim Crowley 0
      Nice catch! I’m missing the prespawn fat bass.
    6. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Tod!!πŸŽ£πŸ‘Š
    7. Tod Fisher 0
      A nice smallie ChadπŸ‘
    8. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Rick!! Have you been out at all?
    9. Rick Carey 0
      that's awesome great job chad
    10. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Mark!!
    11. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Rick!!
    12. Chad Jaco 0
      Thank you Richard!!
    13. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Bryan, it was quite a hike, but worth it!!🎣
    14. Mark Merlin 0
      Very nice Chad
    15. Rick S 0
      Excellent!
    16. Richard Baker 0
      Nice colors
    17. Bryan Harper 0
      Sweet Smallie! Beautiful location!πŸŽ£πŸ€™
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  2. Hit the lake after work today. Lots of bass a perch and one very small muskie.

    Largemouth Bass

    1. Chad Jaco 0
      That is true Tim!!
    2. Tim Crowley 0
      Any Muskie is a good Muskie!
    3. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Rick, appreciate it!!
    4. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Tod!!πŸ‘Š
    5. Rick Carey 0
      heck ya Chad good fishing buddy
    6. Tod Fisher 0
      WTG Chad!πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
    7. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Rick!!🎣
    8. Rick S 0
      Nice one Chad!
    9. Chad Jaco 0
      Thank you Carl !!πŸ‘
    10. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Bryan!!🎣
    11. carl schulze 0
      nice catch πŸ‘Œ
    12. Bryan Harper 0
      Nice chunk Chad! πŸŽ£πŸ€™
    13. Chad Jaco 0
      Thank you Mark!!
    14. Mark Merlin 0
      Nice Chad
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  3. Tried for some bass and trout,but this is the only fish I could catch today.

    Largemouth Bass

    1. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Bryan!!πŸŽ£πŸ‘Š
    2. Bryan Harper 0
      Beauty!πŸŽ£πŸ€™
    3. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks John!!
    4. john stimson 0
      nice bass
    5. Chad Jaco 0
      That sounds awesome Mark! Just let me know.
    6. Mark Merlin 0
      I may retire at the end of year. When I do I may get a boat. If I do we should meet up.
    7. Chad Jaco 0
      I normally fish the shore when the wind or weather is bad. But Im out in the boat as much as I can.
    8. Chad Jaco 0
      Thank you Mark!!
    9. Mark Merlin 0
      Do you fish normally from Shore, a Kayak or a Boat?
    10. Mark Merlin 0
      Wtg Chad, nice one
    11. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Rick!!
    12. Rick Carey 0
      good start with a chunk..heck yeah
    13. Chad Jaco 0
      Thank you Walt!!
    14. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Rick!!
    15. Walt Hilliard 0
      good for you
    16. Rick S 0
      Nice one!
    17. Rick S 0
      nice one!
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  4. Found a good spot today. Caught them on worms, minnows and spinners. All trout except for one bass.

    Rainbow Trout

    1. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks john!!πŸ‘ŠπŸŽ£
    2. john stimson 0
      nice catch
    3. Chad Jaco 0
      No Mark, I use a rapala almost all the time in the creeks. I dont flyfish very often.
    4. Mark Merlin 0
      Chad, are you flyfishing for your trout?
    5. Rick Carey 0
      lol don't hold breathe on crappies Ive tried hard this year but for whatever reason I haven't been able to locate them...fishing from shore sucks trying ...more to locate them..lol..it's not the lack of effort for sure from me...you get lucky more than once in awhile..you have knack for figuring them out...not easy at times...nice talking to you buddy...keep cranking
    6. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Rick!! I get lucky every once in a while. Cant wait to see pics of those big crappie your going to catch!!πŸ‘ŠπŸŽ£
    7. Rick Carey 0
      nice buddy I fished few times over weekend missed one big crappie an that's about it..shore fishing lake being down where I fish is tough most fish deeper...nice ...more catch brother you know where to find em for sure
    8. Chad Jaco 0
      It was Bryan, Thanks!!πŸ‘ŠπŸŽ£
    9. Bryan Harper 0
      Nice! Looks a little chilly out there?
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  5. First time I have ever caught a crappie on a live 3 inch bluegill!

    Black Crappie

    1. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Mark!!
    2. Mark Merlin 0
      That's a hog
    3. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Chad!!
    4. Chad M 0
      nice fish man!
    5. Chad Jaco 0
      Thank you Carl!!🎣
    6. carl schulze 0
      Chad with a slab
    7. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Tod!!πŸ‘ŠπŸŽ£
    8. Tod Fisher 0
      Nice slab, Chad!πŸ‘
    9. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Bryan!!πŸŽ£πŸ‘Š
    10. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Rick!! I wish they were all that size!!🎣
    11. Bryan Harper 0
      Real Crappie Chad! πŸŽ£πŸ‘Š
    12. Rick Carey 0
      wow man now that's a slab..I never did that..I was using grubs yesterday an today caught a few
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  6. Caught seven different species Saturday evening. This was the biggest bass.

    Largemouth Bass

    1. Mark Merlin 0
      Sorry so late, I don't always check this.
    2. Chad Jaco 0
      Thank you Mark!!
    3. Mark Merlin 0
      very nice Chad
    4. Chad Jaco 0
      That's because you have been busy catching all those slob trout Bryan!! Thanks!πŸŽ£πŸ‘Š
    5. Chad Jaco 0
      I would vote for you before I would me Rick!! Thanks Bud!!🎣
    6. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Al!!
    7. Bryan Harper 0
      Sweet! I haven’t caught a decent Largie in a while! πŸŽ£πŸ‘Š
    8. Rick Carey 0
      heck ya man...angler of the year...u have my vote brother
    9. alfred kinney 0
      nice one πŸ‘
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  7. Another one from tonight. Using small bluegills and throwing some top water.

    Largemouth Bass

    1. Chad Jaco 0
      I wish I could Rick, but between football and soccer my weekend was busy. Hopefully soon .
    2. Rick Carey 0
      today nice day here you get out today buddy?
    3. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Bryan!!πŸ‘ŠπŸŽ£
    4. Bryan Harper 0
      Nice fish Chad! Love topwater!πŸŽ£πŸ‘ŠπŸ»
    5. Chad Jaco 0
      Your welcome!🎣
    6. Jeri T 0
      gotta give it a try thanks
    7. Chad Jaco 0
      I was using a Rapala X rap prop and a Berkley spin bomb to catch these ones. They make alot of noise.
    8. Jeri T 0
      what kind of top water lures do you use?
    9. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Mark!!🎣
    10. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks John!!🎣
    11. Mark Merlin 0
      Nice catches Chad
    12. john stimson 0
      nice bass
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  8. Caught alot this size tonight. Got this one on top water.

    Largemouth Bass

    1. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Bryan!! Your making me want to go trout fishing!! lol πŸ‘ŠπŸŽ£
    2. Bryan Harper 0
      Nice Largies Chad! πŸŽ£πŸ‘Š
      I need to get out for some bass
    3. Chad Jaco 0
      You got that right Rick!! Thanks bud!!🎣
    4. Rick Carey 0
      heck ya buddy...topwater ...can't beat that buddy...nice ones
    5. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Carl!!!🎣
    6. carl schulze 0
      that's a good day
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  9. Finally caught decent bass today.Also lost a couple muskie right at the net. They spit my bluegill out both times.

    Largemouth Bass

    1. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Jim!!πŸ‘ŠπŸŽ£
    2. Jim Holland 0
      Nice tank, Chad! Wow!
    3. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks John!!
    4. john stimson 0
      nice catch
    5. Chad Jaco 0
      Atleast they weren't very big or I probably would have cried. Thanks Bryan!!
    6. Bryan Harper 0
      Beauty! Nice job! You’ll get β€˜em next time! I lost a 10+ lb Pike this past summer! πŸŽ£πŸ‘ŠπŸ»
    7. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Rick!!
    8. Rick S 0
      A real toad, nice Chad!
    9. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Rick!! I need to get out more!!
    10. Rick Carey 0
      heck ya buddy feels good I'd bet? solid fish
    11. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Tod!!
    12. Chad Jaco 0
      Thank you Josh!!
    13. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Mark!!
    14. Tod Fisher 0
      Good goin Chad, nice bassπŸ‘πŸ‘Š
    15. Nice one Chad.
    16. Mark Merlin 0
      Nice Hog Chad
    17. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Buddy!!
    18. Buddy Pierce 0
      real nice
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  10. Best smallie of the night. Caught most of them on shad raps.

    Smallmouth Bass

    1. Aldo Rosado 0
      There is a smallie in Fitzgerald County Lake and I seen her with my own eyes that come up out of the moss holes and peeked at me. She looked every bit of 8 lbs. ...more and that was in 2003
    2. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Rick!! I use them alot. πŸŽ£πŸ‘Š
    3. Rick Carey 0
      killer baits...great fish buddy nice job
    4. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks John!!πŸŽ£πŸ‘Š
    5. john stimson 0
      nice smallie
    6. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Bryan!!πŸŽ£πŸ‘Š
    7. Bryan Harper 0
      Nice Smallie Chad!πŸŽ£πŸ‘Š
    8. Chad Jaco 0
      Thank you Rick!!πŸ‘ŠπŸŽ£
    9. Rick S 0
      That's a beaut!!!
    10. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Carl!!πŸŽ£πŸ‘Š
    11. carl schulze 0
      nice smallie
    12. Chad Jaco 0
      Thanks Tod!!πŸŽ£πŸ‘Š
    13. Tod Fisher 0
      Good goin Chad!πŸ‘πŸ‘Š
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