Youghiogheny River

Fayette - Pennsylvania


  • 36 catches

  • 365 followers

  • 1 spots

The Yough (local name) is an excellent coldwater fishery. The boat access in Connellsville is located just under the Route 119 Bridge and provides access for both the power and non-power boater. For a good day of fishing for smallmouth bass on easygoing w...

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Youghiogheny River Fishing Reports

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  1. Finally got around to launching from Little Boston and fishing the section of the Yough, above it. Started off cold as hell, and the bass didnt wake up till 12:30, ...more as temps warmed. Still, only hooked into 2, and landed just this one, as the first one came off at the boat.

    16.0 in. Smallmouth Bass with a Strike King 3XD

    1. Jim Holland 0
      Thanks guys. I think you're right, Rick. I need to switch to later in the day. So conditioned to looking for that morning bite.
    2. Frank Yamada 0
      nice River smallie, Jim
    3. Rick S 0
      Nice smallmouth Jim! I'm thinking about not going out in the mornings, let it warm a bit.
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  2. Hey! THAT'S not a Bass!

    Channel Catfish with a Chatterbait

    1. Jim Holland 0
      Thanks Jeff. That thing tried to rip my arm off! I had one specific goal. Get my damn chatterbait back! So, that meant no line breaking, which I still don't ...more know how it didn't, especially once it got wrapped in my kayak anchor line for a moment!
    2. Jeff B 0
      I caught one Saturday on a 1/32 oz jig with a pink/silver tube while Crappie fishing. Cats get hungry too...lol. Nice catch Jim!
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  3. Smallmouth Bass with a Texas rig crawdad

    1. Derek Stitt 0
      Nice river smallie!
  4. 2 lb. 16 in. Walleye with a worm

    1. kenny thompson 0
      Nice
    2. John Pertinaci 0
      I don't think Delaware is too far away from the Yough.
    3. Noah Shapiro 0
      Good shot
    4. Andy Figiel 0
      thought so...i live in Delaware...usually fish columbia...susky....is it far from there..
    5. Jim Holland 0
      Andy, it's in PA.
    6. Andy Figiel 0
      nice..what state is that river in??
    7. Kenneth Olivo 0
      Nice eye!
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  5. River is down, fish everywhere. Fish on!!

    1 lb. 6 oz. 15 in. Smallmouth Bass with a light green tube worm

    1. Jimbo Harwood 0
      for sure man.
    2. John Pertinaci 0
      Thank you sir
    3. Jimbo Harwood 0
      nice smallie
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  6. 19 in. Smallmouth Bass with a worm

    1. John Pertinaci 0
      You go girl! Ripping lips!
  7. Caught this nice rainbow at the river the other day

    Rainbow Trout with a Night Crawler

  8. 18 in. Rainbow Trout with a Krocadile spoon

  9. Strike King Coffee Tube, Watermelon Red

    1 lb. 12 oz. 16 in. Smallmouth Bass with a tube

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